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Ishpeming, MI Lodge News

Ishpeming Lodge presents check to State Major Project

Exalted Ruler, Kathy Stratton, with the assistance of outgoing Commissioner, Tom Bianco, presented a check for $6200.49 to the Michigan Elks Association Major Project Commission at the annual State Spring Meeting held May 15-May 18, 2008. These funds were accumulated throughout the past year from "365 Banks" collected at the Lodge. Over 1300 of these penny banks were turned in averaging over $4.00 a piece.

Pictured below, E.R. Kathy Stratton, delivers a speech announcing the presentation to the State meeting delegation;

Pictured below (L-R); Tom Bianco, Major Project Commissioner, E.R. Kathy Stratton, and Major Project Commission Executive Director, PSP Lynn Cook.