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About Kiwanis

Kiwanis is a global organization of member-volunteers who are dedicated to changing the world, one child and one community at a time. 

Kiwanis members dedicate more than 18 million volunteer hours and invest more than $107 million annually in projects that strengthen communities and serve childre.  Kiwanis help shelter the homeless, feed the hungry, mentor the disadvantaged and care for the sick.  We develop youth as leaders, build playgrounds, raise funds for pediatric research and much, much more.  We believe that helping a child helps the world!

Working together, Kiwanis members achieve what one person cannot accomplish alone.  When you give a child a chance to learn, experience, dream and succeed, great things happen.

Membership:  More than 8,500 clubs in 80 nations with nearly 600,000 adults and youth members

Serve & Lead:  Organize nearly 150,000 service projects each year

Global Results:  Kiwanis is once again joining forces with UNICEF to confront another threat to the world's children.  The Eliminate Project: Kiwanis eliminating maternal and neonatal tetanus, which aims to save 129 million mothers and their future babies from the disease by the year 2015.  In 1994, the first time we joined forces was to eliminate iodine deficiency disorders by the year 2000.

To Learn More About Kiwanis - http://www.kiwanis.org/