Fred Hancock Post 19, Renton, WA
Fred Hancock Post 19, Renton, WA

Fred Hancock Auxiliary Unit No. 19

Our Purpose

 

In fulfillment of our Mission, the American Legion Auxiliary adheres to the following purposes:

  • To support and advocate for veterans, active military and their families
  • To support the initiatives and programs of The American Legion
  • To foster patriotism and responsible citizenship
  • To award scholarships and promote quality education and literacy
  • To provide educational and leadership opportunities that uphold the ideals of freedom and democracy and encourage good citizenship and patriotism in government
  • To increase our capacity to deliver our Mission by providing meaningful volunteer opportunities within our communities
  • To empower our membership to achieve personal fulfillment through Service Not Self
Hello to everyone from Unit 19 Auxiliary. Looks like spring has arrived.
We had our Past Commander/Past President Luncheon on March 19, 2022 at which we honored our Past Commanders/Past Presidents for their past service. All had a good time We had a potluck and cake. Audio Books Ministries in Des Moines donated many item to our Rummage sale that is July 8 & 9. There is office furniture and supplies. We also got some comfee chairs and some other supplies for our auxiliary room. Thank you to Christine Gray-Scott for her effort to obtain and have it picked. We also have donation from some of our member, thank you for them. We are still in need for any donations that you have. REMEMBER our Rummage Sale July 8 &9. We held the District 11 Spring Conference on April 24 at our hall. Mary Olsen was elected to be President for 2022-2023. It was a very informative meeting. We had a delicious potluck following the meeting. We helped the post with the Americanism Night and the Law and Order Night. Some of our member attended the Bothell # 127 Corned Beef and Cabbage and Fish BBQ. Both were delicious. Thank you for inviting us. On Sunday afternoon April 24 we did our poppy letter stuffing and addressing. Diana Hagen provide a great lunch after. Thank you Diana. We are looking for- ward to donating Poppy for Memorial Weekend. REMEMBER TO DONATE. We are still providing refreshments to the post meeting. We took Easter treats to the children at the Compass Center in Renton. WE have ordered A.L.F Puppies to give to children who need a soft cuddly companion to help them cope with difficult times in their lives. District #11 Caregivers of Veterans and Veteran Luncheon May 14, 2022. All members are invited. The Auxiliary helped Esther Maas celebrate her 95th Birthday. Our next meeting will be at Legion Hall on Thursday, May 12 at 1:00pm. We will have election of Officers.

 

Submitted by Elva Schulz, President 
Elva Schulz , 425-255-0440, e.schulz@q.com: Erika Tiede, 253-833-1006: Christine Gray-Scott, 206-948-5839, chrisgrayscott@gmail.com:

Esther Maas, 425-255-7108: Diana Hagen, 425-271-3881, randy-diana@comcast.net 
Historian, Chaplain, Sergeant-at-Arms: Diana Hagen, 425-271-3881,randy-diana@comcast.net 

   

Submitted by Elva Schulz 

It's time to renew your membership dues.
Has your address changed?  Contact Esther Maas (425-255-7108) to update your address or pay your dues.
 We invite new members to join us!  We encourage your family members and friends to become involved in a great, rewarding experience – helping VETERANS and their families.   
WE NEED YOU!

COME JOIN US for Sew and Chat

 

We need your company/help in these projects for our veterans in the VA Hospitals.  We sew and tie lap robes, make ditty bags, stuff neck pillows, make wheel chair bags, wrap gifts and other things for the VA Hospital patients.  It doesn't requre much talent or experience - just come and enjoy.  We laugh and discuss the problems of the world.  Men are welcome to come join us.

 

Only a FEW hours are needed and so MUCH can be accomplished!

 

Post 19 Building

3224 NE 12TH St

Renton, WA 98056

 (425) 271-1439

Mailing address:

P.O. Box 503

Renton, WA 98057-0503

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