Kiwanis is a worldwide service organization
of people who want to improve their communities.
As a group, they can achieve what individuals cannot
do alone. These people attend Kiwanis Club
meetings for fellowship and inspiration. They
perform voluntary community services through
committees.... usually after business hours.
Kiwanis is not a social club nor a secret or political
society. It does not prescribe a way of life
for others. It often does, however, act as a
forum for diverse ideas.
Kiwanis clubs perform services
beyond the capability of the individual like;
assistance to the aging, the needy, to youth,
improvement of communities and encouragement of
Individuals of good standing in the
community. Anyone who has a residence, place of
business, or interests in a given community is
eligible for Kiwanis membership.
- The first Kiwanis
club was chartered on January 21, 1915 in Detroit
- Today, Kiwanis
has grown to number in excess of 8,400 clubs in
more than 96 countries around the
world. Today, Kiwanis has grown to number in
excess of 8,400 clubs in more than 96
countries around the world.
- Over a
active members in the Kiwanis family are
helping to improve people's lives on every
- More than
107 Million dollars and hundreds of thousands of
service hours are spent every year on over 150,000
service projects benefiting local communities and
people all around the world.
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