Saddlebrook residents Alane Asp and Bob Kiesa, on behalf of the Elks lodge, made a major donation to the VA Hospital.

On Wednesday, August 11, Exalted Ruler Alane Asp and Veteran's Committee Co-Chair Bob Kielsa presented the Southern Arizona VA Health Care System Hospital with a $2,314 worth of clothing and toiletries. The donations were given to Leilani Kirchn.

In addition, they presented a patriotic quilt to Kelly Laurich, Fisher House Director. The quilt will be used in one of the bedrooms at the house.

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