Soldotna Senior Center’s Hawaiian Luau was our most successful fundraiser yet. We would like to thank all the volunteers that worked tirelessly decorating the Center, ticket sales, soliciting donations, food preparation, food and beverage servers, auctioneers, clean up and other work needing done for this very popular events. We would like to thank Senator Peter Micciche our outcry auctioneers and his wonderful family, Donation Committee Mary Lane and Estelle Parks, Decorations George Parks, Al Chong, Ken Riechert, Ken Losser, Nita Douthit, Carolyn Prince, Dody Tachick, Jake Conver, Dorothy Diamond, Elaine Fullerton and Margaret Phelps. Table setters Nita Douthit, Carolyn Prince, Dody Tachick, Billie Meisinger, Dorothy Diamond Margaret Phelps, Elaine Fullerton. Kitchen Staff Al Chong, George Parks, Ken Reichert, Paul Axtmann, Kathy Axtmann, Gloria Botello, Jake Douthit, Alicia & Kenny Brubaker, assistants James & Mark. Servers Kathy, Melinda, and Elders; Greeter and Lei presenter Dani Kebschull, Silent Auction Betty Seimion and Billie Meisinger, photos Peninsula Clarion’s Rashah McChesney and Ken Losser, and all the clean-up volunteers. We would next like to thank all of the very generous donors including Aspen Hotel, Bailey’s Furniture, Sportsman’s Warehouse, Darlene Biastock, Dana & Darlene Nichols, Trinity Greenhouse, Alaska USA Federal Credit Union, Poppy Lane Flowers, River City Books, Dragonfly Gallery, Susan’s Bath & Body Botique, Curves for Women, Buckets Sports Grill, Fred Meyers One Stop Shop, Sweeney’s Clothing, Kenai River Brewing Company, Jersey Subs, Mary Lane, Odies Bead-it, O’Reilly Auto Parts, Katie MacLeod, Caribou Family Restaurant, Gourmet Garden & Deli, Hydra Murray, North Country Fair, Nita Douthit, Paul Fischer, Betty Siemion, Johnson Tire Service, KiKay Fashions, Fine Thyme Cafe, Marilyn Connell, Hey Good Lookin, Fashionably Sassy, Don Jose’s Mexican Restaurant, and Sportsman’s Warehouse. Another huge thank you to Peninsula Clarion, KBAY Radio and KSRM Radio for their fantastic media coverage. A special thank you to Hula master, choreographer and teacher Bunny Chong and her assistant Al Chong. This successful event is attributed to all of our dedicated volunteers and donors. We thank you again, and truly appreciate all you do for Soldotna area seniors.
Posted June 28, 2013 10:07 am