Tacoma Fire Department Chief Toryono (Tory) Green, Tafona Ervin, Exec. Dir. of Foundation for Tacoma Students (Graduate Tacoma) and Clare Petrich, owner Petrich Marine Dock and former Port of Tacoma Commissioner were welcomed as the 41st, 42nd and 43rd members.

Director Willie Stewart sponsored Tory and Tafona, while Membership Chair Ruth Nelson-Wright was the representative for sponsor Kurt Olson of Clare.  With these inductions, Willie earned PNW District Governor Melanie Bozak’s Challenge Award and PNW District’s “Three-Pointer” Award.

The Kiwanis Club of Tacoma is now has the second most new members and the third largest percentage growth status of clubs in the Kiwanis 34th Division.

(L2r) Clare Petrich, Tafona Ervin and Chief Tory Green