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Kiwanis Club of Rockford, Illinois P.O. Box 8472 Rockford, Illinois 61126 Chartered in 1917 and serving the Children of our Community
and the World ever since. Over $1,941,492.00 (and climbing)
in Local Charitable Grants Awarded since 1988 Thanks to your support we've been able donated $350,000.00+
to Kid's Charities this year!
2013 Excelsior Award Winner
for Service to the Community
Over $77,000.00, and climbing,
raised by our club to Eliminate Maternal/Neonatal Tetanus Worldwide
The Kiwanis Club of Rockford is a not-for-profit organization of
service-minded volunteers guided by the objects of Kiwanis International. Our purpose is to improve the quality of life
for the youth we serve by fostering their health, academic success,
character development and their dreams for the future.
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In cooperation with the Rockford Park District our "Coming Soon" for the Tot Exploration Station has now officially found its home on the Sinnissippi Park river front.
November 15, 2016 - Noon Veterans Drop-In Center - An Informal Gathering Place Offering Fellowship and Free Services to Local Veterans and Their Families Pat Ambrose, Executive Director Learn How to Support the Center and Volunteer
We're Time Travelers! Our members return to 1917, the year our club was Chartered, to offer Free Penny Candy and Old fashion Mollasses Cookies at the Alpine Kiwanis AKTION Club fundraiser. What is AKTION Club all about?
November 1, 2016 - First Tuesday Evening An Exciting Update on our Club's 100th Anniversary Sinnissppi Park Tot Exploration Station Lori Berkes-Nelson, Rockford Park Distict Foundation Development Director and Club Member
October 25, 2016- Noon Halloween Bone Chillin' Tales Bob Stephenson, Storyteller and Club Member How 'bout a Kid Friendly Spooky Jack Tale to Share for the Halloween Season?Click Here
October 18, 2016 - Noon Rockford Ignite - Young Professionals Connecting to and Engaging with Our City Caitin Pusateri, Vice President, Leadership Development, Rockford Chamber of Commerce Ignite Website
October 11, 2016 - Noon Burpee Museum of Natural History's 75th Anniversary - A Celebration of New Adventures Into the Past, Present and Future Dr. Dennis Harezlak, Executive Director Burpee Museum Website
Jane Austin, our club's outgoing President formally installs Bryce Russel as our club President for 2016-2017 at our 100th year Officer Installation Banquet
September 26, 2016 - Noon Rockford Promise - Dedicated to all Rockford Students Reaching Academic Excellence Maurice Redd, Board Member Rockford Promise Website
Emily Cross, Blackhawk Area BSA (and club member) accepts a $10,000.00 Challenge Grant check from Paul Werther, Endowment Chair. Our Challenge Grant has reaped, so far, $65,000.00 for upgrades at the Boy Scout's Camp Lowden.
September 20, 2016 - Noon Rockford's Jackson Charter School - What is a Charter School? Autumn Elrod, Director of Curriculum and Instruction and Rebecca Malone, Office and Marketing Manager Jackson Charter School Website
Tiffany Staman, Pregnancy Care Center Executive Director accepts a check for $10,000.00 to fund their Stork Bus, a Mobile Medical Unit. Stork Bus Website
Paul Werther, Endowment Chair presents a $20,000.00 check to Rus Howard, Rockford Rescue Mission Director of Development as the final payment of our club's $60,000.00 donation to the Pitney Place Women's Crisis Center. Pitney Place Website
September 13, 2016 - Noon The History of "Circle K" Kanwal Prashar, Rock Valley College Circle K Advisor What is Circle K?
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The Kiwanis Charities of Rockford is a 501(c)(3) Entity
Special Thanks to our Official Club Photographer, Ken Staaf