Tag: Sun Lakes Womens Association

Comfort pillows available

Comfort pillows are available free of charge to aide in recovery for patients of breast cancer surgery. This pillow is designed to be worn under the arm over the patient’s incision area to protect the tender skin from friction and pressure from clothing. It also may be worn under the shoulder strap while driving a…

Sun Lakes Women’s Association

Jacqueline Ruffino-Platt Our gracious ladies of the Sun Lakes Women’s Association are at it again. The are keeping busy with the upcoming golf tournament and a mini bazaar not far behind. The date for the golf tournament is March 6 at Palo Verde Country Club. Get your team together, play and have fun. Contact Diane…

Sun Lakes Women’s Assoc. news

Colleen McKnight The Sun Lakes Women’s Association is the oldest sanctioned club within Sun Lakes. Started in 1974, it began as the Volunteer Firefighter Women’s Auxiliary, but changed its name after just a few months. It is now, as first created, a free membership association of all women living in Sun Lakes, CW/PV and IronOaks.…

The Hot Spot

Sun Lakes Women’s Association President Collette McNally presents a check for $8,000 to Sun Lakes Fire Department Union President Captain Ron Puchta (left) and SLFD Chief of Department Troy Maloney. The SLWA has been a loyal and consistent friend to the Sun Lakes Fire Department since its early days. The funds will go to the…

T’is the season

Diana Perez Diana Perez enjoyed playing the piano and singing at the Women’s Association Christmas luncheon last year and the wine tasting events at Oakwood County Club in early 2015. Currently she enjoys entertaining at several retirement facilities in the Valley. She absolutely loves to see a smile on the faces of her audience and…

SLWA offers comfort

Barb Meisberger In August, 2015, I approached the Sun Lakes Women’s Association for help with a project I had recently undertaken to aid breast cancer patients after surgery and was greeted with an overwhelming response. Coming from a family that has a breast cancer victim in each generation (mother, sister, daughter and self included), I…

Sun Lakes Women’s Assocation Annual Bazaar

Doti Breyen The Sun Lakes Women’s Association wants to thank everyone who generously donated their household items throughout this very warm summer. We have been keeping our haul-a-men very busy and the women have packed off some remarkable treasures for our Annual Bazaar being held November 5, 6, 7 and 8. This is stacking up…

Comfort cushions

These pillows can help to ease recovery from breast cancer surgery.

Barb Meisberger In observance of the October Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Sun Lakes Women’s Association will be giving away these special post-op pillows to any woman undergoing surgery for a lumpectomy or mastectomy. The pillows have been designed to bring comfort while recovering from surgery. It is placed underneath the arm where surgery has…