Discovery Center opens "Great Balls of Fire " exhibit. Our club kicked in $10,000.00 in support and provide FREE admission to Rockford Public School's and Harlem Public School.s 3rd graders.
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FREE! Concerts on the Creek.
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The Arts are Alive and Well in Rockford at the Rockford Area Arts Council! Check Out What's Happening Below
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The Date to Save is March 15
Download and Present this Flyer at Panera Bread
609 South Perryville Road
on Thursday, March 15 between 4:00 and 8:00pm
and 20% of Your Order Will Benefit the Kids of Our Community

Make it your New Years Resolution
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 a percentage of your purchases will be donated     Kiwanis Charities of Rockford at
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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

... and, oh, don't forget to visit us on Facebook too.
A "Like" and a "Share" would be nice.

Facebook - The Kiwanis Club of Rockford

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

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.

January 30, 2018 - Noon
Kfact - Intervention, Youth Development, Advocacy, College and Career Mentorship and...
Shamika Williams, Founder and Executive Director

Kfact Website
About Kfact (Video)

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


January 9, 2018 - Noon
Transforming K-12 Education in Illinois - Tax Credits and Student Scholarships
Don Gillingham, Exectutive Director Lutheran Schools

About Empower Illinois

December 19, 2017 - Noon
DACA Recipients (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) Fact vs Fiction

Sara Dady, Immigration Attorney

and Candidate for Representative of the 16th Congressional District
About DACA (Video 11:00)


December 12, 2017 - Noon
Rockford Art Deli
Stay Rad, Live Happy, Be You

Britney Lindgren, Co-Owner

Rockford Art Deli Website
About the Rockford Art Deli (Video 8:12)

December 5, 2017 - First Tueday Evening
Dennis School - The Importance of Early Education in the Rockford Public Schools
Jenny Keffer, Principal

Dennis School Website
About Early Education
(Video 14:55 min)

November 28, 2017 - Noon
Transform Rockford - Banding Together and Attempting Great Great Things for Our Community
Mike Schablaske, Exectutive Director

About Transform Rockford
Connecting to Our Kids (Video 5:22 Minutes)

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.


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

Special Thanks to our Official Club Photographer, Ken Staaf