2016 Willmar Kiwanis Peanut Partner

Each year since 2008, the Willmar Kiwanis has embarked on a “peanut” fundraiser. The club solicits grant applications from non-profits throughout the community. The projects are reviewed and evaluated by the Grants Committee and a winner is selected. This winner is the “Peanut Partner” for the fundraising campaign. The Kiwanis Club then goes to work…
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Willmar Kiwanis Announces Touch A Life Award Winner For 2016

  This years Touch A Life Award winner is Robert E. Anderson.  Bob is originally from southeast Minnesota, has lived in the Willmar area for 50 years. He and Diann, married 54 years and counting, have 3 children and 7 grandchildren. Bob, a graduate of Mankato State University, is an educator. He taught Industrial Arts/Technology at…
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WILLMAR KIWANIS CHARTERS TWO NEW KEY CLUBS

A good crowd of nearly one hundred persons gathered at the Willmar Conference Center on Monday night, October 24, to witness the chartering of two new Key Clubs by Willmar Kiwanis, the Dream Technical Academy and Willmar High School. Key Club is the largest high school youth organization in the world, and provides its members…
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WILLMAR KIWANIS To CHARTER TWO NEW KEY CLUBS

Willmar Kiwanis is proud to announce that we will charter two new Key Clubs in the community, one at Willmar High School, and the other at the Dream Academy.  The Key Club is part of the Kiwanis family and is the oldest and largest service organization for teens ages 14-18. The Key club offers teens…
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WILLMAR KIWANIS INITIATES PEANUT DAY DRIVE

Willmar Kiwanis is in the midst of their 9th consecutive Peanut Day Fundraiser. All of the proceeds go to assist organizations in our community who work with children. Beginning with the Shelter House in 2008, or what is now known as Safe Avenues, and continuing to the present day, Kiwanis has raised over $100,000 to…
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