Kiwanis Children's Fund Leadership

 

MEET THE BOARD

Kiwanis International’s fundraising arm, the Kiwanis Children’s Fund, elects a Board of Trustees to oversee its administration. Among the board’s responsibilities:

  • Implement the Kiwanis International mission, which is to serve the children of the world.
  • Develop and implement a strategic plan for the Children’s Fund.
  • Ensure the stability and growth of Children’s Fund corpus funds by cultivating and soliciting financial gifts, as applicable, from individual Kiwanians and friends, businesses, and foundations.
  • Monitor and distribute funds from fundraising programs for grants worldwide.
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Norman A. "Norm" Velnes
President
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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Robert M. "Bob" Garretson
President-elect
Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
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Ann Wilkins
Immediate Past President
Tahlequah, Oklahoma, USA
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Filip Delanote
Treasurer
Alveringem, Belgium
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Patricia "Patti" Barsotti
Concord, California, USA
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Matthew Cantrall
Lakeland, Florida, USA
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Juanita Edwards
Cherry Log, Georgia, USA
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Mark Esposito
Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA
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Robert S. Maxwell
Topeka, Kansas, USA
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Serena Quek
Johor Bahru Johor, Malaysia
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Armand B. St. Raymond
Vestavia Hills, Alabama, USA
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Elizabeth Tezza
Sullivans Island, South Carolina, USA
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John Tyner
Rockville, Maryland, USA
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Daniel Vigneron
Howald, Luxembourg
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Bert West
Divide, Colorado, USA
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Chien-Kung "C.K." Yang
Hsinchu City, Taiwan
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Amy Zimmerman
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
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Stan Soderstrom
Executive Director
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
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Pam Norman
Chief Philanthropy Officer
Zionsville, Indiana, USA

KIWANIS CHILDREN'S FUND VOLUNTEERS

Area 2020-23
Ambassadors
Districts 2018-21
District Chairs
Asia Pacific Efi Taylor Nepal
Philippine Luzon
Philippine South
Babu Krishna Karki
Father Rikki Miranda
Cristy Sebastian
Asia Pacific Liu Chun-Kuai “Lynn” Japan
Malaysia
Taiwan
Teruhisa Yoshimura
Serena Quek
Vivian Tsai
Asia Pacific Vacant Australia
Korea
New Zealand-South Pacific
Betty D’Amore
Myung-Soon Kim
Graham Kenneth Chick
Europe Bernard Altmann Belgium-Luxembourg
France-Monaco
Netherlands
Romania
Nathalie Frisch
Patrick Maurel
Frans van der Avert
Istvan Tribel
Europe Francesco Valenti Iceland-Faroes
Italy-San Marino
Norden
Óskar Guðjónsson
Maurizio Di Profio
Carl-Erik Thielemann
Europe Stefan Uhrig Austria
Germany
Switzerland-Liechtenstein
United Kingdom
Günter Thurnher
Martina Brunk
Roland Franzi
Sherrill Barker
Latin America Rodrigo Zuluaga Colombia
Ecuador
Panama
Fernando Galindo Duque
Martha Andrade Posso
Falleta Allen de Barerra
Central USA Chuck Schroder Kansas
Minnesota-Dakotas
Missouri-Arkansas
Nebraska-Iowa
Rocky Mountain
Texas-Oklahoma
Bill Donegan
Kathy Welle
Nancy Hoff
Jody Melcher
Cari Karns
Erby Eikner
Midwest USA, Eastern Canada & Caribbean Rick Poulton Eastern Canada & the Caribbean
Illinois-Eastern Iowa
Indiana
Michigan
Ohio
Wisconsin-Upper Michigan
Bobby Moo Young
Tom Willis
Bruce Andrews
Syrina Dawson
Celeste Brlas
Bev Burnap
Northeast USA Bart Stevens Capital
New England & Bermuda
New Jersey
New York
Pennsylvania
West Virginia
David Heppner
Rita Cornelio
Mark Esposito
Helene Irvine
Jeff Rose
Ellen Daugherty
Southeast USA Cathy Simmons Alabama
Carolinas
Florida
Georgia
Kentucky-Tennessee
Louisiana-Mississippi-West Tennessee
Colean Black
Jon Hethcox
Matt Sheehan
John Holley
Vic Legerton
Donna Osburn
Western USA & Western Canada Gary Jespesen California-Nevada-Hawaii
Montana
Pacific Northwest
Southwest
Utah-Idaho
Western Canada
Herman Platzke
Ron Schafer
Mike Frucci, Jerry Deas
Lynette Kennard
Revis Turner
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