Originally posted on August 9, 2013 @ 6:30 am
The Mineola Kiwanis is having their annual Back to School Bash to minister to underprivileged children on Saturday, August 17 at the Methodist Ministry Center 8:30 – 12 pm. Needy students entering pre-kindergarten through fifth grade will be able to get backpacks filled with school supplies, eye exams, dental exams, nurse exams, and haircut coupons. A hot dog lunch will be provided, and there will be exhibits from area merchants.
For more information contact Johnny Johnson at 903-569-2755 or email Greg Smith at email@example.com.
The Mineola Kiwanis Club meets Tuesdays from noon to 1 PM at the Mineola Civic Center. All are invited, but you are asked to call Johnny Johnson in advance at 903-569-2755.
Objectives of Kiwanis International
- To give primacy to the human and spiritual rather than the material values of life
- To encourage the living of the Golden Rule in all human relationships
- To promote the adoption and the application of higher social, business, and professional standards
- To develop, by precept and example, a more a more intelligent, aggressive, and serviceable citizenship
- To provide, through Kiwanis Clubs, a practical means to form enduring friendships, to render altruistic service, and to build better communities
- To cooperate in creating and maintaining that sound public opinion and high idealism which make possible the increase of righteousness, justice, patriotism, and goodwill