In order to carry out all the projects that our club is involved with throughout the year, each member is asked to join one or more committees.
Purpose: Responsible for providing the most effective club meeting possible. Areas of focus should include the club meeting program, risk management, reception, fellowship and inter-club relations, as well as, other areas the committee may deem pertinent.
Purpose: Implements projects on the arts, business affairs, citizenship, civic improvement, community beautification, conversation, health, international understanding, literacy, public affairs, safety or help for senior citizens and disabled persons. Popular projects include Forest Oaks Cleanup and Lighthouse For The Blind Cleanup.
Finance and Fundraising
Purpose: Responsible for preparing a budget of estimated income and expenses for submission to the Board of Directors, as well as, any recommendations it may have on financial matters of the club. It is also responsible for securing the funds necessary to meet budget requirements.
Human and Spiritual Values
Purpose: Implement projects that support spiritual development, provide human companionship and comfort or offer counseling and guidance. Projects can encourage interfaith and interdenominational religious activity, such as prayer, but should not support a specific religious sect. Projects include visits to nursing homes, hospitals and support of grief counseling.
Membership Growth and Education
Purpose: Provide training and staff development activities, submits applications to the Board of Directors. Develops an effective orientation and induction ceremony for new members and promote regular attendance for all members at club meetings.
Purpose: Responsible for helping to ensure that the public receives through the media and other means, goals, programs and achievements of the club.
Service Leadership Progams/Sponsored Youth
Purpose: Devise ways and means to establish and support Kiwanis Kids programs in Elementary Schools, Builders Clubs in Junior High or Middle Schools, Key Clubs in High Schools, Circle K International in University and Colleges and Aktion Clubs for adults living with disabilities.
Young Children: Priority One
Purpose: Implement projects for children, prenatal through age 5. Projects can address maternal and child health, child care, early development, nutrition, parenting advocacy and safety.