Kiwanis presents a $8,750 check to Ashley Sine and McKinney Education Foundation
with MISD Superintendent Dr. Rick McDaniel.
Challenge Air Fly Day
Thanks Terry Sanner for heading up this great event. Mike Malone for cooking the hotdogs and Mike Livezey for arranging with the airport. Great turnout to help serve lunch: John Moore, Duane Landa, John & Paola Lopez, Sara Thomas, Sandra Williams. There to send Jimmy up in the air were Jim and Anne Cairo and Varsh Vartian. Jimmy
Terrific Kids in Three Elementary Schools
Caldwell: Tuesday, May 15th at 8:15 and 8:45 for the Caldwell Magic Shows. Magic Mike will be the Magician Contact: Dub Norrid.
Magic Mike performs his grand finale at the Caldwell end of semester celebration.
Finch: Annual Park Palooza on Wednesday, May 31. It will be held at the Finch Park with starting times of 8:30 AM and 12 Noon. The kids love going to the park to play games and have fun in the splash park. Contact: Bob Cole
Bob Cole, Rob Nelson, and the kids at Finch enjoyed an end of semester celebration on December 15th with many exotic animals from Cathy's Critters.
Webb: The final Webb Math Party in the Park, Wednesday May 24th at 2pm. Reading and Math every Thursday morning. Contact: Jim Smith
Key Club Split
The Key Club had their District Board Meeting this past weekend. It was decided that the Division would not split.
Boyd: Brandon Herbison. Faculty Advisor: Harriet Bergman
McKinney High: Margaret Harsch, Ashley Sine. Faculty Advisor: Laura Smith
McKinney North: Payton Brooks & Sarah Jackson. Faculty Advisor: Whitney Williams
Lovejoy: Justin Beller Faculty Advisor: Amanda Beller
Links to the Key Club web pages are listed on our Links
If you would like to help with any of these Key Clubs contact Dennis Williams or Rob Nelson.
As of March 23, 2016, the campaign has reached its $110 million goal!!! This includes the Canadian government match and a record $7.5 million raised last weekend during several District Conventions. Saving or protecting 55 million women and babies. Our We were able to raise $62,000 which is even more than the $60,000 we had pledged as a model club. WE DID IT!
Kiwanis and UNICEF joined forces to tackle iodine deficiency disorders, achieving one of the most significant public health successes of the 20th century. Now, they are eliminating MNT from the face of the Earth. And in doing so, the project will reach the poorest, most neglected mothers and babies with additional lifesaving health care. The end of this one disease means the beginning of better health for so many families.
Through the efforts of Kiwanis International and Unicef, Maternal Neonatal Tetanus has been eliminated in all but 21 countries. Kiwanis International has provided a dashboard page
with a map of our progress.