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1770 E. Venice Ave., Venice, Florida

NO-VEL Post 159 (941) 488-1157

 

 

We welcome all females to join us in our efforts to support our military and our community.  Below is just a sample of the activities we have had in the past year.  We take great pride in our accomplishments and hope to do even better next year.  Please consider joining us.

 

  • ​​​After sending 5 girls to Girls State, one of our delegates was elected to go to National
  • We presented $2,000 in scholarships to local high school students
  • ​Members designed and mailed 200 Christmas cards for Veterans, thanking them for their service
  • ​We hosted a breakfast with Santa for underprivilidged children
  • ​Our President coordinated with the local DAV and VFW in a program to provide Christmas gifts for veterans in nursing homes.  This was the first time all three groups have worked together.  It was very successful
  • ​We honored three of our Auxiliary members in our brick patio, Ruby Bell, Department President, Julia Griffith, District 8 President and Reni Breeden for 50 years of active  membership and service
  • ​Our President, Judy Lemm, received an award from Sarasota Veterans Commission for Auxiliary member of the year
  • ​Our ladies distributed 300 flags while walking in 2 of the local Venice parades
  • ​We visited veterans at the V.A. Home in Port Charlotte every month to play Bingo
  • We sponsored Bingo every week at our local Post 159
  • At the end of the school year we presenedt awards to local outstanding students
  • ​We hosted Loveland Bingo for young challenged individuals 
  • ​We planned, decorated and thoroughly enjoyed six dinner dances to help raise money for our programs

As a result of our efforts we

DONATED $17,403

to Veterans, Community and Youth Progams 

 

 

 

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