KENDALLVILLE – The Avilla Masonic Lodge No. 460 F. & A. M. presented Cherish Smith, Executive Director of the Noble County Council On Aging (NCCOA), a donation of $500 on Tuesday, April 30th. Accompanying Cherish were Regan Ford, President of the Board of Directors, and Wayne Paxson, NTS Driver.
Presenting the check was Shabbir Morriswalla, Master of the Lodge. Other Lodge members present were Bob Fletcher, Past Master, Larry Wolf, Lodge Officer, Ed Ransom, Lodge Officer, Frank Stotler, Lodge Officer, and Tom Baughn, Lodge member.
Bob Fletcher, Larry Wolf, and Frank Stotler are involved with NCCOA and asked that the Lodge make a donation. They have a membership of about forty and do fundraising throughout the year and donate to the community both physically and financially.