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March 20, 2014

Friends for Kids holds reunion

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Brittney, a former match of Clark, was in attendance with her husband and two children and shared that she “still makes recipes she learned from being at Chris’s house.”

One of the earliest records on file of the board of directors of the new program included the likes of executive director David Abel, president Derrell Fry, vice-president Bonnie Riggins, secretary Vic Hopkins, and treasurer Richard Thomas. Harold Allison served as publicity chairman. Other members included Julie Gill, Nora Newman, Gordon Wade, James Gill, and the Rev. Kenneth Brock.

“Certainly Daviess County owes these individuals a debt of gratitude for stepping out in faith and coming together with the purpose of providing this service to our young people,” said Laura Sims. “We know without a doubt that many a kid has had a day brightener or a life changing experience because of this organization. We challenge everyone that if they have a few hours a week of free time that could be spent with a kid please consider joining Friends for Kids!”

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