Kiwanis - Serving the Children of the World
Serving the Children of the World
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
Board of Directors Responsible for club business.
Community Care Concepts
Continuing Education Updates the club on interesting and new information about Kiwanis District and Kiwanis International.
Elmira Kiwanis Family Christmas Dinner Organize the annual Family Christmas dinner. This is for members, spouses and their families. Santa usually arrives to distribute gifts to the younger children.
Elmira Kiwanis Fish Fries This committee books dates for fish fries requested by local churches and clubs. The members fry fish at the events with volunteer help from our club.
Elmira Maple Syrup Festival Organize the committee to prepare for, operate and sell potato pancakes, french fries and schnitzel on a bun at our food booth at the Maple Syrup Festival.
Elmira Santa Claus Parade Organize the Elmira Santa Claus parade.
Fundraising Projects Committee to seek new and interesting Fundraising Projects
Inductions Inducts new members to the Kiwanis Club of Elmira at a club meeting.
Interclub Arrange Interclub meetings with other clubs in our district.
Kiwanis House Look after the maintenance and operation of Elmira Kiwanis House at the corner of South and Snyder Streets.
Kiwanis One Day Event All Kiwanis Clubs participate in a common event on the same day. This year it is Trail Clean up detail set for April 10, 2010.
Membership Growth Supports the club in efforts to recruit new members
Newsletter/Website Edits and publishes newsletters and manages and update our Website.
Oktoberfest Elmira Kiwanis Haus Oktoberfest dance at Lion's Hall, October 15, 2016
Orientation/Mentoring Helps and guides members in mentoring and orienting new club members.
Public Relations Public Relations
Requests for Financial Support Screens the requests for finacial support and brings them forth to Board of Directors' Meetings.
Social Committee Organize Club Socials - every second month on the second Wednesday. See calendar
Speakers for Meetings Committee seeks interesting speakers for Kiwanis Meetings - usually every two weeks.
Spiritual Aims Plans for Spritual Aims oriented meetings four times throughout the year.
Trees for Elmira Committee Plant trees along certain streets in Elmira
Woolwich Christmas Goodwill Food Drive
Kendall, John
Karpala, Fred
Organizes a food drive for the town of Elmira, St. Jacobs, Conestogo, Heidelberg, Wellesley township, Martin Trailer Park. This drive takes place between 9 AM and 12 noon.
Young Children Priority One Reponsible for projects supporting Young Children Priority One