March 8, 2001
Seeley Swan Pathfinder
Seeley Lake, Montana
AAL Branch 5657 of Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Seeley Lake, and Faith Lutheran Church, Condon are sponsoring a Helping Hands Spaghetti Supper Benefit on Saturday, March 24 at the Seeley Lake Community Hall from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. The purpose of the benefit is to assist the David Marx Family of Bozeman (formerly of Seeley Lake) with medical and a variety of miscellaneous expenses incurred as a result of a tragic family accident. Funds raised from the benefit will be supplemented dollar-for-dollar by the AAL Home Office.
A lap quilt, made and contributed by Patti Dunlap, will be available as a drawing near the end of the evening. Participants for the drawing need not be present to win. Simply submit a donation in any amount, and the contributor's name will be placed in a Benefit box, from which the winning name will be selected. Checks can be made out to AAL Branch 5657 for the quilt drawing and also the spaghetti supper. There will also be an opportunity to purchase miscellaneous items of merchandise on display.
The Benefit menu includes spaghetti and meatballs, garlic/French bread, lettuce, pie and ice cream, and beverages. A free will donation is requested. Again, checks can be made to AAL Branch 5657. If any are unable to attend but would like to participate in the Marx Family Benefit, contact Herb Schiefelbein (677-2143), or make donations to AAL Branch 5657, PO Box 716, Seeley Lake MT 59868.
Aid Association for Lutherans is the nation's largest fraternal benefit society in terms of assets and life insurance in force, and provides fraternal benefits to 1.8 million members in more than 10,000 branches nationwide. AAL and affiliated companies also offer members valuable services, and provide members with many opportunities to help others in their own communities.