The Ladies’ Auxiliary to VFW Post No. 2173 met on Thursday, April 9, at the post home in Vandalia.
President Victoria Shaw called the 7 p.m. meeting to order and opening ceremonies were observed.
The minutes were approved as read for the March meeting.
The treasurer reported the current balance with her report being filed for audit.
Community Service chair Ann Wasson recorded the service of members present.
A donation was made to Project Prom.
A scholarship committee was appointed.
Poppy Days were set for May 29-May 30.
Donna DeTienne and Judy Hull were elected convention delegates.
A memorial contribution was made for Wilma Grawe.
Norma Shaw was elected president for 2015-2016 with Wanda Winders, Ann Wasson, and Mary Gramley serving as trustees. Current officers were elected to continue into the 2015-2016 year.
Closing ceremonies were observed.
The nine members attending were Donna DeTienne, Val Galloway, Mary Gramley, Judy Hull, Paula James, Norma Shaw, Victoria Shaw, Ann Wasson, and Wanda Winders.
The next auxiliary meeting is Thursday, May 14, at the post home. All members are encouraged to attend.