THE HOLIDAYS ARE A GOOD TIME TO REMIND EVERYONE OF SOME VERY WORTHY LOCAL CHARITIES THAT HAVE BEEN ESTABLISHED TO BENEFIT JAL CITIZENS. WHEN MONEY IS DONATED TO THESE CHARITIES YOU ARE ASSURED THAT YOUR DONATION IS BEING USED TO ASSIST LOCAL PEOPLE IN THEIR TIME OF NEED AND THAT THERE IS NO OVERHEAD. IF THERE ARE OTHERS THAT I DIDN’T INCLUDE IN THIS LIST PLEASE CONTACT ROXIE SWAIN AT 575-395-3383.

BETTYE MILLER SCHOLARSHIP FUND, CAROLYN AWBREY CANCER FUND AND HELPING HANDS, ALL ARE ADMINISTERED BY THE JAL CLUB.
SEND DONATIONS TO THE JAL CLUB, PO BOX 778, JAL, NM 88252
DESIGNATE WHICH FUND YOU CHOOSE.

CONTACTS: MARY RUTH PRUETT – 575-631-3225 OR VAL CRITES – 575-631-1919

BETTYE MILLER SCHOLARSHIP FUND
EACH YEAR A $250 SCHOLARSHIP IS AWARDED TO ONE SENIOR FROM THE GRADUATING CLASS TO HELP DEFRAY COLLEGE EXPENSES.

CAROLYN AWBREY
ESTABLISHED IN MEMORY OF CAROLYN AWBREY CLASS ’65 WHO DIED OF CANCER IN 1959 AT THE AGE OF 12. THIS FUND HELPS DEFRAY THE COST OF EXPENSES SUCH AS GASOLINE OR LODGING OF CANCER PATIENTS.

DONATIONS TO HELP WITH CANCER PATIENTS OR FOR CANCER RESEARCH FOR ANY KIND OF CANCER ARE GENEROUS BUT IN KEEPING IT LOCAL THERE ARE NO OVERHEAD EXPENSES AND THE ENTIRE AMOUNT DONATED GOES TO SOMEONE YOU MAY PERSONALLY KNOW WHO HAS CANCER AND IS NEED OF HELP.

FUNDS FOR THIS ACCOUNT IS GENERATED FROM MEMORIAL DONATIONS IN LIEU OF FLORAL ARRANGMENTS FOR FUNERALS AND FROM DONATIONS FOR A CHRISTMAS GREETNG CARD WITH NAMES OF DONAT0RS PUBLISHED ANNUALLY IN THE JAL RECORD. BECAUSE OF INCREASED REQUESTS FROM CANCER PATIENTS FOR ASSISTANCE THIS FUND IS IN DIRE NEED OF DONATIONS.

RECEPIENT MUST LIVE WITHIN THE JAL SCHOOL DISTRICT.

HELPING HANDS
ASSIST PEOPLE IN EMERGENCY SITUATIONS SUCH AS A FIRE, THEFT, ETC WHEN FOOD, CLOTHING, HOUSEWARES, ETC ARE NEEDED. MONEY MAY BE USED TO PAY A UTILITY BILL, PAY FOR A PRESCIPTION, PURCHASE GASOLINE FOR AN EMERGENCY TRIP, ETC.
RECEPIENT MUST LIVE WITHIN THE JAL SCHOOL DISTRICT.

JAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
PO BOX 1205
JAL, NM 88252
575.395.2620

A CHRISTMAS LIGHT THAT WILL BE LIT ON THE CITY CHRISTMAS TREE IN DECEMBER OF EACH YEAR MAY BE PURCHASED FOR FIVE DOLLARS IN MEMORY OR HONOR OF SOMEONE. INCLUDE WHO THE LIGHT IS IN HONOR OR MEMORY OF AND THE NAME AND ADDRESS OF PERSON TO RECEIVE THE ACKNOWLEDGEMENT.

JAL PUBLIC SCHOOL FOUNDATION FOR EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION
JIMMY PINSON
16861 N. Derby
Gardendale, TX 79758
859.519.8284

THIS IS A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION ESTABLISHED BY THE JAL CLASS OF ’54 FOR THE PURPOSE OF BENEFITING AND ASSISTING ACADEMICS AT JAL PUBLIC SCHOOLS. THE GOAL OF THE FOUNDATION IS TO AWARD YEARLY GRANTS TO TEACHERS WHO APPLY FOR THE GRANTS TO BE USED FOR PROGRAMS, PROJECTS OR ITEMS SUCH AS COMPUTER SOFTWARE, WORKBOOKS, AND SUPPLIES THAT ARE NOT ORDINARILY BUDGETED FOR THAT WILL IMPROVE OR ENHANCE THEIR TEACHING CURRICULUM. THE GRANTS ARE FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES ONLY.

JARED ‘BEAN’ HUNTER FUND – DESIGNATE FOR JARED ‘BEAN’ HUNTER FUND
WELLS FARGO BANK
PO DRAWER OO
JAL, NM 88252
575-395-2777

ESTABLISHED IN MEMORY OF JARED ‘BEAN’ HUNTER, CLASS ’03 WHO WAS KILLED IN AN AUTOMOBILE ACCIDENT IN 2006.
THIS SCHOLARSHIP FUND GENERATES MOST OF ITS’ MONIES FROM AN ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT. THE FUNDS ARE DESIGNATED TO HELP WITH THE JHS BOOSTER CLUB PROGRAM FOR ATHLETIC PROVISIONS THAT MIGHT NOT BE BUDGETED FOR AND FOR FAMILIES WHO MIGHT NEED TEMPORARY FINANCIAL AID FOR VARIOUS REASONS

PATRICIA MADERA BENEVOLENT FUND – DESIGNATE FOR PATRICIA MADERA BENEVOLENT FUND
WELLS FARGO
PO DRAWER OO
JAL, NM 88252
575-395-2777

ESTABLISHED IN MEMORY OF PATRICIA RONEY MADERA , CLASS ’61, WHO DIED IN 2003.
THIS FUND IS TO HELP DEFRAY COSTS OF HOTEL ROOMS, FOOD, ETC, FOR FAMILY MEMBERS WHO ARE STAYING WITH A PERSON WHO IS HOSPITALIZED OR WITH TRAVEL EXPENSES FOR PEOPLE GOING TO AND FROM DOCTORS.

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