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Projects and Activities

Our Kiwanis club participates in a variety of projects throughout the year that involve fundraising, community service, and assisting children locally and worldwide.  Additionally, we have speakers at our weekly meetings to explore topics of interest to the membership. We engage in a number of social activities to share experiences, talents and our collective interests. All represent great opportunities for service, friendships and personal growth.

Below are the projects and activities in which we are currently involved:

  • Community Fair

    Provides community members with free health screenings, informational workshops related to housing, career, financial planning, immigration, and legal rights.

  • Mayor and Commissioners for a Day

    In collaboration with the City of Lauderdale Lakes, hosts a mock commission to give children a first hand look at city government.

  • Back-to-School Fair

    Provides backpacks with school supplies to needy children within the City of Lauderdale Lakes and surrounding communities.

  • Kids Safety Day

    A day of fun for the kids with educational material for parents regarding swimming, home safety and car seat safety.

  • Save-a-Life Program

    Provides hypertension screening and follow-up calls.

  • Thanksgiving Feeding Program

    Provides Thanksgiving baskets to needy families in Broward County.

  • Christmas Toy Drives

    Provides toys to children at Broward General Hospital and Susie C. Holley Cradle Nursery, while bringing Christmas cheer through caroling and other forms of entertainment.

  • Food Programs

    On-going program through which canned foods and other non-perishable food items are donated to the elderly and veterans in the community, needy families and community soup kitchens.

  • Kiwanis Worldwide (Eliminate) Project

    Assists Kiwanis International in raising funds of US$110 million dollars to provide an estimated 387 million doses of vaccine to eliminate the Maternal/Neonatal Tetanus Disease (MNT).

  • American Cancer Society

    Participates and raises funds for the annual Relay For Life and Breast Cancer walks.

  • Homeless Feeding Program

    Provides food, supplies and care packages several times each year to Cooperative Feeding Programs, Broward Coalition for the Homeless and Life Net 4 Families.