Scenes From the 2015 Guv’na Kickoff

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2015 GFWC Annual Spring Convention

2015 Spring Convention

2015 Lois B. Perkins Most Outstanding Club Award Winner!!! GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club had a large contingent of members in attendance at the GFWC Annual Spring Convention in Orlando. Federation accomplishments are celebrated at this event as well as individual clubs’ achievements recognized and many educational seminars and symposia are presented in order to… Read More…

Bingo At The Winery Fun-Raiser Event for Guv’na

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GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club will host a different kind of Guv’na FUN-Raiser to support KarenSue Molis, their member and candidate for Lutz Guv’na. A Bingo Blast will take place: Wed. June 3, 2015 1:00 to 3:30 p.m. Land O’Lakes Winery 3901 Land O’Lakes Blvd. (just north of RaceTrac) Land O’Lakes, FL Bingo games, prizes,… Read More…

Annual Relay for Life 2015

WC Relay for Life 2015

GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club once again had a large contingent of members participate in the recent Annual Relay for Life at Steinbrenner High School. Chairperson Ciel Birkett organized the Woman’s Club booth and many of the women did laps along the track in a victory walk as survivors and/or in memory of loved ones…. Read More…

Orlando Canine Companions for Independence Tour

Orlando Canine Companions for Independence

GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club members recently toured the Orlando Canine Companions for Independence (CCI) home and training facility for these wonderful assistance and companion dogs. Ms. Kraemer and Ms. Fisher co-chair this very worthwhile GFWC President’s Project in support of CCI and organized the club tour. The Woman’s Club is collaborating with its sister… Read More…

Paint Your Heart Out Lutz. For Guv’na it’s KarenSue.

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That is the GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club, Inc. Guv’na Candidate. She is a wife, mother, grandmother, and retired art teacher. Originally moving to Lutz to be near her daughter and two grandsons, she found her niche in the Woman’s Club. With in weeks she was a busy lady. KarenSue is currently Education Program Chair… Read More…

Supporting Hacienda Ranch for Girls

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Photo (L-R) Co-Chair Nancy Fisher & Hacienda / Children’s Home Society Director Nick Ginofsky

GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club has long supported Hacienda Girls’ Ranch, a program of the Children’s Home Society of Florida, located in Melbourne, Florida. Hacienda is the oldest favored charity of the Florida Federation of Women’s Clubs which has raised funds to build 3 homes on the property over the years. Hacienda Girls’ Ranch provides… Read More…

Donation for “Support The Troops”

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Photo: (L-R):  Public Affairs Chair Donna Losch and Mark Van Trees, Director of Support the Troops

GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club has for many years been a very strong supporter of “Support the Troops”. This non-profit organization (Support the Troops) collects, packs and ships tons of necessary items donated by corporations to our troops in remote overseas areas where there is little access to a PX or commissary, however, it consistently… Read More…

Literacy & Learning Month in April

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(L-R)  Members of LOL Library Teen Advisory Board VP Vishal Vellody, PR Rep Ethan Centeno, Teen President Curtis Goodwin & Pamela Jim, Woman’s Club, front: Secretary Amanda Mangone

GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club showed its support for Literacy & Learning Month in April by donating a check to Land O’Lakes Friends of the Library Teen Board President Curtis Goodwin to be used for art and other library programs for young people in Grades 6 – 12. Ms. Jim on the Education Committee presented… Read More…

Literacy Month in Lutz and Land O Lakes

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GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club supported and celebrated the month of April as “Literacy Month” in both Lutz and Land O’Lakes. The clubwomen, under the direction of Education Chair KarenSue Molis, presented a donation check to Janet Stelzman, Treasurer of Friends of Lutz Library earmarked for preschool reading programs. Club members read to the little… Read More…