Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

December 20, 2013

Eagles food drive collects 1,760 pounds


The Daily Iowegian

---- — In the beginning of November the Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 2675 in Centerville began a women vs men challenge to collect non-perishable food items and canned goods for local food banks. On Monday, Dec. 16 the challenge ended and on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 1,760 pounds of food was donated to the food bank in Moravia.

The Fraternal Order of Eagles was founded in February 1898, with the women’s Auxiliary beginning in 1927. The FOE motto is People Helping People. New members are always welcome and applications can be obtained at the club located at 1101 S. 18th St. in Centerville or by calling (641) 856-5912.