Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving
the world one child and one community at a time.
January Students of the Month
Left to right; Trevor Alberts – Palisade HS, Sarah Douglas – Central HS,
Blake Rogers – Central HS, Nicole Troester – Grand Junction HS,
Rachel Skillicorn – Fruita-Monument HS
Police Buy Car Seats with Grant
With a $1,000 grant for first responders from the Rocky Mountain District Kiwanis Foundation and the Kiwanis Club of GJ, much needed infant and toddler seats
were purchased for use when officers have to transport children.
Pictured left to right: Patrol Officers Tom Nelson and Sarah Thomas
and Victim Services Coordinator Mary Harmeling
Nicole Scates Awarded the first
Terry Wakefield Kiwanis Music Scholarship
The first annual Terry Wakefield Kiwanis Music Scholarship was awarded to
CMU student Nicloe Scates. Terry Wakefield’s daughters, Stephanie Nichols
and Stacey Mascarenas presented the award to Nicloe. Nicloe’s professor,
Dr. Monte Atkinson spoke about her impressive accomplishments and her ties
to Terry. Pictured left to right: Dr. Atkinson, Stephanie, Nicloe & Stacey.
Are you interested in learning more about how YOU can make a difference in your community and the lives of children? Join us for lunch and learn more!
Meetings are held every Thursday at Noon
Two Rivers Convention Center, 2nd & Main, Grand Junction, CO