SLCREA member, Bonita Williams, was honored as Florida Retired Educators Association Volunteer of the year and District 9 Volunteer of the year at the FREA award ceremony on May 26.
Congratulations Bonita Williams
Bonita devoted 1930 volunteer hours. She serves in three school, mentors a group of girls, tutors students in math, and assists with coaching a girls’ track team. She is also dedicated to her church, clubs and civic duties. Bonita sponsors and chaperones various youth groups, devotes hours to Florida A&M University Alumni Organization. the Quettes, and AKA Sorority where she is the Baselius.
In addition, Bonita has recruited the most members for SLCREA for 2016 and continues working on 2017.
Bonita is an inspiration or all of us. Thanks, Bonita, for all that you do for our community and SLCREA.
The May meeting of the Saint Lucie County Retired Educators Association will be held on Thursday, May 18, 2017. This is a General Membership Meeting and all SLCREA members are invited and encouraged to attend.
The meeting will be a covered dish luncheon at The Crossing Church at 11:30 a.m.
There will be several guests: Representative Larry Lee, our two Scholarship recipients and their families, and our 5th Grade Essay Contest winner and her family.
We will also have door prizes. (if you have small items you would like to have re-gifted, bring it in a small bag to be used as door prizes)
Remember your dues for next year. $55 includes state and local dues as well as local scholarship.
Please attend and support out local students.
Representing Larry Lee joined the SLCREA for the luncheon meeting on May 26th. During this meeting he conducted the installation of the officers for 2016/2017:
President – Joan McClenny
President Elect – Joan McKinnon
Secretary – Fannie Henderson
Treasure – Pat Davis
As part of his official duties, Representative Larry Lee presenting Past President, Norma McGuire, with “the marbles” she lost during her presidency.
The December 4th meeting of the SLCREA was a luncheon at Gator Trace: a festive and enjoyable time together.
Carolyn Patton, Linda Menikheim, Grace Duvelsdorf and Bernadette Floyd
Michael McKinnon, Joan McKinnon, Deb Mock, Pat Davis and Brenda Keim
Harry Williams, Sue Donaldson, Donald Teal, Linda Menikheim, Christine Allen, Felecia Bruce, Michelle Nurse, Deb Brothers, Vanessa Tillman, Bernedett Floyd, Judy N, Phyllis Thomas, Judy Novotni, Carolyn Patton and President, Norma McGuire
Saint Lucie County Retired Educators Association met on Thursday, September 24 at The Crossings Church. This was a pot-luck lunch. Member, guests and new members enjoyed reuniting with friends after a summer with no meetings.
Presentations by representatives from Devereux and Big Brother/Big Sister were heard before a great lunch.