Southeastern FE-Lions announce schedule, recruit members

Contact: Tonya Lowentritt
Date: September 4, 2012

      HAMMOND –The FE-Lions, a chapter of the Southeastern Louisiana University Alumni Association, has announced its 2012-13 schedule and recruitment campaign for new members.

     The organization has grown to more than 200 members, said Southeastern Alumni Association Director Kathy Pittman. The FE-Lions host luncheons in conjunction with Lions home football games and sponsor other functions such as the annual "Champagne Bingo" fundraiser.

     Annual dues are $10. Luncheon tickets are $16.50 until Sept. 6 and $20 after that date. Reservations must be made in advance.

     "Our programs promise to be more fun than ever, with great speakers, lively commentary, delicious food, and spirited chatter among our members," said Pittman. "You won't want to miss a single event, and you surely won't want to miss an opportunity to get your tickets for Champagne Bingo. It's not too late to join the fun, so mark your calendars and get ready to show your FE-Lion spirit."

     FE-Lions luncheons will be held this year at Trey Yuen, 2100 N. Morrison Blvd. in Hammond, on Sept. 6 and 19, Oct. 10 and 25, Nov. 7 and Dec. 6. Champagne Bingo is scheduled for Jan. 26 at Southeastern's Twelve Oaks.

     Funds raised by the FE-Lions help support the Southeastern athletic program, including raising money for endowed scholarships and other activities. For additional information about the FE-Lions, contact the Southeastern Alumni Association at (985) 549-2150 or 1-800-758-2586.

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