Frank Berres, secretary of Elks Lodge 354 of Escanaba, was a man on a mission as he distributed donation checks to three area charities that provide resources to needy individuals and families in the local area. The donations were for $250 each. He is pictured presenting a check to Tom Wilfong, a volunteer with St. Vincent de Paul in Escanaba to use in the group's food pantry.
Richard Kirchofer, a volunteer with St. Vincent de Paul in Gladstone, accepts a check from Frank Berres that will be used in the St. Vincent de Paul Store.
Frank Berres makes a donation to the Escanaba Salvation Army. Accepting the check is Salvation Army secretary, Betty Seger.