Centralia, IL 493

Centralia Elks 493 - Operation We Care

Pat Norrenberns, Tony "Cob" Korzenewski, and Mason Jackson of CFPD



Co-Chairman: ... Pat Norrenberns, Al Weihe, & Dale Aussieker

Thursday Night's Dinner is $6.00 with $1.00 Deserts Furnished by the LOTE ... Free Popcorn ... Starts @ 6:00 pm Remember to bring in 2 cans of food for the Food Pantry and receive your meal for $5.00. If you do not bring in 2 cans or more of food to donate then you can still purchase your "OWC" Dinner for the normal price of $6.00

August 07th

Jackson’s Crew

Country Fried Steak

Mashed Potatoes, Gravy & Corn


August 14th

Dale & Steph’s Crew

Fried Chicken

Mashed Potatoes, Gravy & Corn


August 21st

Pat & Esther’s Crew

Fried Fish, Fries,

Slaw & Hushpuppies


August 28th

Bill’s Crew

Meat Loaf

Mashed Potatoes, Gravy & Peas


September 04th

Swine Crew

Pork Shank

Baked Beans & Slaw


September 11th

First Responders Night

All Volunteer Crews

Fried Chicken

Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, & Corn


September 18th

Wonka’s Crew

Spaghetti & Meat Balls

Garlic Bread & Salad


"OWC" currently has 6 active Crews; Dale & Steph’s Crew, Jackson’s Crew, Bill & Arts Crew, Pat & Esther’s Crew, Wonka's Crew, and the new Softball Crew with occasional (Quarterly) help from the L.O.T.E.'s Crew. Each week along with one of these Crews, the L.O.T.E. prepares and serves a $1 desert available during dinner. THANK YOU ALL!! Anyone wanting to help be a part of this great charitable program please let somebody know and get involved!! Anyone having an idea for new menus, or has suggestions for people or groups needing help, please contact one of the “Operation We Care” Volunteers or contact Pat, Al, or Dale.


Page Last Updated August 2014