Cherokee VFW Auxiliary 2253 met Aug. 9 for their regular monthly meeting. President Marian McNabb opened the meeting according to ritual, roll call taken, minutes of previous meeting approved as read.
Shirley Nation gave the treasurer report. Shirley Perrett read the correspondence which included the General Orders. Sally Puhrman, bingo chairman, asked for more help with bingo at the nursing homes, give her a call if you can help out at 225-2728.
Shirley Nation reported 97 membership have been sent, this includes life members. Members were encouraged to turn in Community Service Hours each month to Lila Saxby. President Marian McNabb presented Wilma Porter with a Past Presidents Pin for her many years of service.
September is Gold Star Mothers recognition, special invitation will be mailed to VFW Auxiliary members, Connie Means, Charlotte Siegel, Margaret Steward and Cheryl Winklepleck inviting them to our September meeting.
Members will meet on Friday to clean the kitchen. Fall District meeting will be Sept. 18 in Spencer. Pow-Wow will be Sept. 24-26 at the Ramade, Merle Hay Road, Des Moines.
The Sept. 13 meeting will be a pot-luck with post members at 6 p.m. All members welcome.