Winter Sports Challenge winners awarded

OLD FORGE - Winter Sports Challenge awards were distributed when The Kiwanis Club of the Central Adirondacks held its annual Recognition Event at The North Woods Inn here April 29.

Awards went to the No. 1 and No. 2 Fundraising Teams, the No. 1 Fundraising Individual and the No. 1 Fundraising Individual under age 18.

The No. 1 Fundraising Team was The Town of Webb School Key Club, represented by Advisor Diane Amos, who accepted the traveling plaque and a certificate. The No. 2 Fundraising Team was Kinderwood, represented by Diane Heroux and Barbara Uzdavinis, which received a certificate.

The No. 1 Fundraising Individual, Hazel Dellavia of Team Beta Sigma Phi, who could not be present, will receive a certificate and $50. The No. 1 Fundraising Individual under 18, Madeline Mahoney, raised over $800 and received a certificate and $100.

The event proceeds, estimated at over $10,000, will be used to fund continuing operations of The Kommunity Youth and Activity Center in Old Forge.

Co-chairmen Bill Ransom and Bob Teesdale expressed sincere thanks to all the participants, sponsors and volunteers who made the event such a success.

Those who missed the Winter Sports Challenge but who would like to contribute to KYAC may send a contribution to Kiwanis Club of the Central Adirondacks at POB 1044, Old Forge NY 13420.