The Salem Kiwanis Club has been serving the greater Salem Oregon community for over 90 years. Members participate in a variety of local community service projects to benefit children and adults in the area served by the club.
Recipients of our services include but are not limited to:
Doernbecher Children's Hospital
Relay For Life
American Red Cross
Local Elementary Schools
Head Start Program
The Salvation Army
Marion-Polk Food Share
Ronald McDonald House
Pacific Northwest Kiwanis Web Site
Kiwanis International Web Site
Some of the Salem Kiwanis Club George F. Hixson Fellows
Salem Kiwanis donates more books to Head Start Schools in Salem
Salem Kiwanis sponsors an annual spelling bee for elementary, middle and high school students. Phil Richards from Salem Kiwanis, and Krina Lemons, Executive Director of the
Salem Keizer Education Foundation, pass out certificates and cash awards.
The Salem Kiwanis Club has an ongoing project to donate children's books to local elementary and preschools. Committee co-chair Hugh Nelson "sits down" with some of the kids at a recent book delivery. The club has donated over 5,000 books.
The Salem Kiwanis Club Pizza booth at the annual Salem Art Fair raises funds for local community service projects.
Annual Mustang Raffle sales at Oregon State Fair. Raffle ticket sales raises funds for Doernbecher Children's hospital in Portland Oregon.
Phil Richards, left, and Eric Howard ring bells for the Salvation Army Holiday drive.
Bob Repine rings the bell for the Salvation Army Holiday drive
Over 8,000 children's books donated
As of April 17, 2013 the Salem Kiwanis Club has donated 8277 books for
BOOKS donations for Children are approaching 8,000 books for almost 2,000 children.
Annual Spelling Bee
Salem Kiwanis Club sponsors annual spelling Bee for Salem-Keizer Education
More books for Head Start
Salem Kiwanis donates over 400 books to two head starts schools in Salem
Books for Elementary Schools
Priority One committee members delivered children's books to two more