Please join us on May 15 for our Annual Year End Banquet and installation of officers. It will again take place in our usual meeting room and be catered by our own Jessica who owns the Candied Yam. The cost for the banquet is $15.00. If you plan to attend the banquet, you need to mail a check, made out to Kentwood Women’s Club, to Sharon Van Vels by May 7. Please plan to arrive at 6:15 pm. Dinner will begain promptly at 6:30. We’ll see you there!
Visit to the Hackley and Hume Homes
On Saturday, May 18, we will visit the Hackley House along with the Hume House in Muskegon. The time will be 2:00 p.m. Additional arrangements will be made once Joanne knows how many will be going. The cost is only $8.00. Sign up at our upcoming meeting or send your money to Joanne Monnier by May 1st.
NEWS AND NOTES
Meet This Year's Scholarship Winners
Kentwood Women’s Club is pleased to announce the 2019 Scholarship recipients. They are Payton Spencer and Michelle Wax. Congratulations to these amazing young women who will go far in life.
Payton Spencer is a Senior at East Kentwood High Schooland is planning on furthering her education in the field of medicine as a Registered Nurse. Payton is in National Honor Society with a grade point of 4.04. She participated in EK Varsity Sideline and Competitive Cheer, Varsity Soccer, St. Cecelia Symphonic and Concert Band and EK Marching Band. She is an impressive young woman with many outstanding accomplishments.
Michelle Wax is a Senior at East Kentwood High School and is planning on attending University of Detroit Mercy through a collaborative program with Aquinas College to become a nurse. Michelle is a member of the National Honor Society with a 4.15 grade point average, on the Varsity Soccer Team, and the All Academic Varsity Team. She is hard working and an exceptional young woman.
Food Bank Yearly Donations
Due to your generosity, many personal items were collected for women this year. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all the members who donated to help area women. Although we are done collecting for this year, we will again collect in the fall.