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American Legion Joiner-Fitzhugh Post 278


Minutes of January 17, 2017 meeting at Hood County Annex I


Meeting was opened by Commander Asa Maddox at 5:30 P.M. Opening prayer was given by Chaplin Steve Maples and the Pledge to the flag was recited.

Dinner was provided by the Legion Auxiliary.

Program was presented by Linda Mallon, our county Veterans Service Officer.

Minutes from Nov. 15 meeting were presented along with financial report for Jan. 17. Both were accepted as presented.

Salvation Army Kettle Drive report:    Total Contributions $ 34,869.24                                             Legion            $2612.31, Auxiliary $766.15, Lions $821.54,

Donation to Scout Troop 360 $200.00 for their Van Fund for their help on Kettle Drive.

We looked at Advertising pens with our post name on them for our regular attending  post and auxiliary members as well as to use as gifts for our speakers.

IRS form 990-N for 2016 has been filed.

Two of our members have recently passed away: Robert E. Lee and B. J. Richmond Jr.

Next meeting will Feb. 20, 2017 at 5:30pm.  

Meeting was adjourned.


Anderson L. Rash

Adjutant/Finance Officer