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|Commissary Kiwanis Club of Fort Smith|
|Commissary Kiwanis Club of Fort Smith JIM SIMPSON, PRESIDENT; LARRY EVANS,PAST PRESIDENT; BILL JONES, PRESIDENT-ELECT; CHUCK JOHNSON SECRETARY; RUSSELL APPLE,TREASURER; (Board of Directors listed below) 2013-2014|
|First Full-Column Section KIWANIS HISTORY: Kiwanis was founded in Detroit, Michigan, January 21, 1915 and is now headquartered in Indianapolis, IN. It extended into Canada in 1916. Not until 1962 did it serve outside these two Nations. REWARDS OF MEMBERSHIP: One act of kindness can change the course of a life. Proving that one can make a difference, Kiwanians have helped eradicate diseases, build schools, shelter the homeless, feed the hungry, and generate millions of smiles. The Commissary Kiwanis Club of Fort Smith, named after the Commissary building on the National Historic Site in fort Smith, was founded in June 1964. Donnie Green was the first President and today, Donnie is still a club member. We are a service organization. We do. Although there are social activities in the club, we mostly do hands on work to help the community with emphasis on the children. KIWANIS IS THE PLACE FOR YOU IF YOU: Believe children are the future. Take pride in your community. Want to reach out to those in need. Enjoy meeting new people. BECAUSE KIWANIS MEMBERS: Improve communities one child at a time; build enduring friendships; better the lives of children; participate in fun and fellowship; sharpen leadership skills; develop business contacts; gain insight into local and international issues; and attain a greater appreciation of their own talents and successes.|
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SERVICE PROJECTS: Educator Prayer Breakfast. International Miss-A-Meal, International IDD Program, Can food drive with Key Club, Salvation Army bell ringing, Make-a-wish gift wrapping, Children's Emergency Shelter, Annual Fishing Derby. Reading to Children at Cavanaugh School Starting K-Kids in Cavanaugh School. Helping with kids at the Huckabee Center. Helping Boy Scout projects. Recognizing the top Athletes at UofA, Fort Smith. Sponsoring the Key Club at Southside HS. Printing newsletters for Cavanaugh, Bonneville and other schools monthly. Helping develop Cavanaugh School Park for school and neighborhood. FUND RAISERS: Golf Tournament, Selling Historical Throws, Gun Raffle
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SOME OF THE PAST DONATIONS: Earl Collins Foundation. International IDD Program. Tom Barr Scholarships. Scouts Children's Shelter. Angel Tree. Hanna House. Youth Sports. Salvation Army. Ronald McDonald House. Project Eliminate. Girls Club, Inc. Holiday Families in need. Many others that involve the children in our community.
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2013-2014 Officers and Board Members: President - Jim Simpson President-Elect - Bill Jones Secretary - Chuck Johnson Treasurer - Russell Apple Past President - Larry Evans Past Lt Governor - Chuck Raney Div 20 Lt Governor - Alvin Hill BOARD MEMBERS: Andy Smith William Ricks Dave Brugger Chris Garling Mark Hobbs
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Dick Taylor received his 50 year pin last year. Dick has served in multiple clubs Jerry Clemens the oldest continuous serving member. John England is the sponsor of the Key Club, Southside. Alyson Mason is the K-Kids School Advisor and Chuck Raney is the K-Kids Kiwanis Advisor.
WE WELCOME NEW MEMBERS. VISIT OUR CLUB AND DETERMINE IF OUR MISSION FITS YOUR NEEDS TO BECOME AN ACTIVE COMMUNITY MEMBER SERVING THE CHILDREN OF THIS COMMUNITY. WE ARE A CLOSE KNIT GROUP WHO SERVES THE COMMUNITY BY DOING HANDS ON WORK. WE ARE NOT JUST A MEET AND GREET CLUB. COME CHECK US OUT. MEET AT 7AM EACH THURSDAY AT THE GOLDEN CORRAL RESTAURANT ON WALDRON ROAD ACROSS FROM THE MALL. Mail: Commissary Kiwanis Club of Fort Smith, PO Box 8228, Fort Smith, AR 72902.
|COMMISSARY KIWANIS CLUB OF FORT SMITH|
Fort Smith, AR
phone: 479-649 3091