Kiwanis International


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Kiwanis International

(kĭwä`nĭs), community service organization of active and retired business and professional people, founded in 1915 at Detroit, Mich. Local Kiwanis clubs now exist in more than 90 countries. Kiwanis clubs sponsor a wide variety of service projects, for which they raise money and members volunteer their time. The organization has also undertaken international service projects. Kiwanis International sponsors a number of service organizations for young people, including Circle K International (for college and university students) and Key Club International (for high school students).
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Kiwanis International: http://sites.kiwanis.org/kiwanis/en/home.aspx
Moore is best known for the Bond movies but is also an international goodwill ambassador for Unicef and supports another children's charity Kiwanis international. He said he was dedicating his knighthood to Unicef.
Moore, who played the hero in seven James Bond films, earned his knighthood in the Diplomatic List for charitable services, especially to Unicef and Kiwanis International, another children's charity.
Roger Moore, who played the hero in seven James Bond films,gets a knighthood in the Diplomatic List for charitable services,especially to Unicef and Kiwanis International,another children's charity.
He has made significant contributions to the community through his involvement with the Royal Canadian Legion, the Golden Ks (a branch of Kiwanis International) and the Joel Club.
Delegates attending the annual convention of Kiwanis International in Miami Beach June 23-27 donated 11,320 books that were distributed to 12 local child-care agencies.
In 1968, Riggs was named Conservation Layman of the Year by the Arkansas Association of Soil and Water Associations and received life membership awards from the Kiwanis International and the Arkansas Basin Development Association of Oklahoma.
Kiwanis International is a group working hard to solve the problem of IDD.
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Morton Salt and a service club called Kiwanis International are working hard to prevent IDD by making sure that people all over the world have a dependable source of iodized salt.
If you would like more information about iodine deficiency disorders and how you can support the Kiwanis campaign, write to the Worldwide Service Project, Kiwanis International, 3636 Woodview Trace, Indianapolis, IN 46268.