The VFW Post 3289 Auxiliary meeting was held on June 8 with 17 members present and 1 guest.
A total of 3 awards were received from national.
A $10 memorial was received.
Thank you cards were received from the family of Georgia Bentley, Janelle Frost Geiser and the Gary Sinise Foundation.
A total of 24 quilts are being brought to June convention. There are 18 from New York Mills and 6 from Perham.
Outgoing President, Amanda Weller, received a monogrammed Auxiliary journal in honor of her service on the local level and her continued service on the District Level.
The VFW Auxiliary will provide breakfast on June 12 for the RMH Ride. The Memorial Day program went well. (The 4-H Group, Heinola Hustlers, helped place 523 flags at 4 local cemeteries.)
On June 18 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. electronic devices will be collected at Trinity Church in NY Mills to aid a Veteran. Department convention is June 9-12. We will provide a basket for Ways and Means. The Auxiliary will participate in the local parade on July 8.
The next meeting will be on July 14 at 6 p.m.