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Salina Kiwanis Club Charter Night - 03/16/2017
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RSVP by April 18 to: Jo Schwartz 785-479-6880 or joschwartz101@hotmail.com


Kansas Kiwanis 2017 Mid-Year Conference - 01/23/2017
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Registration is open for the Kansas Kiwanis 2017 Mid-Year Conference.

The Kansas Kiwanis District 2017 Mid-Year Conference will be held March 3 - 4, 2017 at the Atrium Hotel & Conference Center in Hutchinson, Kansas.

The Downtown Hutchinson, Hutchinson and Buhler Kiwanis Clubs invite you to the 2017 Kansas Kiwanis District Mid-Year Conference. The conference will provide you an excellent opportunity to learn more about Kiwanis with motivational speakers and enlightening breakout sessions. Don't miss the fun, fellowship, education and entertainment.

To register and for additional information about the conference, check out the Confrences and Convention page on the web...


Rock Springs Progess - 12/01/2016
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Kiwanis Friends and Supporters, work and renovations are taking place at Rock Springs 4H Camp and these photos show some of the early stages of progress.

These images are from the lower level of Heritage Hall, where our Key Leader camp has been located in previous years.

The staff at Rock Springs express their sincere appreciation for our continued financial support in this project. These needed improvements are able to occur thanks to our continued focus on our district project.

Thank you for the generosity and let's keep up the great work! 

 


Kansas Kiwanis Foundation News - 11/13/2016
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Attention Kiwanians - Did you know that if you use Amazon to order things online, you can go to http://smile.amazon.com/ and designate that the Kansas Kiwanis Foundation can receive 1/2 of 1% of your purchases on Amazon.

It doesn't raise your costs, but it does provide a financial donation to the Foundation.

Designate them as your choice today!


Kansas Kiwanis Foundation 2016-2017 Scholarship avialable - 10/31/2016
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The 2016 - 2017 Scholarship applications from the Kansas Kiwanis foundation are available.

Filing deadline date is 1 February 2017.

Apply today!


Salina Blitz! - 10/26/2016
Submitted by: Carolyn Dwire
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Partnership Coordinator Announced - 10/26/2016
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Robert Ross of Kiwanis Downtown Hutchinson will help clubs throughout the Kansas District  to access the benefits that come with being a part of the Kiwanis International family. Some of the benefits include free materials, discounted supplies for service projects and direct access to outside organizations. Robert has been appointed by the district leadership to serve a three-year term as Partnership Coordinator—a newly created position that will work closely with Kiwanis International staff and partners. Kiwanis International works to identify organizations and companies that can help the Kiwanis family maximize its service in local communities around the globe, as well as provide...


Kansas District Builders Club Conference - 08/31/2016
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Location - Hutchinson Career and Technical Educational Academy - 800 15th Circle, Hutchinson, KS, 67501 
United States

Date(s)

Saturday - October 22, 2016 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Event coordinators:

 Kurt Rickert, Dick McCall

Description

REGISTRATION COST IS $12 PER STUDENT—NO COST FOR ADULTS - Registration Form

PLEASE BRING SOME PRIZES FOR THE END-OF-THE-DAY DRAWING. ALSO, IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PARTICIPATE, PLEASE BRING SOME FOOD ITEMS FOR THE FOOD BANK.  IF YOU NEED SUGGESTIONS, PLEASE CALL DICK.

TWO CONTESTS WILL BE HELD:

THE ESSAY CONTEST WILL BE A 30 MINUTE TIME PERIOD TO EXPRESS YOUR THOUGHTS REGARDING BUILDERS CLUB.  STUDENTS WILL...


Proposed By-Law Changes - 07/01/2016

These are the proposed By-Law changes being presented for consideration to the House of Delegates at the District Convention in August 2016.

Proposed Ammendments


2016 Kansas Kiwanis District Convention - 06/12/2016
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The 2016 Kansas District Convention will be held August 5 - 7 in Wichita, KS. The 66th Annual District Convention will be held at the Wichita Marriott Hotel, (316) 651-0333. Be sure to ask for the Kiwanis Convention rate of $99 when registering.
The deadline for receiving the convention rate at the hotel is July 21. 

The host clubs of Wichita and Augusta invite you to enjoy the convention. A tentative agenda with complete convention details will be available soon. As always, the convention will provide motivational speakers and enlightening breakout sessions. Don't miss the fun, fellowship, education and entertainment of the annual Kansas District...


Division 8 Presidents' Training - 06/11/2016

Presented by Carolyn Dwire at the Pratt Regional Medical Center's Shrack Meeting Room, 200 Commodore Street, Pratt, KS.

For information, contact
Ron Moser, Div. 8 Lt. Gov.
rmoser@prmc.org
Cell: 620-388-0068


Thomas County - Colby Kiwanis - 50th Anniversary Banquet - 03/15/2016
Club: Thomas County, Colby

Saturday, May 7, 2016

5:00-6:00 PM Social Hour with Cash Bar

Dinner Served at 6:00 PM

City Limits Convention Center

2227 S. Range Ave.‚óŹ Colby, KS 67701

Tickets are $20 per person (Includes dinner and banquet)

RSVP by May 2, 2016 to (785) 443-3437 or kiwaniscolby@gmail.com

There is a limited block of rooms available at Comfort Inn, 785-462-3833.
You must mention you are with Kiwanis to get the group rate.

