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VFW 3693 presents check to Fellowship Center

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen
(l-r) Lois Achord, Volunteer and VFW Auxiliary member, Tracie Roper, the assistant director of the Fellowship Center, VFW Post Quartermaster Tanya Whitney, and Adeline Guedry, Volunteer and VFW Auxiliary member during the check presentation on Nov. 24.

VFW 3693 Post Quartermaster Tanya Whitney visited the Fellowship Center on Nov. 24th to present their annual donation of $500. VFW Ladies Auxiliary members volunteer at the center and the donation helps with the Thanksgiving baskets and other needs during the holiday season. The VFW raises money throughout the year through its weekend Bingo and their newest events, the Jambalaya and Cracklin Cooking Contests. For more information on the VFW and their events, call Commander Brent Gautreau at 225-485-7875 or leave a message at the Post Phone: (225) 644-4470.

The Fellowship Center is a non-profit organization that sells donated household items and clothes and uses its profits to help people in need. Please continue to support the Fellowship Center by donating your clothes and household items. For more information on the Fellowship Center’s programs, call 225-644-2711.