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  • Disability dreams

    Mar 13, 2013

    Kiwanians cut a ribbon to ceremoniously open the new park

    The Kiwanis Club of Downtown Springfield, Missouri, has a history of advocating for children with disabilities. In 1937, the club ...

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  • Worms advise: Shop grey

    Mar 08, 2013

    Worm burrowing through a plastic bag

    Some families shop at grocery stores that have the freshest produce. Other shoppers prefer stores with the best coupon deals. ...

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  • Back by popular demand

    Mar 06, 2013

    JiÃ…â„¢ina Bohdalová, Czech actor and storyteller, with a patient

    It started out as a simple Kiwanis doll project. Members of the Kiwanis Club of Ostrava, Czech Republic, would sew ...

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  • Puppet pals

    Mar 01, 2013

    Puppets

    For residents of Christchurch, New Zealand, the memories of a February 2011 earthquake remain vivid and frightening. Takapuna, New Zealand, ...

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  • Renovation rejoice

    Feb 27, 2013

    Kiwanis Club with Mr. Grier

    Two Jamaican service clubs are repaying a retired shoemaker for his service to his community.

    Interest in helping someone in ...

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  • Collegiate computers

    Feb 20, 2013

    Schoolchildren learn to use the new computers

    Some say one man’s trash is another’s treasure. This saying may never ring as true as it does when applied ...

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  • Decorating dreams

    Feb 13, 2013

    Autumn in her renovated room with project co-chairs Jennifer Rickert and Adam Haynes and past president Roseann Jones.

    Autumn Brantley is no ordinary 10-year-old. Since she was two, she has lived with a rare autoimmune disease called sideroblastic ...
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  • Soup's on

    Feb 06, 2013

    Children benefiting from soup fundraiser

    What’ll it be? Hot ’n’ sour? Chicken and corn? Or veggie? Whatever you choose, a special group of children in ...

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  • Kiwanis float wins Tournament Volunteers' Trophy

    Jan 07, 2013

    2013 Kiwanis rose float

    Kiwanis International’s float “A Child’s Magic Carpet Ride” won the Tournament Volunteers’ Trophy at the 2013 Tournament of Roses Parade. ...

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  • Dentist on a mission

    Jan 07, 2013

    John Gillan holds a patient

    John Gillan admits he’s hooked … on dental mission trips.

    It’s a quantifiable habit: Since 1991, the Tempe Nuevo, Arizona, ...

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