 

 

 

 


2016 Annual Aktion Club Conference - 03/15/2016
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2016 Annual Aktion Club Conference will be held in Great Bend KS at The Walnut Bowling Alley April 23rd, 2016.

Plan for an amazing time meeting up with the Aktion Clubs of Kansas! 
We will have a busy day of Community Service, Catered BBQ lunch, Put Put golf, and Bowling!

The cost of the conference is $25.00.Please fill out the registration to attend!

You can send registration and fee to:
Sunflower Diversified Services
Attention: Amanda Urban
P.O. Box 838
Great Bend KS 67530.
For questions and special considerations you may contact me at 620-786-5132 or aurban@sunflowerdiv.com.

If you would prefer to email/Fax registration please email to aurban@sunflowerdiv.com   or Fax 620-792-4709...


District Exceeds Our Eliminate Goal! - 01/28/2016
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Congratulations Kansas District...The totals are confirmed!

Kiwanis International confirmed today that the Kansas Kiwanis District has exceeded our $844,000 by December 31, 2015.

The Kansas District did something that surprised everyone and we became only the second district in the world to complete our district goal during the active fundraising phase of the campaign. We exceeded our goal by $5,000.00 and raised over $849,000 in pledges and cash donations for the Eliminate Project. We have succeeded in saving over 471,800 lives with our efforts.

During the second week of December 2015, various challenges went out across the District to help raise the remaining $5,000 to meet our goal. Members...


101st Kiwanis International Convention - Toronto - 01/23/2016
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“Nothing develops intelligence more than traveling."  – Émile Zola


Registration is open!

Registration for the 101st Annual Kiwanis International Convention is open. Register now— some options are first-come, first-served.


Reserve your hotel room

Consult the schedule, then book your hotel at preferred Kiwanis rates.


Exciting day tours

Discover the hidden sides of Toronto and its surrounding area. Book one or more day tours! Choices include a tour of Toronto's "Hollywood North," sports tours, a Mennonite tour with lunch, Niagara Falls, ethnic neighborhoods and more!


A kaleidoscope of cultures

Watch this short video to...


Kansas District 2016 Mid Year Conference - 01/09/2016
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The 2016 Kansas District Mid Year Conference will be held March 4 and 5 at the Four Points by Sheraton in Manhattan. The two Manhattan Clubs will be hosting this year's Mid Year Conference focusing on "More Hands for Doing What We Do Best!"

Register early and save! The "Early Bird" rate is $40 for Kiwanians and $20 for spouses and guests registered by Feb. 10, 2016. After that date, the late registration fee will be $75 for Kiwanians and $40 for spouses and guests and host club members. All attendees must be registered and paid.

The Conference will open at 12 noon on Friday with the meeting of the Kansas Kiwanis Foundation Board, followed by a meeting of the Kansas District...


New Eliminate Model Club - 11/16/2015
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Congratulations to the Overland Park Kiwanis Club!
They have pledged to become an Eliminate Model Club and raise $9,000 to save 5,000 lives with the Eliminate Project

They are the 29th Club in the Kansas Kiwanis District to become a Model Club.

Is your club the 30th club in the District to commit to be a model club?

It should be!

Join the Abilene, Berryton, Buhler, Dodge City, Downtown Hutchinson, Ellsworth, Emporia, Gardner, Goodland, Hays, Hugoton, Hutchinson, Johnson County, Junction City, Junction City South, Kansas City, Kansas City West, Liberal, Manhattan, Marysville, McPherson, Meade, Newton, Overland Park, Pittsburg, Russell Sunrise, Shawnee, Tecumseh, and Topeka Clubs.

Time is running...


District exceeds $830,000 mark for The Eliminate Project - 11/08/2015
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The District has excceeded the $830,000 mark for the Eliminate Project.

With 2 months remiaining in the campaign, the District is on track to achieve our goal of $844,000.00

We have less than $12,400.00 to raise in pledges and donations before 31 December 2015.

Remember it only takes $1.80 to save a life!

Find out more about our progress and what you can do to help. 

http://kskiwanis.org/eliminate

 


Magnetic Ribbons - 06/01/2015
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Submitted by: Jim Germann

Kansas District Kiwanis Magnetic Ribbon Fundraiser $5.00 each 

The Kansas Kiwanis District is proud to announce that the magnetic Kiwanis Ribbons are back!

Display your pride in Kiwanis in style with a Kiwanis Magnetic Ribbon.

Ribbons are $5.00 each.

All profits are donated 50% to the Eliminate Project, and 50% to the Rock Springs Project.

District Clubs will be credited for donations to each project.

For more information or to place an order – More Information

All profits from these magnetic ribbons will be divided 50% to the Eliminate Project and 50% to the Rock Springs Project.


28th Kansas Kiwanis Club becomes a Model Club for the Eliminate Project - 05/13/2015
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Submitted by: Jim Germann

Congratulations to the Ellsworth Kiwanis Club!

They have pledged to become an Eliminate Model Club and raise $36,000 to save 20,000 lives with the Eliminate Project.

They are the 28th Club in the Kansas Kiwanis District to become a Model Club.

Is your club next?

It should be!

Join the Abilene, Berryton, Buhler, Dodge City, Downtown Hutchinson, Ellsworth, Emporia, Gardner, Goodland, Hays, Hugoton, Hutchinson, Johnson County, Junction City, Junction City South, Kansas City, Kansas City West, Liberal, Manhattan, Marysville, McPherson, Meade, Newton, Pittsburg, Russell Sunrise, Shawnee, Tecumseh, and Topeka Clubs