The Kiwanis Club of Wooster has achieved Blue-level Today Club status...more
LEAD BY EXAMPLE
If service to others, particularly young people, is important to you, then you've come to the right place! The Kiwanis Club of Wooster's primary objective is a commitment to make children priority one, which means that all of our efforts are directed at improving the lives of young people in the community. We do this through a variety of programs and partnerships, including Safety Town, a week-long event that teaches children all about safety, both in and out of the home. We also help provide funding and labor for projects and programs in the community that help and support children.
We would love for you to join our club so that together we can deliver more service to the children, youth, and families of Wooster.
Tuesdays at Noon @ Memories Conference Center
2437 Back Orrville Rd., Wooster, OH 44691
Guests are always welcome!
UPCOMING MEETING SCHEDULE:
AAUW/KIWANIS BOOK SALE
DROP OFF YOUR USED BOOKS EVERY THURSDAY 1-3PM AND SATURDAYS 10-NOON!
LOCATION: 214 N BEVER ST. BEHIND CARQUEST ENTRANCE ON THOMEN CT.
WANT TO LEND A HAND?
WE NEED HELP CLEANING AND SORTING BOOKS EVERY THURSDAY AND SATURDAY!! WE ALSO NEED VOLUNTEERS AT THE SALE IN SEPTEMBER FOR TRANSPORTING BOOKS TO THE FAIRGROUNDS, SELLING BOOKS AND MOVING BOOKS TO GOODWILL AFTER THE SALE!
Contact Cathy Stone cathystone
WE OUR K-FAMILY!
Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and one community at a time. Each year the Kiwanis family dedicates more than 18.5 million hours to service and raises more than US$100 million for local and global causes. Our members come from all walks of life, all corners of the globe and from every age group and ability. But make no mistake about it—we are family. Meet the family of clubs that you and your family can become a part of right here in Wooster, Ohio:
Key Club International
Key Club is the oldest and largest high school service organization in the world. Key Clubs are in 36 countries and consist of members dedicated to bettering their communities and the world. We prepare Key Clubbers for success by equipping them with leadership skills, compassion and empathy. Key Clubs in our community are located at Wooster High School and the Wayne County Schools Career Center.
Circle K International
Circle K International is the world’s largest student-led service organization for college students. Now in 19 nations, this group is among the most passionate Kiwanis-family members when it comes to service. The College of Wooster is home to Wooster's Circle K Club.
Aktion Club - COMING SOON TO WOOSTER!
Aktion Club is the only service club for adults with disabilities. Members develop confidence and self-esteem by adopting leadership roles within their clubs. They also discover their own talents as they use them to help others. The Kiwanis Club of Wooster is currently working with the Nick Amster workshop to bring the Aktion Club to Wooster!
Since 1915, these adult volunteers have been serving the children of the world through fundraising and hands-on service projects. Kiwanis created its family of sponsored leadership clubs to help people of all ages develop the heart to serve, answer the call to lead and accept the courage to engage. By working together, we can become an undeniable force for good in the world for children and communities.
For more information on Kiwanis Family Month, please visit http://www.kiwanis.org/kiwanis/clubs-for-every-age/kiwanis-family-month
Reference: Kiwanis International. Kiwanis Family Month.. Retrieved from http://www.kiwanis.org/kiwanis/clubs-for-every-age/kiwanis-family-month
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KIWANIS ONE DAY - OCTOBER 28TH
Each year, Kiwanis clubs around the world join in a day of service. Kiwanis One Day currently is held on the fourth Saturday of October. In 2017, Kiwanis One Day will be observed on October 28.
Kiwanis One Day is a great opportunity to bring together the Kiwanis family of clubs to focus on local community service. It’s an example of our belief that kids need Kiwanis–kids in the community need Kiwanis to provide programs and services no longer available because of school and municipal budget constraints, and kids who want to be in youth clubs need Kiwanis club members as mentors to help them thrive, prosper and grow.