Altrus History (1966-1967)

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Altrusa International, Inc.
of Fostoria, Ohio, USA
District Five





Board of Directors
President Kathleen Bender
Vice President Florence Adams
Recording Secretary Opal Van Dorn
Corresponding Secretary Helen Lemmon
Treasurer Mary Ellen Crowe
Directors Rosemary Clark (1968)
Blanche Drake (1968)
Ura Lee Norton (1967)

Let Freedom Ring project was continued.
Gifts to Sandra Barfield for extra tuition and incidentals.
Purchased 10 litter cans, costing $150.00, for Anti-Litter Campaign.
Film “Let’s Keep America Beautiful” was shown in schools and viewed by 3,374 persons.
Vocational Counseling was given to St. Wendelin students.
Gave Sandra Haworth Feidler $205.77 for tuition at Fostoria Academic Center of Bowling Green State University for text books.
Purchased 50 copies of “So Proudly We Hail” and presented copies to each school, service club and library.
Received Lift Award for efforts to beautify city through Anti-Litter Campaign.
Donated $50.00 to Kaubisch Memorial Library.
Members donated more than 50 books to be sent to U.S. Information Centers abroad.
Altrusa International Fiftieth Anniversary commemorated with skit “Fifty Fruitful Years.”
Purchased 24 books, costing $18.00, for Spanish American classes for adults.
Contribution of $50.00 was made to Founders Fund.
Contribution of $80.00 was made to Grants in Aid.
Country Store project netted $285.60.

Members Gained: Claudia Hillier
  Dorothy Kinshaw
  Helen Leonard
  Eileen Martin
  Nancy Slaymaker
  Betty Summer

Members Lost: Eileen Bishop
  Dorothy Downs
  Nelle Faber
  Janet Gilberg
  Ruth Hazeltine
  Marguerite Hopkins
  Alice Houser
  Viola Lundberg
  Marjorie Maurer
  Mary Murphy
  Dorothy Pfau
  Helen Wright

If you are interested in additional information about Altrusa International of Fostoria, Ohio, please contact:

Club President
Altrusa International of Fostoria, Ohio, U.S.A.
P.O. Box 531
Fostoria, OH 44830


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