Wright West County Branch 8241 has received Lutheran Brotherhood's superior rating for its community service activities in 1997.
The rating is the highest given by Lutheran Brotherhood and recognizes the local service group for its effectiveness in bringing Lutheran Brotherhood's fraternal resources into the local area.
Wright West County Branch 8241 received this award based primarily on the number and variety of volunteer service projects and fund-raising events it conducted to strengthen local communities. The branch also excelled in distributing Lutheran Brotherhood matching funds to Lutheran congregations.
Officers serving Wright West County Branch 8241 in 1998 are: David Power - president, Cokato; Richard and Catherine Ransom - vice-presidents, Annandale; Joyce and Dean Hawkinson - secretary, South Haven; Linda Krienke - treasurer, Waverly; Neil Sideen - publicity officer, Howard Lake; Adelyne Lankki - service officer, Cokato; Wallace Krienke - education officer, Waverly; and Carol Sideen - RespecTeen officer, Howard Lake.
The Lutheran Brotherhood district representative serving the branch as fraternal branch consultant is Larry Reitmeier.