Make a world of difference

In order to carry out all the projects that Kiwanis is involved with throughout the year, each member is asked to join one or more committees.

Name Chairs Description
Administration Oversees club arrangements with City Center Hotel Coordinates programs for meetings, Finds song leaders, Finds Table Hosts, and helps set up and clean up after meetings
AKtion Club Aktion Club is a community-service group for individuals who live with a disability. The mission of Aktion Club is: •To provide individuals living with disabilities an opportunity to develop initiative and leadership skills. •To serve their community. •To be integrated into society. •To demonstrate the dignity and value of citizens living with disabilities.
Board of Directors
Camp Patterson Sets budget for camp Oversees caretakers Sets summer schedule of camps Suggests purchases for Camp Patterson, Inc. Selects improvement projects Sends reports of activities to secretary for monthly reports
Camp Patterson Incorporated
Fundraising Organize and develop fundraisers such as: -Pancake Day -Thunder of Drums -Golf Outing -Kwik Trip Gift Cards -Paper Recycling Program -Holiday Lights
Human and Spiritual Values Request members to present invocation at weekly meetings Provide newsletter with appropriate “one liners” or complete story to get a pertinent message to members Pursue and initiate a program at least one time per year that would communicate what the committee is about
Kiwanis Music Excellence Award
Mankato Kiwanis Education Foundation Board
Membership Recruit new members, Hold new member orientation meetings, retain current members, Communicate with non-attending members, Interview members who resign from our club.
Public Relations Increase the awareness of our club in the community Promote good will of our organization as a whole
Scholarships Review scholarship program annually Organize student of the month projects with schools Introduce student of the month at club meetings and make arrangements with students Fill out forms for district scholarships Work with local schools and colleges to find recipients for awards Make sure payments are sent to local schools and colleges for awards
Service Decides service projects for club Finds members to help with projects Organize and implement service projects Advise board for funding service projects
Service Leadership Program (SLP)
Meissner, Clarissa
Supports Builders, Key Club, Circle K, and Aktion Clubs. Responsibilities include: Attend sponsored club meetings Ensure that there are club advisors for each club Develop budget for clubs Work with school advisors of these clubs Develop new clubs when feasible
Young Children-Priority One Researches and implements projects that serve children Develop proposals for spending Reading to children Holiday Party for children in needs