Aktion Club kicks off in county

MIAMI COUNTY — A charter banquet for the newly formed Aktion Club of Miami County was held May 11 at Riverside Developmental Disabilities.

The new service and leadership club for adults with disabilities was sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Troy in partnership with Riverside, and is a branch of Kiwanis International. The club welcomed 28 members at the charter banquet, which featured a special pinning ceremony, presentation of membership certificates and catered dinner. More than 75 guests attended the event, including members from surrounding Kiwanis groups and leadership from Kiwanis at the state level. Aktion Club of Miami County meets on the first and second Wednesdays of the month at Riverside, from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

For more information about Aktion Club or to offer ideas of service projects, contact Krista Smith at 310-3260.