Katy Texas Club to Honor Firefighters
The Greater Katy Exchange Club will hold their monthly meeting on Wednesday October 5, 2011 at West I-10 Fire Department Station 1 which is located at 22125 Kingsland Blvd Katy Texas. The program will begin at 6:30 PM and will include a tour of the Fire Station along with a discussion lead by one of the Firefighters who will speak about wild grass fires, home fire safety, and fire prevention. The Greater Katy Exchange Club will make a presentation of “Fireman of the Year” at this meeting. This program will include a meal and a fee will be charged. Membership in the club may also be required. Please RSVP by October 4, 2011 at firstname.lastname@example.org. Payment in advance is required.
Greater Katy Exchange Club has been in existence since 2005 while the National Exchange Club was founded in 1911 and this year is their 100 anniversary. The Club has stated purpose being: “A group of men and women working together to make the community a better place to live through various programs such as … Community Service, Youth Activities and the National project of Prevention of Child Abuse”.
I am happy to see a local group taking the time to honor our local Firefighters who many times are unsung heroes that no one even notices.