Hello Everyone!

For those of you that could not make the meeting on Tuesday, here are all of our service, fellowship and leadership opportunities!

Spotlight on Service!
1. Opera Guild GalaFriday, September 16th, from 2:15pm to 4:00pm and 9:00pm10:30pm. We will be setting up and tearing down the event. If interested, sign up on our website – uacirclek.org – or contact Alisha Goad – agoad@crimson.ua.edu.
2. Aortic Health 5k – Saturday, September 17th from 7:00am to 10:30am at the Tuscaloosa Riverwalk.  We will be helping to setup and monitor the 5k course! If interested, sign up on our website – uacirclek.org – or contact Alisha Goad – agoad@crimson.ua.edu.
3. Coastal Cleanup – Saturday, September 17th from 8:00am to 12:00pm in Mobile, AL.We will be participating in in the international Coastal Cleanup day with other Circle K clubs! If interested, sign up on our website – uacirclek.org – or contact Alisha Goad – agoad@crimson.ua.edu.
4. Habitat for Humanity – Tuesday, September 20th from 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:30pm – location to be determined. We will be helping to build a house! If interested, sign up on our website – uacirclek.org – or contact Allie Thatcher – apthatcher@crimson.ua.edu.
5. Quad in Motion – Wednesday, September 21st from 8:00am to 4:00pm (2 hour shifts) at Denny Chimes on the Quad. We will be assisting the American Heart Association with their CPR table. If interested, sign up on our website – uacirclek.org – or contact Jordi Baraad – jrbaraad@crimson.ua.edu.
6. UA Arboretum – Wednesday, September 21st from 11:30am to 1:30pm at 4801 Arboretum Way, Tuscaloosa. We will be working with the CSL to help nurture a garden benefitting the West Alabama Food Bank. If interested, sign up on our website – uacirclek.org – or contact Alisha Goad – agoad@crimson.ua.edu.
7. Tri-K Day – Saturday, October 8th at 1105 Fitzpatrick Ave Opelika, AL. We will be joining other branches of the Kiwanis family as we label books for Jean Dean RIF, preferred service partner. If interested, contact Joe Kirkendall – jckirkendall@crimson.ua.edu.

  • Got shoes? Donate gently used or new shoes at Circle K meetings to help raise money for RIF. We will be collecting donations until Tri-K Day.

Fellowship!
1. Flag Football – Circle K has created a Co-Ed 7v7 Flag Football Intramural Team! We will play Thursdays at 7:30pm and our team color is blue! There is no fee to play, so if you’re interested in joining, please contact Drew Brasell – pabrasell@crimson.ua.edu.
2. T-Shirt Design Contest – Due by Tuesday, September 27th.

Are you creative? Do you want to see your design on all of our club t-shirts? Submit your design to our contest to determine a club t-shirt. The design must include the CKI Insignia and the Club/University name. Contact Carissa Goetz –cagoetz@crimson.ua.edu – with any questions.

Leadership!
1. Alabama Leadership Academy Group Leader Applications – Due by Wednesday, October 5th. Apply to be a group leader at ALA. At ALA, Circle Kers from all over Alabama have a unique opportunity to grow as leaders, as servants and as individuals in this one of a kind program to explore ways to overcome the obstacles that hold each person back, while developing into leaders capable of taking a stand and making a difference. Contact Justin Crofoot – jkcrofoot@crimson.ua.edu – with any questions.

Next Meeting!
We look forward to seeing all of you wonderful people at our next meeting on Tuesday, September 20th at 8:00 pm in room 3108 in the Ferg!