Kiwanis Is Not Something You Join, It Is Something You Do!

 

What have Cheyenne Kiwanis Members Done?
 

 

Founder of Magic City Enterprises

57 Years of Cheyenne Stars of Tomorrow (est 1959)

51 Years of FFA Livestock Sale (est 1965)

45 Years Kiwanis Junior Miss Program

Kiwanis Lake

Attention Home Founding Member

Kiwanis Community House 2007

Kiwanis Clambake

Pancake Breakfast

Salvation Army Bell Ringing

Travel & Adventure Series

Cheyenne Interfaith Hospitality

Network trailer donation

Kiwanis Foundation Golf Tournament

Kiwanis "Reads" Program

Breakfast to Lion's Club Intl 2003

Kiwanis International Breakfast 1996

Helped eliminate Iodine Deficiency

Pancakes in New York City on TV

Old West Museum Kids Day Chili Feed

Donated to Depot Project

Funding for Youth Alternatives Building

Casper Troopers food service

Race for the Cure Support

Super Day Food Service

Military Appreciation-Santa Maria Barbecue

Holiday Inn Visitor Info Frontier Week

Highway Clean-up

Sloan's Lake Spring Cleaning

Greek Festival Food Service

Funding for Downtown Restrooms

Youth Hockey Program at IKON Center $50,000

Donated to Monument Dedicated to Army/AirForce National Guard at State Museum

Founding member to help establish CFD Old West Museum $3,000

Donated $3,000 to get matching funds For Civic Center

Host Kiwanis International Dignitaries

Funded and supported the Women, Infant and Children (WIC) program by furnishing a rockingchair, table, lamp, etc. for their office breast feeding area and provided funds for a part of the staff to attend a conference.

Provided a TV-VCR combination to the City-County Health agency for their waiting room and furnished them with immunization magnets to provide to parents upon which to record their children's shots as they received them.

Provided funds and hands on work to HICAP

Currently provides thirteen (13) club members to serve on six (6) Magic City boards.

Food service for downtown auto race

BUG (Bring Up Grades) program in some elementary schools

Food service for United Way kick-offs and final celebrations.

Purchased books for the High School III book bag program.

Provided shelf and storage area funding to the Cheyenne Respite Program Funded recognition program for Foster Grandparent Program.

Supported MS walk for many years

HOBY program

Hosted foreign students

Funding and support for District Foundation and KPTI.

Partly funded and put in many hours working with Circle K, Key Clubs and Builders Clubs.

Junior League Golf

Provided Safety Barriers For Downtown Car Races

Buffalo Barbecue for State Centennial

Fed All State Band before CFD Parades

Hosted Several Kiwanis District Conventions

Sponsored Torrington Kiwanis club

Sponsored Aktion Club at Magic City Enterprises

Hosted Division 13 District Stars of Tomorrow - again in 2017

Host Annual Ribfest with City of Cheyenne since 2007

Prepared food for Magic Cities Picnic

Worked on City Landscaping projects to improve the looks of the city - 8th Avenue median at the Airport and west entry to city

Friday Food Bag Project

Bicycle Repair and Distribution Project

Raising $100,000 for Maternal Neonatal Tetanus -- 42 Members Zeller Fellowships

Financial support was provided in 2015 to install a periscope donated by the US Navy in the brand-new construction for the Cheyenne Botanical Gardens. Once the facility is finished, later in 2016, the periscope will allow visitors a bird’s-eye 360 degree view of the city from Lions Park.

 

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Club Contact Information:

Mailing address:  P.O. Box 1266
                            Cheyenne, WY 82003
Kiwanis Treber Building:  1804 Pacific Avenue
                                         Cheyenne, WY 82007
Phone and fax: 307.638.3763 email (Club Administrative Secretary): kiwaadmsect@cheyennekiwanis.org