December News
Debbie Mayer with Molly
Debbie Mayer with Molly
Thank You being our "Official Photographer"
2nd VP/Newspaper Sale Chair Jodi Cress
2nd VP/Newspaper Sale Chair Jodi Cress
pictured with husband
and our current President Jeremy Cress
Lancaster-Fairfield County Charity Newsies
Annual 'Paper Drive' Newsies
Our Signature Event since 1936!
Amy Wright
Austin Schorr
Brent Bair
Damon Notestone
Dave Bell
Dave Darfus
Deven Draper
Evan Murphy
Heather Parks
Jenny Hyme-Corney
Jim Harmon
Jim Lehman
Joe Schorr
John Little
John Sulzmann
Kim Sulzmann
Logan Burkhart
Lisa Bowes
Max Griggs
Mike Kilbarger
Mike Schorr
Misty Harmon
member one
Member two
Paul Reef
Phil Kiger
RL Wright
Roxanne Donofrio
Tom Bowes
Reynoldsburg crew
Bar Hop crew
October News
Fairfield County's "Trail Of Scarecrow and "Win A Free Ticket" contest connected to our Car Giveaway
WinAFreeTicket-JR Smith
Men's Golf Outing
group of golfers
Another fun Men's Golf Outing for the Charity Newsies - thanks to Lancaster Golf Club for hosting us Friday, October 6, Kim and John Sulzmann for assuming golf chair duties to get it done - and to ALL our Newsies volunteers who worked to help make this event a success!
(Photos by Newsie Misty Harmon)
winning team
Winning Team: Matt Green, Nate Weisenstein and Brandon Davis
event tent
logo of hat
group one
group two
group three
group checkin
group four
group five

Annual School Clothing Drive
A great showing Saturday, July 29 for the Charity Newsies' annual School Clothing Drive - thanks to Newsies members and friends.
pictured (l-r): Jim Lehman, Roxanne D'Onofrio, Nate Peters, Kim Sulzmann, Bob Williams, Dave Darfus, Bill Clemens, Debbie Mayer, Greg Russell, Pinky Cook, John Little, Jeannie Draper, Jim Draper, Stephanie Brown, Mike Purcell, Meagen Bowland, Ann Cherry, Colt Huffer and John Bowland.

Also - special thanks to Crossroads Event Center for hosting us again, the ladies from 211/Information & Referral at our check-in counter and Lancaster Vineyard Church for partnering with us to provide grilled goodies and games!  Plus six Fisher Catholic ECHO (Encountering Christ by Helping Others) students, for helping set up Friday night!
greg and president
member tally number
member taking input
member taking info
man wearing one academy shirt taking notes
women at the check in desk
families enjoying a cookout
free face painting and games
teens posing
woman in pink
woman at table taking notes
man in grey shirt and glasses taking notes
woman in orange shirt sitting at a table taking notes
woman sitting at a table taking notes
man sitting at a table with arms crossed smiling

"Celebration of Possibilities" Award Banquet
The Charity Newsies are proud to have been recognized at this year's "Celebration of Possibilities" awards banquet, presented by the Fairfield Board of Developmental Disabilities on Wednesday, May 17!

Thank You so much to Fairfield DD - and all these state and community leaders - for this honor!
members with awards
Pictured with the various items(l-r):
Mike Purcell, trustee; Jodi Cress, 2nd vice president; Greg Russell, chief investigator; Jim Draper, 50+ year Newsie member; Bill Rhonemus, trustee; Jeremy Cress, president.


Newsies dedicated a tree planted at the American Legion in Lancaster to the memory of
Fred Strawser
Fred Strawser memorial
Prior to our March 2023 membership meeting, the Charity Newsies gathered to honor the memory of late past President and longtime Secretary Fred Strawser

The Newsies were joined by Fred's wife Brenda (front row, 5th from right)
and other appreciative family members
(front row, all four right of Brenda). 
honor the memory of late past President and longtime Secretary Fred Strawser
in memory of Secretary Fred Strawser