Potsdam K-Kids raise money for local fire department
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 6:14 am


Back, from left, Akinola Olorunfemi, Anya Bansal, Adam Dicoby, Ilahn Maroun, Loniki Hillary, Mouayad Obeid, Jaden LaFleur and Demetrius Dowell. Middle row, Peyton Lucas, Payton Burkum, Meredith Fiske, Zayan Hasan, Warren Briggs and Arianna Moody. Front row, Edward ‘Eddy’ Baker and Minith Wimalaratne.8

POTSDAM — The Potsdam K-Kids service leadership program sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Potsdam raised $150 for the Potsdam Volunteer Fire Department.

The “Fire and Ice” fundraiser was held at Chilly Delight, 12 Main St.

Fire and rescue trucks, water hoses, and frozen yogurt made for a fun event with 50 second through fourth grade Lawrence Avenue Elementary students, according to Nicole Jimenez,

advisor of K-Kids.

The K-Kids wished to thank the following volunteers: Marylee Ballou, Henry and Nancy Walters, Marcy Adams, Alicia Newcombe, Liz Remington, Alisa Woods-Darie, Fallon Maroun, Anya Dowell, Christina Perry, Trevor and Kristin Patterson, Mosunmola Olorunfemi, and Mary Haught.

They also wished to offer praise to the Potsdam Volunteer Fire Department, Danielle Rose, "Buddy" Robar, Craig LaPlante, Jay Bradish, and all the volunteers and crew.