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Apply For Kiwanis Annual Scholarship By April 1st

Posted by Josh on March 14, 2011
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Each year the Wisconsin Rapids Kiwanis Foundation grants one $1000 scholarship to a local area senior attending a four year college.  Students at Assumption, Nekoosa,  John Edwards and Lincoln High Schools are eligible.  This is a one time, non-renewable scholarship.

Applications are due by April 1st. Our scholarship committee will review the applications and determine the 2011 recipient by April 30th.  Please contact Cara Dillman with further questions.

Download Scholarship Application Form (MS Word Format)

Kiwanis Club Donates Tents to Local YMCA Camp

Posted by Josh on December 08, 2010
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The South Wood County YMCA would like to thank the Kiwanis Club for its donation toward new tents for Camp Alexander.

Part of the whole experience at camp is learning how to put up and take down your own tent, not to mention the great feeling they all get from sleeping under the stars.

The tents assist in the developmental camping program where the first hurdle for the youngest campers is to be at camp each day away from their parents.

As they get a little older, the next step is to stay overnight at camp for a week. This can be a difficult transition for some children, but caring staff are there to help them overcome their fears and gain confidence.

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