Meeting date: 10/06/22
Inspirational Quotation:“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”
― Margaret Mead
Kiwanis Education: CreationKiwanis was created by a professional organizer named Allen Simpson Browne. His original concept was an organization whose members did business with each other. However, the Detroit club had been organized only a few weeks when the members began their first service project. During the next five years, Kiwanians would debate the basic purpose of the organization: mutual business exchange or community service.
On Friday after the meeting,President Harris had a call with the Waterman Broadcasting executives The Giving Tree. A majority of the agencies had their electric restored and were able to meet the deadline for completing the sign-up requirements. Waterman has decided that those who could not will not be included in this years projerct but will be kept on the list for next year. What this means for us is that we will have significantly less gifts to pick up and store (although they will keep the genertics at the same numner (800) in case response should be impacted by the Hurricane's aftermath
Plans for this coming week's meeting are still up in the air. We are checking on Perkins and Kiwanis Hall. We will let everybody know on Wednesday.