Richmond Kiwanis Club

April, 2005 Newsletter

Meetings Tuesday - Noon - Banana's Restaurant

April 5 - Noon
Business Meeting on auction and service project

April 5 - 6 p.m.
Board Meeting
DeSloover's Realty

April 12 - Noon
Pattie A. Clay Hospital Presentation on Heart Rehabilitation
Speaker Sponsor -Elbert Hudson

April 19 - Noon
Carol Siler from the Richmond Area Theater on their "Music Man" production
Speaker Sponsor -Beth Thompson

April 26 - Noon
Beth Thompson
"Competing in the Boston Marathon"

A representative from the Richmond Area Theater descripted their"Music Man" production which would be held in the theater barn at the Battlefield Park. The Kiwanis Club became a $100 sponsor of the local Richmond Area Theater group.

Brittany Benge Receives $500 Kiwanis Scholarship

Brittany Benge, daughter of Mr. And Mrs. David Benge of 210 LaRose Drive, Richmond, is the recipient of a $500 scholarship from the Kentucky Tennessee District Kiwanis Foundation.

Benge, a sophomore Chemistry major with an emphasis in pre-pharmacy at the University of Louisville, has been in the honors program and the honors volunteer program for the past two years.

While at U of L, she has served as the treasurer of the Resident Student Association. She is currently a members of the national Society of Collegiate Scholars and on the Women's Rowing Team.

While Model High School she provided service to Special Olympics, Habitat of Humanity, Pattie A. Clay Hospital, and served as a nursery school teacher's aide. She graduated with honors and received a Commonwealth Diploma from Model High School and was the recipient of the Academic All-State Award for three years.

Benge was one of 19 recipients of the 2004-2005 Kiwanis Foundation Scholarship Recipients in the Kentucky and Tennessee. This foundation is available to children and grandchildren of Kiwanis club members in the two state area. David Benge, Brittany's father, has been a long-time member of the Kiwanis Club of Richmond. He currently serves as the Senior Vice President and Madison County CEO of the Cumberland Valley National Bank.

2005 Auction Kiwanis Club of Richmond

David Benge and Marilou "Piddle" Johnson (left) introduce new auction items as Colman Turpin arranges the next batch of items at the 34th Annual Richmond Kiwanis Auction. The club appreciated the support of both WLFX 106.7 FM and Adelphia Cable - the Richmond Government Channel 12 for their support of the auction.

Click here for additional photos of the 2005 Kiwanis Club of Richmond Auction

2005 Kiwanis Auction Corporate Sponsors

April 12 - Noon
Pattie A. Clay Hospital Presentation on Heart Rehabilitation
Speaker Sponsor -Elbert Hudson

Discussion of Heart Attack Risks and Body Mass Index


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