Kiwanis meeting of June 14th
Brianna Miller was our guest today. After introductions we went into our agenda :
Paul Van Aken celebrated his birthday this week
Members celebrating club Anniversaries this week were Deb Staelgraeve and Bob Knabusch
Volunteers are needed for the Community Meal on 6/20. See Iggy if you can help
Our next Board meeting is on 7/11 at noon
Our July 5th meeting will be held at the Holiday Camp.Please come early that day if you can
We will be selling beer at the Monroe County Fair for 1 day as a Fundraiser
We are invited to a Potluck Picnic for Volunteers at the National Battlefield on June 27th. Contact Jim or Jami Keegan if you can go
The Social Committee will be going to the Toledo Mud Hens game on July 26th. Contact Jim Petrangelo if you would like to go
Dick Sager could use some help with the Special Olympics Golf Outing on August 14th, including items for the goody bags
He could also use some volunteers at the Aktion Club Conference on September 15-17
Vuncia from the Monroe County Learning Bank was our guest speaker. With the help of the Monroe Public School and MCCC they are able to continue to offer education to several students who miht not otherwise finish school. There have been over 180 graduates to this point, with over 25 walking this year in a ceremony at MCCC.
They are also able to offer a Day Care for those wishing to attend school.
The Learning Center was opened in 2010 in a former MBT building in Orchard East.
There students range in age by :49%-16-24,41%-25-44
35% have a learning disability
85% are unemployed
93% have a goal of Education and Employment
For more information contact them at 734-265-4200 or www.facebook.com/MCLBN