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The Arts are Alive and Well in Rockford at the Rockford Area Arts Council! Check Out What's Happening Below
05/24/2017
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Kiwanis Club of Rockford, Illinois
Chartered in 1917 and serving the Children of our Community
and the World ever since.

Over $1,941,492.00 (and climbing)
in Local Charitable Grants Awarded since 1988

Thanks to your support we've been able donated $380,000.00+
to Kid's Charities this year!

The Kiwanis Club of Rockford is a not-for-profit organization of
service-minded volunteers guided by the objects of Kiwanis International.  Our purpose is to improve the quality of life
for the youth we serve by fostering their health, academic success,
character development and their dreams for the future
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... and, oh, don't forget to visit us on Facebook too.
A "Like" and a "Share" would be nice.

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Past Speakers and Other Great "KCOR" things
Check Out Our Upcoming Programs and Speakers

Our Club Supporting KIds
Stella Schoeder accepts a check on behalf of the Ellis Elementary School Uniform Uniform Project for $750.00 to support their discounted uniform program and Dennis Harezlak, Burpee Museum Board of Trustees receives a check for $15,000.00 to  support their newest exhibit the"Sprouts Learning Lab."
Learn About the Learning Lab

April 17, 2018 - Noon
Linking Talent with Opportunity - A Regional Approach
Dr. Doug Jensen, President, Rock Vally College



 

April 10, 2018 - Noon
Dr. Ehren Jarrett, Superintentent of Rockford Public Schools congratulates our 2018 Education Grant Recipients


About our Education Grants
Photos of Recipients, Family and Friends



April 3, 2018 - First Tuesday Evening
Natural Land Institute - Conservation @ Home
Laura Sjoquist, Comummunity Conservation Cooridinator

Natural Land Institute Website

 

March 27, 2018 - Noon
"On the Road" - A Tour of Rock House Kids
Dee Lacny, Executive Director

Learn about RHK


March 20, 2018 - Noon

Boys and Girls Clubs of Rockford
Chip Stoner, President and CEO

Boys and Girls Club Website



Our newest members (left to right) Julian Holt and Kevin Ware are inducted into out club by past Lt.. Governor Phil Davidson and their sponsors.




 

Bryce Russell, Endowment chair presents a $2400.00 to Kevin Ware to bolster the "Just Breathe 815" to serve homeless teens and a check for $720,00 to Paul Perrone the" Northern Illinois Red Ribbon" Program giving voice to youth.

About "Just Breathe 815"
About "Northern Illinois Red Ribbon"

 




Bryce Russell, Endowment Chair presents a check for $9000.00 to Lisa Kubelka and Harry Semerjien board members of "Girls on the Run" to support 3 three year scholarships for young girls at Haskell school.

What is "Girls on the Run"?

Our Newest Builders Club - Kennedy Middle School Charter Presentation

Left to Right: Mary Wilson, Faculty Advisor; Emily Solis, Builders Club President; Don Terasaki, Kiwanis Club of Rockford President

 

Kids continue to benefit from warm weather at our Sinnissippi Park Riverfront Tot Exploration Station

Photo Credits: Kayli Plotner, Rockford Register Star









 

 

 

 
Does your organization need volunteers to help with your service project?  Contact Us maybe we can be of assistance.

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The Kiwanis Charities of Rockford is a 501(c)(3) Entity

Special Thanks to our Official Club Photographer, Ken Staaf