The Kiwanis Whitewater Breakfast Club is selling their Easter Lilies again this year, with orders due March 26. 100 percent of proceeds are dedicated to transportation needs for the Whitewater Schools’ English Language Learner (ELL) Summer Reading Program. Each plant will have five or six large, beautiful, white blossoms. All plants include decorative green pot covers and protective sleeves. Orders of 1 to 25 plants are $12.00 each; orders of 26 to 50 plants are $10.50 each; and orders of 51 plants and over are $9.50 each. Checks should be made payable to Whitewater Breakfast Kiwanis, P.O. Box 427, Whitewater, WI 53190.
who wish to purchase lilies may contact Rick Norman 262-391-2228 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Orders will be available for pick up or
delivery on Tuesday, April 16. Orders
may be picked up at the Whitewater Greenhouse, 301 County Road U, Whitewater,
on April 16 between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. (at the far south end of the building). Free delivery is available within the
Whitewater city limits, and elsewhere for orders of over 60 plants.
Breakfast Kiwanis Club distributes funds that help the children in our
community. All of the proceeds from this
year’s lily sale will be used for the transportation needs for the Whitewater
Schools’ ELL Summer Reading Program. Thank
you to everyone who supports Kiwanis and our community,” said Rick Norman,
Chairperson of the Kiwanis Whitewater Breakfast Club Easter Lilies sales.
Kiwanis thanks Jim Boyd and the Whitewater Greenhouse for assisting with the Easter Lilies.
The Kiwanis Whitewater Breakfast
Club is made up of dedicated volunteers who help children in the Whitewater
community and the world, all with 100 percent of funds raised going directly to
projects and zero to administrative costs.
Each year, the club distributes approximately $20,000, with over half
going to the Whitewater Unified School District, including Ferradermis, ELL
Summer School Transportation, shoes for students, Badger Boys State and Badger
Girls State, and scholarships. Kiwanis
helped to build and maintain the Flowing Well Shelter, the shelter and
accessible playground at Starin Park and Treyton’s Field of Dreams, the WHS
football field lights and press box, as well as adopting a highway to clean
up. In addition, the group donates to
the Whitewater Youth Soccer Club, the Friends of the Whitewater Aquatic Center
Family Partnership Fund, the Whitewater Food Pantry, Bethel House and more.
Funds are raised through annual Pancake Breakfasts that have been served continuously since the 1950s, the Discover Whitewater Series Half-Marathon Pancake Breakfast since it began, and yearly poinsettia and lily plant sales. More information can be found on the Whitewater Kiwanis Breakfast Club Facebook page.