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Monticello Kiwanis Club, MHS Key Club, Academy of Finance and RJK Builders Club participate in WSUL/WVOS Heart-a-thon

Monticello kiwanis family collects $1,000 to benefit catskill regional medical center cardiac unit

March 1, 2015

builders club heartathon

Members of the Monticello Kiwanis Club, High School Key Club, Academy of Finance and Middle School Builders Club participated in the 2015 WSUL/WVOS Heart-A-Thon on Valentine’s Day and collected $1,000 to benefit Catskill Regional Medical Center Cardiac Unit. A total of more than $80,000 was raised that day.

heartathonOfficers from each club were in attendance at the heart-a-thon, which was aired from The Sullivan in Rock Hill. They manned the telephones and solicited donations from friends and family as well as fellow club members. The school clubs collected most of their funds by selling $450.00 worth of paper hearts that were on display at both the high school and middle school. The Academy of Finance also assisted in this fundraiser. Heart-a-thon Committee Members Al Frangipane and Gary Siegel presented Certificates of Appreciation to both the Key Club and Builders Club to thank them for their contributions.

Key Club School Advisors are Mary Jean DeSocio and Toni Carnesi-Montemurro and the Builders Club School Advisor is William Oefelein.
academy of finance students

Photo 1, top left: Members of MHS Key Club and RJK Builders Club pose with their hearts.
Photo 2 , top right: Members of the RJK Builders club proudly display their hearts.
Photo 3, below left: Heart-a-thon Committee Members Al Frangipane and Gary Siegel pose with Monticello Kiwanis President Jane Sorensen and Builders and Key Club Officers (from left to right: Thomas Cammerino, Adrian Mierzwa (in back), Steven Cammerino, David Schneider and David O’Rourke. Both clubs were presented with a Certificate of Appreciation.
Photo 4, below right: Monticello High School Academy of Finance students also helped out with the fundraiser.