Bay Village Kiwanis award over $11K in college scholarships

Bay Village Kiwanis awarded nearly $12,000 in college scholarships this year. Pictured are: Jackson Brothers, Ariana Ortiz, Carter Cruse, Marissa Andreano, Ryan Voiers, Rannie Dong, Megan See, Kristen Zeuch, Nicole Hoover, Gail Foster, Stephanie Sheppa. Not pictured: Ryan Grimm, Adam Tepper, Katelyn Ramella, Fran Zappalla, Taylor Nemetz.

The Bay Village Kiwanis Club is pleased to announce its 2013 Academic Achievement Scholarship winners.The 52nd annual event was held on July 24 at a dinner in the recipients’ honor.

The awardees, all recent Bay High School graduates, include: Marissa Andreano, Jackson Brothers, Carter Cruse, Rannie Dong, Gail Foster, Ryan Grimm, Nicole Hoover, Taylor Nemetz, Ariana Ortiz, Katelyn Ramella, Megan See, Stephanie Sheppa, Adam Tepper, Ryan Voiers, Fran Zappalla and Kristen Zeuch.

A total of $11,500 in collage scholarships was awarded.

If you would like to learn more about Bay Village Kiwanis, we invite you to be our guest at a Member Social event on Tuesday, Aug. 27, from 6:30-8 p.m. at Bay Lodge. Through Kiwanis membership, communities are improved, friendships are made, leadership skills are developed and business contacts are made.

We have a rich 61-year history of making Bay Village a better place to live. All of our fundraising proceeds allow us to support dozens of projects in our community. We have sponsored the annual Bay Village Academic Achievement Awards for 52 years and have awarded over $10,000 annually in scholarship awards to deserving Bay Village graduating seniors. Our major fundraisers are our Pancake Breakfasts, Christmas Tree Sale at Cahoon Park and our annual “Stay in Bay Days” and our Curly Fry booth. We support organizations and projects in our community, such as the Village Project, BAYarts, Lake Erie Nature & Science Center, Bay Family and Children’s Services, Bay Village Education Foundation, Bike To School Month and Cahoon Disc Golf Course.

For more information call our Membership Chair, Jim Potter, at 440-899-9343.

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Volume 5, Issue 17, Posted 10:06 AM, 08.20.2013