Vision Screening Donations from the community.

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The Scottsburg Kiwanis Club partnered with Scott County School DIstrict 2, Austin Tri Hawk, Scottsburg Lions Club and Kids First to screen 10th grade students at SHSDonations from the community provided the means to purchase lens and frames for kids without vision insurance and the means to obtain the corrective lensPictured is from left to right Sue Jones from Kids First making a donation to help with the Vision Screening Project, Heather Crites (SCSD2 Nurse) accepting the check and Al RIggle, President of the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club.

 

 

The Scottsburg Kiwanis Club recently hosted a vision screening project at Scottsburg High School for all sophomores

The Scottsburg Kiwanis Club recently hosted a vision screening project at Scottsburg High School for all sophomoresThis is the second year for this project to assist students identify and correct vision problems that might impact their ability to be successful in school.  This program started as a pilot project last year with Kiwanis International.  The team of volunteers screened 167 students on a Friday morning at SHSThe Kiwanis partnered with Kids First, Kiwanis corporate member Austin Tri-Hawk, Scottsburg Lions Club and Kiwanis International to ensure resources were available to assist students who may not have the means to acquire corrective lensHeather Crites, SCSD2 District Nurse coordinated the logistics and made the screening machines available for this project.
Captions for pictures:
1.  Heather Crites coordinating classes to come down to the media room for the screening while Mike Everett conducts the screening for a student.
2.  Doris Marcum conducts screening for a student.
3.  Mike Everett screening a student.
4.  Darryl Smith screening a student.
5.  Jaime Toppe, Jack McWhirter and Millie Cooper checking students in for screening

Scott County Kids First Treasurer Jessica Jones receives a grant for $1,000 from Scottsburg Kiwanis Club President Al Riggle

NEWS FROM:

Scott County Community Foundation, 812-752-2057

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 30, 2018

Kiwanis grant to Kids First

Scott County Kids First Treasurer Jessica Jones receives a grant for $1,000 from Scottsburg Kiwanis Club President Al Riggle. The grant was awarded from the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club Fund at the Scott County Community Foundation and will be used to support children in Scott County year-round. For more information on how to donate to the Kiwanis Club Fund, call the Community Foundation at 812-752-2057 or stop in the office at 60 N. Main St., Scottsburg

 

Scott County Kids First Grant

NEWS FROM:

Scott County Community Foundation, 812-752-2057

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 21, 2017

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Scott County Kids First Treasurer Jessica Jones receives a grant for $500 from Scottsburg Kiwanis Club Secretary Al Riggle. The grant was awarded from the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club Fund at the Scott County Community Foundation and will be used to support children in Scott County year-round. For more information on how to donate to the Kiwanis Club Fund, call the Community Foundation at 812-752-2057 or stop in the office at 60 N. Main St., Scottsburg