On June 18, the Kiwanis Club of East Geauga held their Big Heart and Scholarship Dinner at Mary Yoder’s Amish Kitchen in Middlefield. The Club treated scholarship winners and their families to a wonderful dinner. The scholarship committee of Claire Zurbuch, Victoria Hartman, Dave Brockway and Dr. Jack Youshak chose nine deserved recipients.
The Freshmen Awards went to Hope Zagar, Bershire; Lucas Stoddard, Berkshire; Lauren Soltis, Cardinal and Colby Turon, Cardinal. Scholarship recipients were Emily Dingman, Berkshire; Ashley Gubanyar, Cardinal Key Club; Kailyn Foutty, Richard A. Moss Service; and Camille Cummins, Cardinal Anonymous donor. Big Heart Awards were given to Debbie Manfredi and Debbie Yoder who tirelessly serve lunch at the Cardinal Middle School. Big Heart Committee Chairperson is Dianne Kellogg. Don Hunter and Don Adams were honored as long-time Kiwanis members, Adams since 1958 and Hunter since 1962. (above, award winners with families)