Kiwanis International and its youth-oriented Service Leadership Programs serve communities in more than 80 countries and geographic areas. Kiwanis empowers people at every stage of life to become competent, capable, and compassionate leaders by helping them learn to help others. Through our Service leadership Programs, we enable our youngest leaders to serve our community, opening doors for them to change the world.
The Kiwanis Club of Randolph sponsors a total of (7) Service Leadership Programs in the Randolph area:
Kiwanis-Kids (known as “K”-Kids”) is a worldwide organization where children are learning leadership through service. Our kids are taking on the responsibility of running a K-Kids club as they plan and participate in community service projects. Our kids have assisted the Randolph community in numerous ways via food drives, clothing drives, disaster relief drives, etc. They serve their schools, raising funds forlocal food pantries, life saving Defibulator equipment and extracurricular activities.
- Randolph K-Kids Clubs are at all (4) of our elementary schools; Center Grove, Fernbrook, Ironia and Shongum . To learn more, please contact the club advisor for the school of your choice http://www.rtnj.org/schools.cfm
Kiwanis Key Club is an international high school student-led organization which provides its members with opportunities to provide service, build character and develop leadership. Key Club is the largest high school service leadership organization in the world. High school student members of Key Club perform acts of service in their communities, such as cleaning up parks, collecting clothing and organizing food drives. They also learn leadership skills by running meetings, planning projects and holding elected leadership positions at the club, district and international levels.
The New Jersey District is one of 33 districts in Key Club International. Our district is one of the best Key Club districts in the world (in our opinion). It is comprised of 23 divisions across New Jersey.
- Randolph Key Club is one of the largest clubs in the area with over 200 student members.
- Dover Key Club – has approximately 50 active members.
To learn more, please visit www.keyclub.org
Kiwanis Aktion Club is a service club for adults with disabilities. Aktion Clubs draw members from various organizations that support individuals with disabilities, as well as other community programs. Aktion clubs can also be established at churches, libraries, YMCAs, lodges or similar facilities. A Kiwanis club, composed of like-minded, service-oriented people from the community, serves as the club’s sponsor.
The Morris County Aktion Club is supported at the district level and by the Dawn Center for Independent Living in Denville, NJ, which provides programs, literature and opportunities to relate to individuals with disabilities.
For more information, please visit the website for Dawn Center for Independent Living in Denville, NJ www.dawncil.org