Lodge 93 June News
Lodge 93 sponsored a basket fundraiser to help defray the cost of repairing the collapsed wall in front of St. John Byzantine Church. There was a variety of items: gift cards, Easter baskets, small appliances, house wares, children's gifts, outdoor landscaping items, as seen on TV gifts, luggage, TV’s and many other useful items for the home. A complimentary light lunch was offered. Pastor Fr. Vasil Polyak and Helen Kost pulled the tickets while John Katana announced the winners. Door prizes were also drawn. A thank you to the Home Office for supporting our activity through the Matching Funds program and with promotional items.
Mother’s Day Dinner
Lodge 93 sponsored a Mother’s Day Dinner after Liturgy. Fr. Vasil Polyak gave the blessing and then distributed special Mother’s Day bracelets to all ladies in attendance. The menu included chicken, parsley potatoes, French string beans, pasta, salad, vegetable dish, rolls, variety of desserts, Mother’s Day cake and refreshments. John Katana then presented a short program on the origins, establishment, dates around the world and the, “7 Things You Don’t Know About Mother’s Day.” Door prizes were then drawn. A donation was presented to the Good Samaritan Food Pantry. Then another donation was presented to St. John’s Byzantine Church to help benefit the exterior wall project. Both donations were part of the GCU Matching Funds program. A thank you to the Home Office for the promotion items that were distributed. A special thank you to the cooks and helpers that made this dinner a big success.