Soroptimist El Dorado met Monday September 9, 2019. President Janett Doile called the meeting to order. In addition to 17 members present, we welcomed guest Loretta Whitney.
Bebee Thomas gave a budget report. Members and their families are encouraged to enroll in Dillon’s Plus Community Rewards – and select our club to receive charitable contributions from Dillon’s.
Bebee also presented plans for an Enchilada Fundraiser – to support club service projects. Tickets are $15 per pan of 8 beef or chicken enchiladas and will be sold October 7 – 30. Pickup is Saturday November 2 at Security 1st Title or delivery may be available. Contact a club member to purchase tickets.
Sharon Mangels gave an update on our club’s BCC Endowed Nursing Scholarship. This year’s scholarship recipient will receive $1000.
Julia Davis announced the first social event of the club year. On October 16 we will dine at Red Robin Burgers & Brews and then play mini golf at All Star Adventures in Wichita.
The 2019 South Central Region Fall Meeting is October 4 – 6 in Quapaw, OK. Seven club members plan to attend.
Donations of women’s sweats were collected for SBA Memorial Hospital for women treated in the ER who need clothing to return home.
Thanks to Trisha Powell for hosting our group at Security 1st Title, and along with Cathy Roland and Kim Whiteside for providing a light supper. Members attending not already mentioned were Susan Adams, Bonnie Buckman, Brenda Burk, Darla Deaton, Ginger Glenn, Debi La Forge, Velma Larimer, Dee Marshall, and Judie Storandt.