Wautoma Kiwanis Club donates to Back to School Bash

On Aug. 9 members of the Wautoma Kiwanis Club took over all the school supplies they had collected for the Back to School Bash along with a cash donations of $250 from members. The Wautoma Kiwanis Club donated $250 to the Back to School Bash. A few years ago, member Tom Pawlacyk suggested the club collect items to go along with the cash donation. Many members felt it was a wonderful idea, and each year they continue the tradition. Pictured from left to right is Peter Braatz, Wautoma Kiwanis President, handing the cash donations from Kiwanis members to Paul Vander Sande of Waushara County Human Services, Tom Pawlacyk, Anne Timmel, Mary Pat Thompson, Mike Hoch, Wautoma Kiwanis Vice President, and Jennifer Culver. The kids in front of the table are Derek Braatz, great nephew of Peter Braatz, Cami Culver, daughter of Jennifer Culver, and Hannah Braatz, great niece of Peter Braatz.