Welcome to Kiwanis of Glen Ellyn
Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the
world one child and one community at a time. Celebrating over 50 years
The Kiwanis Club of Glen Ellyn
Since 1954, the men and women of the Kiwanis Club of Glen Ellyn have
contributed to the well-being of our community by giving time and
financial support to a number of charitable organizations, educational
programs, as well as to children and families in need.
Members include community leaders, business people and private citizens
who come together in the spirit of making a difference in our community.
The camaraderie among our members is what has made this the area's
largest and most dedicated club.
To ensure that the legacy of our work will continue for generations to
come, the Kiwanis of Glen Ellyn established an endowment fund in 1988.
It is funded by the public and our members. Its purpose is to provide
income to our foundation to carry on its charitable projects into the
Founded in 1915 and headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, Kiwanis
International is a thriving organization of service-minded men and women
who respond to the unique need of their communities and address
worldwide issues by "Serving the Children of the World.
Kiwanis is comprised of more than 600,000 members serving in more than 13,000 clubs in 79 countries.
Kiwanis Young Children "Priority One" provides a focus of the needs of young children with programs for:
Maternal and Child Health Child Care and Development Parent Education and Support Safety and Pediatric Trauma