How, Where, and When Did Kiwanis Begin?
The first club was organized in Detroit, Michigan on January 21, 1915; a year later a club was formed in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Today there are Kiwanis clubs all over the world with more than 8200 clubs and about 215,000 members in 80 nations. On average members are 55 years old, active or retired business professional men and women, college graduates, married, and homeowners willing to volunteer their services to their community and its children.
Information for Prospective Members
Members attend meetings participate in service projects, and community fundraisers, network with other members, community businesses, and organizations, serve on club committees, recruit prospective new members, and make differences in the lives of children.
TYPES OF MEMBERSHIPS
Personal - Member pays for dues and meals
Personal - Member’s company pays for dues and meals
Corporate - Company pays for dues and meals. Company designates an employee to attend meetings and participate in club activities. The designated member has all the rights and privileges of regular membership.
COST OF MEMBERSHIP
Initiation fee - $97
Total Dues - $169 per year, paid quarterly
Dues include Kiwanis International dues ($52)
Kentucky-Tennessee District dues ($20)
Maryville Kiwanis dues ($72)
Liability insurance ($17)
Subscription to Kiwanis magazine ($8)
Meals - $12.50 per meal
Total average cost per month is $66.
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MEET WITH US HERE
576 Foothills Plaza Drive,
Maryville, Tn. 37801
Every Tuesday at 12 noon
Green Meadow Country Club
1700 Louisville Rd.,
Alcoa, TN 37701