It’s all about the KIDS!

By Mike Darrah

Your Kiwanis Club of Clover Park wants to thank those thrifty Lakewood shoppers who helped make our 2nd Annual Parking Lot Sale such a huge success. This year we move a lot of furniture, tools, garden items, kids items and kitchenware, as we raised money to help those less fortunate than ourselves. Over $1800 was raised and will in turn be donated to other Lakewood community service groups such as Caring for Kids, LASA, Emergency Food Network and Lakewood Boys & Girls Club. [Read more…]

Prairie Oaks is ‘cleaning up’

Group-Health-Cleaning-Basket

By Janne Hutchins

Group Health Consulting Nurse Service took up the challenge to provide cleaning supplies for the 15 new apartments LASA is opening this summer (Prairie Oaks). “We collected enough supplies for 10 apartments!” said Marianne Endicott who spearheaded the campaign. This will reduce the out of pocket money the families would spend when moving in. Everyone got a laundry basket with: laundry soap, bleach, toilet bowl scrubber, dish soap, toilet paper, broom, dust pan and various cleaning supplies. [Read more…]

Lakewood Community Foundation awards $23,500 so far in 2015

The Lakewood Community Foundation Fund (LCFF) is currently an $800,000 permanent endowment raised by citizens and businesses in Lakewood.  The purpose and mission of the Foundation is to ensure that Lakewood remains a wonderful community in which to live, work and play. The fund is intended to provide funding to the community to enhance opportunities and quality of life in Lakewood. The Lakewood Community Foundation Fund is an endowment for Lakewood’s future.  [Read more…]