Marlene J. Bielenberg Barr

Title:  Volunteer
Company: Ypsilanti Thrift Shop
Location: Ypsilanti, MI United States
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Affiliations/Associations/Societies:

  • Alpha Delta Kappa, Beta Zeta Chapter (president, 1965-1968) (president, Area X,  president council Michigan, 1966-1968) (historian, 1986-1988) (chairman, ways and means committee 1994-1996) (co-historian 2002-2004) (chairman, altruistic committee, 2004) (chairman, 40th anniversary celebration, vice president, 2010
  • American Association of University Women (AAUW), Life Member (chairman gourmet arts study group 1968)
  • Ann Arbor Bike Touring Society (co-chair, One Hell of a Ride, 1995)
  • Ann Arbor Women’s City Club, Life Member (chairman ways and means committee, 1995-1997) (chairman, Home Tour 1996-1997) (assistant member, chairman 1998-1999) (chairman member committee, 1999-2000) (nominating committee, 2000) (chairman, Home Tour 2001) (chairman member committee, 2001-2002) (nominating committee, 2002)
  • Boy Scouts of America, Troop 290 (treasurer, 2000-2018) (secretary, 1989-1995)
  • Chandler Birthday Club (treasurer, 1990)
  • Emmanuel Lutheran Church (chairman, church nominating committee, 1999-2000, 2007-2009) (chancel choir, 1980-1996, 1998) (secretary, endowment committee, 1995-1996) (church council, 1986-1990)
  • (youth coordinator, secretary youth standing committee, 1983-1989)
  • Farmington Genealogical Society, (social chair, 2014-2019)
  • Fletcher Elementary School, Ypsilanti (room mother, 1982-1983)
  • Fletcher School (advisory council, 1980-1981)
  • Friends of the Ypsilanti District Library
  • Genealogical Society of Washington County (GSWCO)
  • Girl Scouts of the United States of America (GSUSA) (assistant leader, 1978)
  • High/Scope Educational Research Federation Endowment Board (1993-1996)
  • Ladies Literary Club – Ypsilanti (corresponding secretary, 1976-1978) (secretary, board of trustees 1982-1986) (vice president, 1986-1990) (president 1990-1992) (treasurer, board of trustees, 1992-1997)
  • Law Wives of Washtenaw County (editor, 1970-72)
  • Marquette County Historical Society, Life Member
  • Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO) (chaplain, 1991-1993) (chapter president, 1997-1999, 2018-Present) (chairman program committee, 2014-2018) (treasurer 2001-2003) (chairman program committee, 2004-2005) (vice president, 2005) (chairman program committee, 2009-2010)
  • Thrift Shop Association, Ypsilanti (chairman, nominating committee, 1998-1999) (president, 1981-1983, 2002, 2009-2010) (scheduling chairman, 2007, 2000, 1993-1996) (vice president, 1979-1981)
  • United States Power Squadron, Ann Arbor, MI Chapter (treasurer, 2008)
  • Ypsilanti Community Choir (board of directors, 1984-2010)
  • Ypsilanti Historical Society, Depot Town Association, Life Member

Achievements:

  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2020)
  • Recipient, 50 year Service Award, Thrift Shop of Ypsilanti (2019)
  • Recipient, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2019)
  • Recipient, Women of Merit Award, celebrating Women in Scouting (2019)
  • Certificate of Appreciation, Boy Scout Troop 290 (2018)
  • Recipient, Community Service Award, Ypsilanti Kiwanis (2017)
  • Honorary Life Member, Ann Arbor University Women (2016)
  • Recipient, Golden Sister Award, Alpha Delta Kappa, MI (1965-2015)
  • Life Membership, Ladies Literary Club of Ypsilanti (2010)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who of American Women,” Marquis Who’s Who (1993-2011)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Who’s Who (2001-2009)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in Finance and Industry,” Marquis Who’s Who (2002-2003, 1998-1999)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the World,” Marquis Who’s Who (2002, 1993-1995)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the Midwest,” Marquis Who’s Who (1992-2001)

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