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CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS: Arc of Jefferson & Nearby Counties

Arc of Jefferson & Nearby Counties

The Arc of Jefferson & Nearby Counties held its first meeting of the year Sept 27 at the Tenco building in Fairfield.

The group will create a list of duties for each position on the executive board so new members will have an idea what is expected of them. Sandy Stever report on moneys awarded by Jefferson County Foundation for the “Last Resort Fund.” This money will be used for emergency circumstances for clients.

The purchase of Quick Books was discussed to be used by the treasurer. Discussion will continue at the October meeting.

New brochures are being made. The execute board members will be listed as members to reach out to. The brochure will be displayed around town.

The group will donate to the Jefferson County Sheriff for National Child Safety.

The Knights of Columbus annual Tootsie Roll drive was Friday and Saturday. They had a great turn out despite the weather.

Codie Ameson, Lynn Kane, and Cody Stanley participated in the block party Sept. 30 at Hy-Vee.

The next meeting will be 5:30 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Tenco building. Everyone is invited so there are ideas from others.