Ralph “Woody” Whitman of Plymouth was awarded the Moose Fellowship Degree of Honor at the Moose International Annual Convention in Tampa, Florida.
The Fellowship Degree is awarded to men who have demonstrated leadership ability by giving their time and effort to serve on various Moose committees and by being a loyal, enthusiastic and active member of their Lodge. The Fellowship Degree is the third of four degrees that Moose members are eligible for. Members of the Fellowship Degree are recognized throughout the Moose organization as fraternal leaders who have earned the respect of their fellow Moose members by service to others.
Whitman, a member of the Plymouth Lodge for many years, has served in many officer and committee roles in the Lodge; he is currently serving in the Lodge as the Governor (his third term in the last 4 years). He is also MA/RI Moose Association District 4 President, and is an officer in the MA/RI Moose Association Minuteman #28 Moose Legion, the Degree of Service.