ESCANABA - The secretary of the Escanaba Serra Club, Dorothy Kollmann, presented the "Outstanding Serra Club Newsletter Editor Award" to Serra Club President, Mary Lu Gaudette. The presentation was made during a recent meeting of the Serra Club.
This is the second year in a row that Gaudette was given this award for Region 7.
Region 7 encompasses 33 clubs and over 900 Serrans in Wisconsin, Indiana, Eastern Illinois and the Upper Peninsula.
Mary Lu Gaudette, right, president of the Escanaba Serra Club, was recently awarded the “Outstanding Serra Club Newsletter Editor.” Making the presentation is club secretary, Dorothy Kollmann.
Gaudette earned the award for her tireless efforts to produce a newsletter that communicates effectively and efficiently the events of the Escanaba Club. Serra Clubs, affiliates of the USA Council of Serra International, seek to:
1) Foster and promote vocations to the ministerial priesthood in the Catholic Church as a particular vocation to service;
2) Support priests in their sacred ministry;
3) Encourage and affirm vocations to the consecrated religious life in the Catholic Church, and;
4) Assist its members to recognize and respond in their own lives to God's call to holiness in Jesus Christ and through the Holy Spirit.