Founded in 1915, Kiwanis International is a global organization of members dedicated to serving the children of the world.

Kiwanis and its family of clubs, including:

  • Circle K International for university students
  • Key Club for students age 14-18
  • Builders Club for students age 11-14
  • Kiwanis Kids for students age 6-12
  • Aktion Club for adults living with disabilities

Kiwanis members dedicate more than 18 million service hours each year to strengthen communities and serve children. The Kiwanis International family comprises nearly 600,000 adult and youth members in 80 countries and geographic areas. 

Members of every age attend regular meetings, experience fellowship, raise funds for various causes and participate in service projects that help their communities. Members also make an impact throughout the world by participating in Kiwanis International’s Global Campaign for Children, The Eliminate Project: Kiwanis eliminating maternal and neonatal tetanus.

Learn more about Kiwanis International by visiting www.kiwanis.org.

 

History of Kiwanis

Kiwanis International gets its start in 1915

Kiwanis International in the 1920s

Kiwanis International in the 1930s

Kiwanis International in the 1940s
Featuring Bob Parton

Past Florida Kiwanis Governor
Past Florida Kiwanis Foundation President
Past Kiwanis International Foundation President

Kiwanis International in the 1950s

Kiwanis International in the 1960s

Kiwanis International in the 1970s

Kiwanis International in the 1980s

Kiwanis International in the 1990s
Featuring Dr. Will Blechman
Past Florida Kiwanis Governor
Past Kiwanis International President

Kiwanis International in the 2000s

The first century of Kiwanis International, 1915-2015

 

Kiwanis in the News
Support Kiwanis on Amazon Smile
09/30/2017
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Support Winter Haven Kiwanis every time you shop on Amazon.  This is free...

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Winning Season
12/01/2016
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Polk Emerging Leaders honored
08/16/2016
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Winter Haven Kiwanis President-elect, Tiffani Gozdur, was a recipient of the...

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School Board candidates answer questions on district issues
08/01/2016
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Topics covered a wide range of issues

Article by Madison Fantozzi

http://www.theledger.com/article/20160801/news/160809954?tc=ar

Kiwanis Club of Winter Haven holds fundraiser for needy students
07/07/2016
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Brigham Academy K-Kids work to beautify their school
05/30/2016
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Teacher says it's about learning the importance of community service.

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Kiwanis Club invests in scholarships
01/28/2016
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The Kiwanis Club of Winter Haven has made a change to its scholarship program,...

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Kiwanis to hold annual pancake fundraiser
01/28/2016
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Breakfast set for Saturday 1/30 at St. John's United Methodist

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Winter Haven Kiwanis: Celebrating 80 Years
04/28/2015
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Central FL Health News features "Serving the Children" charity golf tournament
07/07/2014
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Central Florida Health News magazine published a photo feature in their...

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The 863 Magazine shines a spotlight on Kiwanis
07/31/2013
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FOCUS Magazine's 1st Annual Persons of the Year
01/01/2011
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View January 2011 Issue of FOCUS Magazine