• Puppet pals

    Mar 01, 2013


    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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  • Momo and his bike

    Jan 07, 2013


    Mohammed likes to ride his bike. He likes to pedal across a wooden, covered bridge and past the barn where ...

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  • Frogland fantasy

    Jan 04, 2013

    Nick with his frog pond

    A New Jersey youth learns that no dream is too big for the Kiwanis family.

    Story by Janet Redyke | ...

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  • Kiwanis and Scholastic partner to create an oasis of reading and learning

    Jan 04, 2013

    Kiwanian reading to a student
    In many areas, there’s a literacy crisis among children. The good news: Kiwanians have a powerful partner in the fight. ...

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