The Randolph FFA Alumni held their annual meeting and auction on March 11 with 60 members and 15 guests attending. Auctioneer Larry Lee called the auction and over $6,200 was raised for scholarships, reports Ed Terry.
Donations can still be sent to
Randolph FFA Alumni, care of Terry at Randolph High School.
Board members elected for three year terms were Charlie Radman, Jeff Werner, and Brian Randolph. Officers elected were Mark May, President,; Mark Anderson, V.P,; Chicky Otte, Secretary; and Charlie Radman, Treasurer.
Money raised from the toy auction goes to high school seniors for scholarships and also to an FFA member who is now in college. This was the 7th Annual Toy Auction. Last year the auction raised $5,000 and to date over $17,000 has been raised for scholarships.
Dealers who donate toys for the auction are: SEMA of Northfield, Frontier Ag & Turf of Cannon Falls, Minnesota Ag Group of Northfield and Hastings, Isaacson's of Nerstrand, Werner Implement of Vermillion, Niebur Implement of Miesville, and AgStar of Northfield.
New this year was a pedal tractor donated by Larry Lee and Haas Livestock of Cannon Falls.
Individuals who donated this year are Arne Rauvola, Steve Rechtzigel, Paul Trapp. Scott Drinken, Eric Ruud, and Herman Transberg