100th ANNIVERSARY
  • Why a playground is a great centennial project


    As Kiwanis International celebrates its 100th anniversary, clubs across the globe are seeking ways to mark the occasion. Have you considered giving your community a legacy gift of play? Playgrounds are a highly visible, enjoyable project that will make your Kiwanis club stand out. They're also a much-needed resource for schools, parks and community centers.

    Our partner, Landscape Structures, has created three personalized playground designs that incorporate our Centennial look and feel -- designs that can be fine-tuned to suit your needs. Here are five suggestions to help you decide if a playground is a good fit for your Centennial Celebration plans. 

    1. Playgrounds and partnerships go hand ...
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  • Why a playground is a great centennial project


    As Kiwanis International celebrates its 100th anniversary, clubs across the globe are seeking ways to mark the occasion. Have you considered giving your community a legacy gift of play? Playgrounds are a highly visible, enjoyable project that will make your Kiwanis club stand out. They're also a much-needed resource for schools, parks and community centers.

    Our partner, Landscape Structures, has created three personalized playground designs that incorporate our Centennial look and feel -- designs that can be fine-tuned to suit your needs. Here are five suggestions to help you decide if a playground is a good fit for your Centennial Celebration plans. 

    1. Playgrounds and partnerships go hand ...
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  • One day in 1965 changed my life

    9/26/2014

     Boy, what a party it was—truly an event to remember.
    I am talking about the 50th anniversary dinner of the Detroit No. 1 Kiwanis Club at Cobo Hall in January of 1965, attended by 4,200 Kiwanians and guests.

    Reg Merridew, ...
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