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Nevada Kiwanis Fulfills Gold Club Pledge for Eliminate - 06/22/2018
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On June 12, Nevada Kiwanis celebrated fulfilling its Gold Club Pledge for Eliminate. We raised $45,000 and saved the lives of 25,000 young women and their future babies. Special guests Past Governor and Eliminate Coordinator Jim Dane, Past Division 11 Lt. Governors Andy Webb, and Gerri Bugg, current Division 11 Lt. Governor Geri Derner, past members Don and Sue Seaton, and spouses of two deceased members Marcia (Dean) Handsaker, and Kathy (LeRoy) Bergmann. Great effort by many people!

ChildServe Donation from Ames Golden K Kiwanis - 05/11/2018
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On April 26, Ames Golden K Kiwanis presented a donation of $2,000 to ChildServe to support their Ames Location programs that serve better than 700 children in the Ames area. These programs range from serving those with special needs, outpatient therapy, day health clinics, feeding clinics and other unique programs. Pictured, from left Golden K member Gene Pollmann, ChildServe Ames Program Director Rachelle Flory, and Golden K’s Bud Maakestad.  See ChildServe’s website here.

National Police Week May 15-19 - 04/24/2018
Club: Atlantic - Submitted by: Randy Maas
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Where The Atlantic Kiwanis club Honored The Atlantic Poice Dept, and The Cass County Sheriff by given each of them a Blue Line Flag,also Give Certifitcate's to all Peace Offficer's for there work for Keeping Our Community Safe Place to Rasie your Family.

We As KIWANIS ARE PROUND OF THEM ,when at this time so many are Protesting Against them . As A Proud Kiwanis Member we need to let the POLICEKNOW THAT ALL KIWANIS WILL ALWAYS STAND UP FOR RIGHT AND SAY YES WE PROUD OF YOU.

My Hopes and Dreams are that Every Kiwanis Club will in time Run this Project.

This is a Great Community Project.

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2018-19 Lt. Governor Training Held at Lied Conference Center - 04/08/2018
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This past weekend, Sue Waldren, Governor-elect of the Nebraska-Iowa Kiwanis District conducted her 2018-2019 Lt. Governor training at the Lied Lodge and Conference Center in Nebraska City, Nebraska. It was a power packed Friday and Saturday including the NE-IA Trustees meeting, Lt. Governor training, fellowship, team-building, past Governors meeting and a whole lot of delicious food!

Many Kiwanis folks participated and talked about and trained on every aspect of Kiwanis and the duties of Lt. Governor. Thanks to those that contributed in some way to make this an outstanding weekend!!

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Capital City Kids Provide Service to Children's Zoo - 04/02/2018
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Capital City Kiwanis club arranged for a cleanup event at the Lincoln Children's Zoo on March 24th for the Service Leadership Programs that their club sponsors. This included the Pyrtle K-Kids, Lux Builders Club, and the Lincoln East High Key Club. There were approximately 60 people including kids, parents, siblings, and advisors …. but mostly kids. They all showed up to rake and clear out some of the leaves on the property. Following this fun and exciting event, everyone met in the parking lot at noon for pizza. Although the weather was cold and damp, it didn't dampen the spirit and fun had by all.

Downtown Des Moines Kiwanis Service Project - 03/28/2018
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The Downtown Des Moines Kiwanis Club was busy packing Healthy Baby back packs (diaper bags) at their meeting today with District Service chair, Diana Sickles.  The backpacks included items for babies for which Healthy Baby showers will be held in April and May in both Spanish and English for expectant moms.

Dobytown Kiwanis Selected for Outstanding Signature Project - 03/27/2018
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It is with great pride that Dobytown Kiwanis announce that our Back 2 School Link - School Backpack Project has been selected as the Signature Project for the N...E-IA Kiwanis District. This annual project will represent The NE-IA District at the Kiwanis International Convention June 28-July 1 in Las Vegas. We were informed March 22nd that Back 2 School Link has now been selected as a Finalist in the Kiwanis International Signature Project Contest one of 13 selected from 33 entries Worldwide. This is a great honor and the Club appreciates all the support from it's members, Kiwanians and community participation that makes this honor possible.

Teen Maze Project by Ames Kiwanis - 03/10/2018
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Have some fun!  Do something special for Kids!  Teen Maze 2018 begins with setup on  Sat Mar 31 and runs daily Mon Apr 2 through Fri Apr 6.  Click HERE to help by signing up for your times and jobs.
With your help, we hope to impact over 1,500 seventh graders in Central Iowa! Please read the job descriptions and dates carefully as there are a variety volunteer opportunities. If you are new to Teen Maze, learn more here

The Town & Country Club has challenged Ames Noon Club to raise $2,000 to match their contribution to this worthwhile and popular project.

Community Blood Drive Saves Lives and Supports Community Food Program - 03/08/2018
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The Milford, Nebraska Public Schools were the recipients of a $1,500 donation as a joint effort earned by Southeast Community College (SCC) and Milford Kiwanis who hosted Nebraska Community Blood Bank (NCBB) Hometown Heroes blood drives during the 2017 summer months.

The NCBB Hometown Heroes program takes place each year from Memorial Day to Labor Day and is an opportunity for communities outside of Lincoln and Omaha to help save lives and enrich their community. Money is allocated from NCBB to blood drive partners when they reach their blood drive collection goals.

The funds will support the Food Bank of Lincoln Backpack Program, which sends 44 backpacks of food home each weekend with...

Wattnem receives "The Gift of Kiwanis" Gold Level Award - 03/07/2018
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Congratulations to Kiwanis Membership Director Gary Wattnem on receiving The Gift of Kiwanis Gold Level Award. This award is given to members who have sponsored at least 10 new members in the past five years. The River City Morning Kiwanis Club is now more than 70 members strong, thanks in part to a new satellite club that is growing in Clear Lake.

Click here to learn more about The Gift of Kiwanis Award.