LUCASVILLE — Angela Cooper of Portsmouth was installed as President of the Kiwanis Club of Lucasville during the clubs meeting on October 11. Also installed were President-Elect Sean Ison, Treasurer Gary Crandall and Secretary Leanne Allen.
In addition, the following members will serve on the club’s board of directors:
· Randy Rucker
· Steve Allen
· Sandy Cable
· Tracy Litteral
· Sean Ison
· Diane Boster
The immediate past president is Kim Lute. She will continue to serve on the club board for the next year.
The Kiwanis Club of Lucasville supports community project such as purchasing shoes and socks for needy children in 4 area school districts, giving books to local libraries, filling blessing boxes and helping at food pantries, awarding scholarships, making jump ropes for kids, sponsoring ice cream sundae giveaways, bike rodeos, Easter Egg Hunts, wrapping and delivering gifts for Gifts for Needy Children and much more. The club raises money for the projects with their annual Spaghetti Dinner and Auction.
“Kids need Kiwanis, in our community and communities around the world,” said President Angela. “Our club believes in children and wants to provide all kids with an opportunity to thrive, prosper, and grow.”
The Kiwanis Club of Lucasville can be found on Facebook and welcomes new members who want to serve their community. Information about becoming a member is available online or by joining the bimonthly meeting at Giovani’s in Lucasville the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month.
Founded in 1915, Kiwanis International is a global organization of clubs and members dedicated to serving the children of the world. Kiwanis and its family of clubs, including Circle K International for university students, Key Club for students age 14-18, Builders Club for students age 11-14, K-Kids for students age 6-12 and Akion Club for adults living with disabilities, annually dedicate more than 18.5 million service hours to strengthen communities and serve children. The Kiwanis International family comprises nearly 558,000 adult and youth members, 82 nation and geographic areas. Visit www.kiwanis.org for more information.