Recipient of 2013 Humanitarian Award

Marvin Hajek, of Victoria, was recently presented with the 2013 Humanitarian Award by Geraldine Venglar, vice president of the DaCosta Lodge No. 265. He has been a member of the lodge for more than 50 years and has served as a trustee for five years. He makes catering arrangements for all the lodge membership functions. Hajek is formerly from Shiner, where he was a volunteer fireman and played for various local bands. After 20 years in car sales, he retired and continued on with his ranching and gardening work.