Richmond Kiwanis Club

April, 2006 Newsletter

Meetings Tuesday - Noon - Banana's Restaurant


April 4 - Noon
To be Announced
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April 11 - Noon
To be Announced
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April 18 - Noon
To be Announced
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April 25 - Noon
To be Announced
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Kiwanis Club of Richmond Conducts 35th Annual Auction

Click here to see photos of 2006 Annual Auction

Click here to see photos of 2005 Annual Auction

Richmond Register Provides Exceptional Coverage of 35th Auction

Individuals who purchased items at the auction but were unable to pick them up should contact Kiwanis Club President David Harkleroad at Coldwell Banker - DeSloover Realty to make arrangements for getting those items. He may be reached at 859-623-8385 (Home) or 859-582-3607 (Cell) or at this email address at: davidharkleroad@coldwellbankerky.com


The nice thing about being senile is you can hide your own Easter eggs



April 1-30
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International Customer Loyalty Month ­ We highlight this month to honor and generate customer loyalty. Though building customer loyalty should be a year-round thing, use this month to plan on how you can improve on relationships with your customers through better service, higher quality, etc. For information, contact Shep Hyken, Shepard Presentations, 711 Old Ballas Road, #215, St. Louis, Missouri 63141; phone, 314-696-2200;
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Keep America Beautiful Month ­ This month is set aside to educate Americans about their personal responsibility for litter prevention, proper waste disposal, and environmental improvement through various community projects. For information, contact the director of communications, Keep America Beautiful Inc., Washington Square, 1010 Washington Blvd., Stamford, Connecticut 06901; phone, 203-323-8987
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National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Month ­ This month is dedicated to one of America's favorite foods, the gooey, oozy, melty grilled cheese sandwich. With more than 200 varieties of domestic cheese available, the grilled cheese sandwich options are endless! For information, contact Dairy Management Inc., 10255 West Higgins Road, Suite 900, Rosemont, Illinois
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National Pecan Month ­ This month celebrates the great taste, health benefits, and versatility of pecans. This delicious tree nut adds unmistakable flavor, crunch, and texture to just about any meal or snack. Pecans have proven cholesterol-lowering properties and contain more than 19 important vitamins and minerals. For information, contact National Pecan Shellers Association, 5775 Peachtree-Dunwoody Road, Suite 500, Building G, Atlanta, Georgia 30342; phone, 404-252-3663

April 1-7
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National Sleep Awareness Week ­ All Americans are urged to recognize the importance of proper sleep to their health, safety, and productivity and the dangers of untreated sleep disorders. For information, contact National Sleep Foundation, 1522 K Street NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20005; Web site.

April 21-27
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National Volunteer Week ­ National Volunteer Week honors those who reach out to others through volunteer community service and calls attention to the need for more community services for individuals, groups, and families to help solve serious social problems that affect our communities. For information, contact the Points of Light Foundation, 1400 I Street NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20005; phone, 202-729-8168; e-mail; Web site.

April 23-April 29

Skip-a-Meal Week ­ Kiwanis-family members and non-members who send the cost equivalent of just one meal help fund numerous programs that directly benefit children. The program benefits the Kiwanis Children's Fund, sponsored by the Kiwanis International Foundation. For information, contact the Kiwanis International Foundation, 3636 Woodview Trace, Indianapolis, IN 46268; phone, 317-875-8755, x157 or 800-KIWANIS, x157


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