Mid-Cities SOS members came through again to provide “comfort and joy” to the women at SafeHaven. In addition to the numerous sets of sleepwear and fuzzy socks, a check for $4500 was presented to Mary Lee Hafley, President/CEO of SafeHaven as a year end donation. SOS contributions to SafeHaven for 2012 total $117,070.00.
As a memorial tribute to SOS member Carolyn Fobes who passed away September 4, 2012, Patty Shaw presented a framed print of a SafeHaven child’s drawing to Natalie Tull, Carolyn’s daughter, and granddaughter Josie.
Officers for 2013 were installed with a candle lighting ceremony by former SOS President, Fonda Martin. New officers are: Deanna Stuart-President, Katie White-1st Vice President Membership, Tara Hutchins-Welsh, 2nd Vice President Ways and Means, Renny Hostetler-Treasurer, Lynda Railsback-Secretary, Gina Head-Historian (Jane Wood stood in for Gina) and Patty Shaw-Parliamentarian. The December 7th meeting was held at Cacharel in Arlington.