George Service receives Mel Osborne Fellowship award

Chatham-Kent Kiwanis past lt governors jan 2020 web

Kiwanis EC&C Division 3 Lt Governor Donna Kelso presents the Kiwanis Foundation of Canada Mel Osborne Fellowship award to Division 3 Past Lt Governor George Service in recognition of his dedication to Kiwanis and for his leadership as Lt Governor in 2018-19. PLG George Service is a member of the Kiwanis Club of Chatham-Kent. Also pictured with LG Donna Kelso are the past Lt Governors from the Kiwanis Club of Chatham-Kent who have also been recognized with the Mel Osborne award for their Kiwanis leadership; Jim Robinson 2003-05, George Service 2018-19, Ian Rutherford 1996-97 and Cathy Telfer 2014-16.

Kiwanis members meet the Nurse Next Door

guest speaker Dakota Hodgson from nurse next door is thanked by kiwanian Eileen Richards

Chatham-Kent Kiwanis members were introduced to a new Chatham business at their regular meeting this week. The local Nurse Next Door franchise is operated by Tina and Dakota Hodgson and provides home care services to help seniors stay in their homes. Kiwanian Eileen Richards is pictured thanking Dakota Hodgson for her presentation.

For more information about Nurse Next Door visit chatham@nursenextdoor.com

$25,000 donation made to Children’s Treatment Centre Building Campaign

Chatham-Kent Kiwanis presentation to complete $25,000 pledge to Children’s Treatment Centre building campaign

The Chatham-Kent Kiwanis Club has completed its pledge to raise $25,000 for the Children’s Treatment Centre Butterfly Building Campaign following another successful Crepe Dinner fundraising event. President Chuck Scott and bingo committee chairman Austin Hadlock are pictured with Chatham-Kent Children’s Treatment Centre Fund Development officer Lisa Caron. Funds raised came from individual Kiwanis members as well as club fundraising. The Kiwanis Crepe Dinner is an annual event, held at Sprucedale United Church, with proceeds in support of Kiwanis community service projects. The Kiwanis bingo committee also supported the donation with funds raised through bingos hosted at Riverview Gaming.

Chatham-Kent Kiwanis partners with Library

Learn-a-Skill

kiwanis sponsored art class at library

Share a new hobby with someone you love! Learn-a-Skill is a program that pairs knowledgeable volunteers with children and their caregivers in order to teach them a new skill. The Kiwanis Club of Chatham-Kent is pleased to partner with the Chatham-Kent Library to make this program available to the public. For more information visit http://www.chatham-kent.ca/publiclibraries/programsandevents/pages/learnaskill.aspx