Wyoming Area Kiwanis Club distributes bears to local police to give to children


The Wyoming Area Kiwanis Club recently purchased and distributed 1,000 Kiwanis Care Bears to police departments in the local community. The bears, bearing the Kiwanis logo, were purchased with a grant from the Pennsylvania Kiwanis Foundation and will be given to children facing traumatic issues by the local police to help the children overcome their concerns and fears. From left, first row, are Chris Alberigi, West Wyoming officer; Robert Shoop, Exeter officer; Dave Smith, Marty Michaels, Kevin Dushok, Tiffany Callaio, Kiwanis secretary. Second row, Mike Coolbaugh, retired Exeter Chief of Police and current Kiwanis member; William Harden, Exeter Police Commissioner; Phil Miller, Wyoming officer; Jamie Searfoss, Ralph Dixon, Andrew Jones, Dan Fetch, John Jadus and Bob Orlando, Wyoming Area Kiwanis Club president.