Thank you with your help, the Payson Masonic Lodge Clothe-A-Child program was again a success. The Payson Masonic Lodge wishes to thank everyone that donated time or money to this worthwhile cause. With your help, we were able to assist approximately 42 deserving children from Payson, Pine/Strawberry and Tonto Basin elementary schools.
The school nurses, Lauri Lindell, Ginney Ennen, Debra Waterman, Betsy Porter and secretary, Patricia Ahlman, are vital to this program.
We would like to especially thank Wal-Mart, the Tonto Apache Tribe, Mazatzal Casino, Zane Grey, Shrine Club, Payson Womans Club, Ponderosa Chapter #64 Order of Eastern Star, the Salvation Army, Realty Executives Payson and Pine, Maverick store, Crosswinds Restaurant, Knotty Pine Restaurant, Payson Concrete & Materials, Paul Henry Plumbing, Ace Hardware and Nursery, Messinger Funeral Home, Payson Jewelers, Blue Ribbon Auto Sales, Joann Spencer Barnhart, Freeda M. English, Hurbert Moran, Bashas', Safeway, ERA Young Realty, Martin L. Christy, Orabelle Buckley, Elizabeth Bersic, also the Payson Auxiliary Police, Payson Fire Department, Santa Clemit, bus driver Eileen Mitchell, Payson High School Drama Club, Linda Sprague and her group, Compass Bank employees. The volunteer chaperones were great and many also assisted, along with members of Payson Masonic Lodges 70.
Thanks from all the deserving children of Rim Country.
The Clothe-A-Child Committee, Kurt T. Ehrenberg, Program Chairman