35th Annual Lutz Arts & Crafts Festival

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The GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club, Inc. will hold its 35th Annual Lutz Arts & Crafts Festival on: Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 from 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014 from 10 am to 4 pm at Lake Park, N. Dale Mabry Rd. (south of Van Dyke Rd.) in Lutz. Admission is… Read More…

Over 80 Shoeboxes Donated For “Operation Christmas Child”

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GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club members donated gift items and filled more than 80 shoeboxes as part of their annual “Operation Christmas Child” charity which is part of Samaritan’s Purse. Chair Madeline McCulloh spearheaded the drive and was delighted that she was able to fill the cargo hold of her SUV to overflowing this year…. Read More…

Food Pantry of Christian Social Services Donation

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GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club members, under the leadership of Chair Madeline McCulloh, has recently collected and delivered to the Food Pantry of Christian Social Services in Land O’Lakes over 90 pounds of food items. Their food pantry has found its shelves very bare this holiday season and very much appreciated the donation for the… Read More…

Silk Scarves Donated to Patients at Moffitt Cancer Center

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GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club member Doris Ramaglia, during a recent volunteer team outing to Hope Lodge, generously donated more than 40 beautiful silk scarves to the “beauty boutique” Resource Center at this residence for patients receiving treatment at Moffitt Cancer Center. The boutique / resource center provides attractive wigs, scarves and other head wraps… Read More…

Successful Bling Bingo Benefit

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GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club recently enjoyed a very successful “Bling Bingo Benefit” in support of Hacienda Girls Ranch, a shelter for homeless and abused young girls. Hacienda is the longest supported charity of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs. Club members and guests enjoyed a fun afternoon of shopping and bingo while exceeding their… Read More…

Contribution to Support the Troops

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Support the Troops Rep., Mary Anne Lykins & Chair Donna Losch

GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club members have again stepped up with generous personal monetary contributions to “Support the Troops” to cover postage on packages ready to be sent to our troops overseas. A Woman’s Club team has long volunteered each month to pack gift boxes for those in uniform at the Wesley Chapel warehouse. They… Read More…

GFWC Lutz-Land O Lakes Woman’s Club visits Hope Lodge

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GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club recently visited Hope Lodge, a residence for patients and family members while receiving treatment at Moffitt Cancer Center. The club women regularly prepare and serve a delicious homemade brunch to the guests of this facility. These ladies have become well-known for certain recipes which are now specifically requested and are… Read More…

Successful Baby Shower / Bunco Luncheon benefits Alpha House

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GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club recently sponsored a Baby Shower and Bunco Luncheon to benefit Alpha House during Domestic Violence Month (October) with members donning purple to bring awareness to this issue. The event, chaired by Joan Collins, was well-attended and raised a good amount of cash donations as well as much-needed baby items for… Read More…

Years of Service Pins Awarded

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  (L-R)  10 Yr. Member Sheila Hollahan & President Kay Taylor

GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club President Kay Taylor recently honored a number of members for their years of volunteerism in this community service organization with pins indicating their respective years of service. Ms. Hollahan has been a member and volunteer for the past 10 years and Ms. Bellingar has been with the club for 5… Read More…

‘BLINGED” Bingo Benefit Luncheon Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014

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GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club is sponsoring a ‘BLINGED” Bingo Benefit Luncheon. Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Aquafinz Restaurant 16550 Pointe Village Dr. @ 54 & The Suncoast, Lutz 33558. Donation is $20 to include a delicious luncheon and bingo. There will be vendors, prizes and a silent auction, all… Read More…