Kiwanis International 100th Anniversary - 1915-2015

Centennial news

  • Jeanette takes you off the beaten path


    Jeanette Harris has been a member of the Detroit No. 1 Club since 1999. She shares her favorite things to do in and around Detroit.


    1. The Detroit Zoo. You don’t have to be a polar bear to love the ...
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  • One day in 1965 changed my life


     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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  • 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 ...
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  • Celebrating with the Detroit No. 1 club


    Eric SabreeThe excitement is building for Detroit No. 1 club members. In 2015, Kiwanis' founding club plans to celebrate 100 years of service to the Detroit community and the world.
    Kiwanis has made a difference in the lives of millions since ...

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  • 100 years of Kiwanis service with great celebrations around the world


    Men Carrying Babies

    An organization does not reach the 100-year mark by chance. It does so by staying relevant in an ever-changing society. I believe with all my heart that Kiwanis is just as relevant today as it was when it was created ...
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