Audrey Severson (Valkyrien Lodge President) and Sandra Calvert (Valkyrien Lodge Secretary) from Sons of Norway Lodge 5-053 presented Family Resource Center with a $500 donation towards their quarterly newsletter and group classes programming on Monday, November 11th.
The Valkyrien Lodge located in Woodville, Wisconsin, draws active members from Woodville and surrounding towns. Sons of Norway was organized as a fraternal benefit society by 18 Norwegian immigrants in Minneapolis, Minnesota on January 16, 1895.
Sons of Norway is the largest Norwegian-American organization in the world comprised of members in the United States, Canada and Norway. The organization provides opportunities for members to reconnect with the culture and traditions of Norway through local lodges and district lodge activities and events.