On Nov. 21, Woodmen of the World Lodge 1 presented donations totaling $2,000 to local agencies at its Thanksgiving banquet at Applause Catering in downtown Hagerstown.
The lodge presented the following:
° The Salvation Army — $500 for food
° The Salvation Army — $500 for Toys for Tots
° Fairplay Volunteer Fire Department — $500
° Williamsport Fire Department — $500
Woodmen Lodge 1 is on Reichard Road in Hagerstown. It has presented other donations over the past year, including:
° The lodge donated a 30-foot flagpole, plaque and flag for the town of Funkstown.
° It provided a 30-foot flagpole, flag and plaque on 9/11 for a ceremony at the Smithsburg Fire Co., along with small flags at different events.
° It gave flag sets to a church and to a school for its auditorium.
° It is planning a donation to Four States Christian Food Bank for Christmas.
For more information, call President Buck Fisher at 301-788-1747.