Category: Builders Club
The Scottsburg Middle School Builders Club entered the Kiwanis Christmas Float in the Austin Christmas parade. Pictured are members of the Builders Club with the float just before the parade started. This is the third year the Builders Club has entered the Kiwanis Float in the Austin Christmas Parade. The float won first place for Civic/Youth Organization. The second picture is members of the Builders Club with the Austin City Mayor, Dillo Bush receiving their trophy. Congratulations to the Builders Club. This is the third award they’ve won in three years in both the Austin Christmas Parade and the Scottsburg Christmas Parade. A special thanks to Lisa Sutton, John Mastin, Sonya Mastin, Monte Roth and Kevin Zhang of the SHS Key Club for helping with float, parade and flags for the Scottsburg Parade.
The Scottsburg High School Key Club volunteered to build the Kiwanis Family Christmas Card to display near the ramp entrance to Scottsburg by Frontage Road. Pictured are Rachel prepping Kiwanis member Monte Roth’s hand to put his hand print on the card (Denise Pelfrey is in the backgroun) and showing the progress on the card to Kiwanis Advisor Al Riggle. Rachel recently brought the card to the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club meeting at the Quality Inn to enlisht Kiwanis members help in creating wreaths on the card made out of hand prints of members. The Key Club is getting all the Service Leadership Program clubs to make a wreath of hand prints on the Christmas Card from teh Kiwanis Family. Current members of the Kiwanis Family in Scott County are the Kiwanis Cub, SHS Key Club, SMS Builders Club and VFES K-Kids Club. New clubs are being chartered this year at Austin High School, Johnson Elementary School and Lexington Elementary School. From all the Kiwanis Family, Merry Christmas!
The Scottsburg Kiwanis Club held their annual meeting at the Hickory Creek Nursing Home ( a Scottsburg Kiwanis Club Corporte Member). Hickory Creek has hosted the annual meeting for over ten years now. Treyton Caudell, President of the Scottsburg Middle School Builders Club attended to represent the Builders Club at this Kiwanis Family event. However, Treyton was recognized along with all the Builders Club members for earning their second consecutive Distinguished Club award from Kiwanis International. Pictured with Treyton are from left to right Al Riggle, Kiwanis Advisor to the Builders Club, Treyton and David Wilson, President of the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club. An achievement report is submitted at the end of each school year identifying projects the club planned and conducted, membership growth, meeting attendance, fundraisers, officer training, and others. The achievement report is used to determine how many points each club earns. For the second consecutive year, the Builders Club earned enough points to be recognized as a Distinguished Club. Only three schools in the Indiana District earned this recognition. Congratulations to the members of the Builders Club and their advisor, Lisa Sutton.
The Scottsburg Middle School Builders Club presented a check for $800 to Barb Decker for the Scott County Child Abuse Prevention Council to pay for the Terry Hall Prevent Child Abuse Program conducted in the schools every other year. The Terry Hall program is one of the most effective child abuse prevention programs. Pictured is Builders Club President Treyton Caudell presenting the check to Barb Decker surrounded by members of the Builders Club. The council approached the Builders Club to help them raise the $800 needed to fund this program. The Builders Club participated in the Kiwanis 5K to raise the money. They sincerely thank all their sponsors who supported them in this effort. Builders Club members who ran in the Kiwanis 5K are Treyton Caudell, Sarah Everett, Dylan Whittymore and Jack Land. The Builders Club had the most sponsors of any group who participated.
The Scottsburg Kiwanis Club recognized Lisa Sutton for her service to our kids in Scott County as Faculty Advisor of the Scottsburg Middle School Builders Club and helping out with various service projects such as pancake breakfasts, spaghetti dinners, bell ringing for Clearinghouse, Back To School Bash and others. Kiwanis President David Wilson presented Lisa the Starfish Award for making a difference in our community. Pictured are from left to right Jack Land, Builders Club Treasurer; David Wilson, Sam Everett, Builders Club Vice President; Lisa Sutton, Sarah Everett, Builders Club Secretary; and Treyton Caudell, Builders Club President. Thanks to Lisa for her dedication to our kids!
The Scottsburg Middle School Builders Club participated in the annual Kiwanis 5K to raise money for the Child Abuse Prevention Program. Thanks to outstanding community support they were able to raise $800 for this important program. They won the $100 award for obtaining the most overall sponsors for the run. Pictured are Don Cooper from the Kiwanis club presenting the certificate to Builders Club President Treyton Caudill and members of the Builders Club. The Builders Club is sponsored by the Kiwanis Club and is part of the Kiwanis Family of Clubs in Scott County. Their purpose is to develop leadership skills through community service. Anyone interested in joining the Builders Club should contact Lisa Sutton, SMS Builders Club Faculty Advisor.
The Scottsburg Kiwanis Club held its first pancake breakfast of 2016 on 5 Mar at the Scottsburg United Methodist Church. Thank you to all who participated and helped with the pancake breakfast. Through these fundraisers, the Kiwanis are able to provide support for programs and projects for kids in Scott County.