Monroe is pleased to have a special service club for adults with disabilities.
The Monroe Aktion Club formed in 2006 and is sponsored by the Monroe Kiwanis Club. There are more than 30 Aktion Clubs in Michigan, with 700+ members. For more information, you can go to the Kiwanis International web site, www.aktionclub.org.
The Aktion Club meets the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at 20 N. Roessler St. Monroe, MI. 48162. The Aktion Club is advised by Monroe Kiwanians James Keegen, Suzie Grizwall, Nancy Wain, and Dick Seeger.
The Aktion Club has a variety of activities every year including: picnics, Christmas parties, participation in Salvation Army ringing bells, Community meals, MCOP food pantry and participation in Special Olympics. They also fundraise for various organizations in which the proceeds are donated to local causes and charities.