Kiwanis Club of New London awards scholarships
New London — The Kiwanis Club of New London recently recognized three high school standouts with $3,000 scholarships through its N. Blake King Scholarship program.
Recent high school graduates Shiddhi Patel, Riddhi Patel and Serena Stockel were honored at a recent banquet. Shiddhi Patel and Riddhi Patel graduated from Robert E. Fitch High School. Serena Stockel is an East Lyme High School graduate.
Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and one community at a time. The Kiwanis Club of New London holds a golf tournament to fund its annual scholarship program.
This year’s tournament will be held on Sept. 17 at Shennecossett Golf Course. For more information, visit newlondonkiwanis.org/golf.
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