Category Archives: 2/18/15: Marcia Mathies – Nebraska State Stroke Association

2/18 Speaker: Marcia Mathies – Executive Director, Nebraska State Stroke Association

Marcia, along with four other representatives were present to receive the proceeds from the 2014 OktoBeerfest.  These contributions totaled $12,700.  Marcia gave us a brief update on the Stroke Association, which included her reporting that they made 100 presentations last year.  She said that the contributions would be used to provide education materials to numerous groups and communities throughout the state.

OTHER MEETING NOTES…

Sertoman of the Day (SOD)
Clues: This guy is NOT a Nebraska boy; He is a UNL grad; His first job was delivering newspapers; He then had a position at a bank; In high school, he played football, basketball, ran track AND played in the band; He met his wife in law school…
The SOD was… Jay Bohlken

Other News
Stan Hart is recovering well and hopeful in his return.

Ron McNulty was back at the meeting, but claimed to have lost 20 lbs. through his illness.

The club is considering adding another Tabitha Meals on Wheels route if we can get more volunteers.

Do you have hearing aids?  Hearing Aid Bank is accepting used hearing aids to be refurbished.  Bring them in to our weekly meeting and they’ll be taken to the Barkley Center.

It was noted that we have space for two additional advertisers in the bulletin for $100 each. 

DONT FORGET TO BRING IN THOSE BOX TOPS!