The Milbank Kiwanis Club held its annual meeting on Tuesday, October 4, at Sly’s in Milbank. During the meeting, new officers were elected. They include: Erek Holmquist, president; Jerry Fields, vice president; Kay O’Farrell, secretary; and Daryl Halvorson, treasurer. Board members are Delvin Hackwith, John Madsen, and Tom Jensen. Logan Diede, technology director and head basketball coach at MHS, also attended the meeting as the guest speaker.
The Milbank Kiwanis Club is a community service organization with a focus on youth. Along with other projects, the local Kiwanians manage Imagination Library, help fund other groups in the area, provide scholarships, run Tommy’s Popcorn, serve meals, clean ditches, and volunteer with the Backpack program.
The Milbank Kiwanis Club meets Wednesdays at noon at Pizza Ranch. They welcome new members who are interested in serving the community.
Submitted Photo: left to right: Past President: Jackson Schwandt; Board Member: Delvin Hackwith; Vice President: Jerry Fields; President: Erek Holmquist; Board Members: John Madsen, Tom Jensen; Secretary: Kay O’Farrell; not pictured- Treasurer: Daryl Halvorson