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  • A heart for the neglected

    Jan 12, 2016
    A child’s gift to visiting Kiwanians: her smile.
    A child’s gift to visiting Kiwanians: her smile.

    In the Himalayan nation of Nepal, floods, landslides, fires, hailstorms, drought, famine ...
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  • Eliminating tetanus in Chad

    Dec 22, 2015
    Midwife Roseline Tallot may be soft-spoken, but she’s fiercely passionate about her work protecting women and children from tetanus and other preventable diseases. © UNICEF Chad/2015/Manuel Moreno Gonzalez
    Midwife Roseline Tallot may be soft spoken, but she’s fiercely passionate about her work protecting women and children from tetanus ...
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  • Unexpected hope

    Dec 14, 2015
    Up through the age of seven, Carmen Cecilia Ulloa crawled on her hands and knees to get around. Now, with help from Ecuador Kiwanians and their medical partners, the teenager can look forward to the day when she will walk ... and dance.

    Three teenage girls, their homework finished and set aside, head for the beach. Angie Bone and Mariuxi Palacios walk with ...
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  • Get your motor runnin’

    Dec 14, 2015
    A procession of cyclists heads out for a cruise through scenic southwestern Kentucky.

    “Kickstands up!” calls David Bergman, before the motorbike convoy departs on a day journey to raise funds for playground builds. ...
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  • One ordinary day

    Dec 14, 2015
    On any ordinary day, flying kites is precisely the right medicine for kids who are HIV positive.

    Kite flying is not on a list of medical protocols to treat kids who are HIV positive.
    What it does ...
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  • Ready, set, read

    Nov 30, 2015

    Kiwanis club members—and clubs—can take advantage of a special offer from our partner Scholastic Books. Get discounts on books and ...
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  • Santa's here

    Nov 21, 2015
    A Missouri boy meets Santa at a St. Joseph Kiwanis Club Christmas party.

    The spirit of Christmas visits Al Boyer every season. Boyer, a member of the Kiwanis Club of St. Joseph, Missouri, ...
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  • Lots of laughs

    Nov 21, 2015
    Comedian and impressionist Dave Burleigh has appeared on screen with Charlie Sheen … and at the Pahrump Kiwanis Club’s “Comedy Under the Stars” fundraiser.

    The Kiwanis Club of Pahrump, Nevada, may just get the last laugh for their bold idea to stage a fundraiser ...
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  • Chess in a child’s eyes

    Nov 15, 2015
    Ten-year-old Octavian Panturu and eight-year-old Ioana Chicarosie reigned as king and queen of a life-size game of chess. Ten-year-old Octavian Panturu and eight-year-old Ioana Chicarosie reigned as king and queen of a life-size game of chess.

    In Vaslui, Romania, 20 students are dressed for battle, as though they belong in a medieval reenactment. Some don crowns ...
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  • Kiwanis shines light on March of Dimes

    Nov 13, 2015
    Purple lights illuminate Kiwanis International Office.

    Kiwanis International is illuminated in purple lights this month to support the March of Dimes efforts to raise awareness of ...
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