Nov. 18 Club Notes

Altrusa International of Portales, met on Monday in the Sandia Room at Eastern New Mexico University with 20 members and two guests present. President Beverly Bennett presided over the business meeting and conducted the opening ceremonies.
JoNell Brooks gave the Altrusa accent. Nancy Legleiter, secretary read the minutes of the previous meeting. She also read a letter from the Altrusa International Foundation thanking the club for the $100 contribution to the Foundation Grants Program.
Bennett recognized Frankie King, Mickey Stowe, Sharon Davis and Diane Parker for sponsoring new members.
Pam Bernier reported on items needed for the Victims of Domestic Violence shelter.
Cindy Harth and Dannah Brown reported on the annual Holiday Happenings fund raiser.
Sharon Davis reported on the proposed sign to be placed in the median in front of Garden Source.
Bernice D’Agostino drew for Queen of Hearts contest, which currently has over $801 in it.
Bennett introduced Debi Lee, who talked about the Portales Downtown Plan.