BURBANK SERVICE CLUBS
The Burbank Family YMCA Y’s Men achieved great success at their
annual Pancake Breakfast. With about 500 breakfasts served, the
service club raised well over a $1,000 for the various YMCA-related
Chris, Lisa and Alex Nishimura were among those who helped out.
Also present were Lisa Rawlins, Nancy and Brian Hurst, Merle and Jim
Woodburn, Alice and Frank Newcomer, and Celia and Don Jordan.
Burbank Family YMCA Y’s Men Service Club meets at 6 p.m. the
first and third Tuesday of the month at the Burbank YMCA, 321 E.
Magnolia Blvd. For membership information, contact Denny Grossman at
Noon Kiwanis honor students
The Noon Kiwanis Club recently had its annual luncheon honoring
outstanding educators and students in Burbank. This year, the
Outstanding Educator Awards went to Larry Johnson, Bret Harte
Elementary School; David Harris, Burbank High School; Julie Barnhart,
Jefferson Elementary School; Phillip Silverstein, Jordan Middle
School; and Linda Beaumaster, Roosevelt Elementary School. Students
honored were Ariana Myles, Burbank High School; Ashley Nicole
Santos-Shivley, Burbank High School; Matt Piper, John Burroughs High
School; and Radostina Vladimirova, Burbank Adult School. Alexandra
Kostalas of the Burbank High Key Club was also recognized as an
outstanding Key Club member and given the E. Daniel Remy Award.
Burbank Noon Kiwanis meet at noon every Wednesday at the Burbank
YMCA, 321 E. Magnolia Blvd. For membership information, call Herb
Vincent at 848-2962.
$500 in scholarships
The Magnolia Park Optimist Club is betting on the future by
investing in local students. Ten outstanding graduating seniors from
Burbank high schools were given $500 scholarships at its recent
annual awards breakfast. Scholarship chairman Bill Flora and his
committee evaluated more than 60 applications, judging on the basis
of academic achievement, extracurricular participation and
Recipients from Burbank High School were Richard Huh (UC
Berkeley), Kyle Stephenson (UC Berkeley) and Kelsey Browne (USC).
From John Burroughs High School, recipients were Timothy Salamon (UC
Berkeley), Liena Ruiz (UCLA) and Laura Davy (UC Berkeley). From
Providence High School, winners were Sean Kaloostian (USC) and
Santosh Desai (UCLA). From Bellarmine- Jefferson High School,
recipients were Robin De Leonardis (UC Berkeley) and Sarkis
Magnolia Park Optimists meet at 7:30 a.m. Thursdays at the DeBell
Golf Course, 500 Walnut Ave. For membership information, call Gene
Gardner at 845-1192.
Civitans sponsor center’s
last dance of season
The Burbank Civitan Club will again be participating in the Grand
Finale Gala, the last dance of the 2002-2003 season for the Burbank
Center for the Retarded.
Adults and teens with developmental disabilities will be dancing
the night away from 7:15 to 9:15 p.m. June 13 at the McCambridge
Recreation Center, 1515 N. Glenoaks Blvd.
Burbank Civitan Club meets at 7:30 p.m. the first and third
Thursdays of every month at the Coral Cafe, 3321 W. Burbank Blvd. For
membership information, call Bill Newbro at 846-0731.
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