Anna Maria Island Moose Lodge recently collected items for Hope Family Services and the Domestic Violence Shelter in Manatee County.
Mike Johnson, owner of Spirit Movers, graciously donated a Storage Pod that was placed in the RE/MAX Alliance Group’s Manatee office parking lot to hold the many items collected. Items were distributed to the shelter as well as the Hope Chest Thrift Store at 1215 Eighth Ave. W. in downtown Bradenton.
Sandra Zenzel, Women of the Moose recorder, was instrumental in bringing this all together. With Sandra’s help and the support of Ernie Casali, AMI Moose administrator, along with Barry Grooms with RE/MAX Alliance Group and the overwhelming support of the community, this drive was a huge success. Everyone involved should stand up and take a bow, you earned it. We thank you from the bottom of our hearts. Your support is very much appreciated.
For information about how the Anna Maria Island Moose Lodge and the Women of the Moose support the community, visit www.moose2188.org.
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Woman says thanks to Good Samaritan
This is a “thank you” for the young man who helped me at the Home Depot a few weeks ago.
I had locked my car with my purse and key inside. I am 76 years old and handicapped and was in a panic. I forgot to ask for his name. In helping me he may have been late to go to work.
He used his cell phone to call AAA and did all the talking for me. He stayed with me until all was OK. Everybody is al