Augusta Elk Nominated for National Honor

Lina Michaud – 2019 State of Maine Mother of the Year Nominee

     The Maine Chapter of American Mothers, Inc., is proud to announce that Lina Michaud has been nominated for the 2019 Maine Mother of the Year.   Lina will be traveling to Washington D.C., April 28th – 30th, 2019 for the National Convention, where the 2019 National Mother of the Year, will be selected and honored.

Lina is the daughter of Terry Cloutier and the late Roland Cloutier of Augusta, Maine.  Lina is married to Mike “Shu” Michaud and is the mother of 2 wonderful Children, Anthony and Asia Le.  She also has two lovely Stepdaughters, Marcy Le Tavano and Emily Drake Michaud.  Lina refers to her 3 Grandsons, Lukas, Reid and Logan, as some of life’s greatest blessings!

Lina is the 4th Member of Le Club Calumet in Augusta to be nominated for this prestigious honor.  Lina joined Le Club Calumet and was initiated with the 1st group of (Female) Members in 2005.  She has served at the Club in various capacities through the years and is very proud of her Franco-American Heritage.

Currently, Lina devotes much of her time to her growing family and the youth in her local community through her Membership with the Elks, promoting scholarships, organizing the Greater Augusta Area Back to School Event and is an Advisor for the Antlers (Junior Elks) Program.  Lina is a strong supporter of the Maine Children’s Cancer Program, Kinship Group of Central Maine, Betsy Ann Ross House of Hope for Homeless Female Veterans, Family Violence Project and numerous other charitable programs.  Her commitment and dedication to her community is truly admirable.

Lina is also a member of Saint Michel’s Parish, the Augusta Emblems Club #233, Veterans of Foreign War and American Legion Post 2 Auxiliaries and serves as the ABC Quilt Coordinator for the Maine Chapter of American Mothers.  Lina is extremely proud to be an Alumni of Cony High School – Class of 1979 and the University of Maine at Augusta where she achieved her Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services.

The Maine Chapter of American Mothers, Inc. cordially invites Family, Friends and Colleagues to join us in congratulating Lina on her nomination and wishing her the very best in Washington D.C. as she competes for the 2019 National Mother of the Year at the 84th Annual Convention.  We are confident Lina will be a great representative for the State of Maine.

Our Chapter is putting on a Spaghetti Supper and Silent Auction to help defray the costs of the associated Convention Expenses.

Date:  Friday, March 29th, 2019

Location:  Le Calumet Club, Member’s Lounge

334 West River Road, Augusta, ME

Time:  Social:  5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Dinner:  6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Music:   Archie & Dave

7:30 – 10:00 p.m.

Tickets:  $10.00

     If you would like more information about American Mothers or the Event, please contact our Maine Chapter at: (207) 485-7100  or  (207) 622-3469.

If you are unable to attend the event, but would like to make a donation, please make checks payable to the:

Maine Chapter of American Mothers

C/O Lina Michaud, 27 Bunny Street

Augusta, ME  04330