Welcome! - Kiwanis is a global organization of
volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and one community at a
time. The Kiwanis family
of clubs for youth and adults has nearly 670,000 members in 85 nations, raises
$100 million annually, and devotes more than 18.5 million volunteer hours to
Members of every age attend regular meetings,
experience fellowship, raise funds for various causes, and participate in
service projects to help their communities and the world.
96 Years of Service - The Kiwanis Club of
Raleigh, North Carolina, was chartered in 1920. With over 240 members, we are one of the largest and
oldest Kiwanis clubs in the world. For almost a century, our club has been serving children of the
local community and the world through many projects,
including establishing the Kiwanis Park, building a Habitat for Humanity house,
$100,000 to help eliminate iodine deficiency disorders (IDD) worldwide, raising
over $50,000 for a Kiwanis cabin at Victory Junction, raising over
$110,000 for The Eliminate Project to eliminate maternal and neonatal tetanus
(MNT) worldwide, and raising over $350,000 for our 2020 Centennial Parks
Project. Additionally, our foundation gives numerous grants
annually to local organizations to benefit children. In 2012, our club was inducted into the Raleigh Hall of Fame.
Join - If you are interested in becoming a member of a civic club and
helping to make a difference in the lives of children,
please read about joining and be our guest for lunch
at a meeting.
Meetings - Prospective members (free) and visiting Kiwanians
invited to join us for lunch at our weekly
on Fridays at 12:30 p.m. at Highland United Methodist Church.
Donate - Please consider making a tax deductible
donation to our Foundation
for local grants.
More Information - Click on the links above to learn
more about our club and activities. Contact
us for more information about membership, upcoming events, projects, etc.
2016 Pancake Breakfast Flyer
2016 Pancake Breakfast Sponsor Form
2015 Pancake Breakfast Photos
Chorus Singing the National Anthem
Centennial Celebration Photos
Sue Petrisin interview on WRAL-TV
2020 Centennial Parks Project
2014-2015 Year in Review
Kiwanis International Member Portal
City of Raleigh
North State Journal
Raleigh Convention & Visitors Bureau
The News & Observer
Triangle Business Journal
Wake County Government