On September 12, 2015, a fire broke out at 1:00 pm near Cobb, California. By 6:30 pm, the fire had spread and burned 10,000 acres. Three days later when it was fully contained, it had burned more than 76,000 acres, killed four people, and destroyed nearly 2,000 buildings, including 1,322 homes. This fire became known […]
In case you missed it, our Impact Report highlights the achievements made possible by the generosity of our donors while our Annual Report takes a deeper look at the individuals and clubs impacted by our donors’ kindness throughout the 2016-2017 Kiwanis year. Click here to download the full 2017 Annual Report.
Growing up in a household of 7, with 4 other siblings has always been an atmosphere of inclusiveness. When you have the chance to be surrounded by like-minded individuals whether it be your friends or co-workers, it is a nice feeling to know that they have your best interest in mind and wish the best […]
Each of us has their passion within our Kiwanis service. My passion happens to be our Service Leadership Programs (SLP) and in particular, Aktion Club. Aktion Club is the only service club for adults with disabilities, with more than 12,000 members worldwide. Aktion Club members set aside their personal disabilities to help others in need. […]
Each year, the Kiwanis Cal-Nev-Ha Foundation elects five directors to serve a three-year term on the Board. Interested applicants should review the board recruitment flyer and the Duties of a Foundation Director to learn more before completing an application for board membership. The deadline to apply is January 31. Applicants will be invited to interview […]
If you weren’t able to join us at the Foundation Honors Breakfast last month to hear Foundation Director Richard Minatoya’s inspiring story, or if you just want to share his speech with your club members, here’s your chance to watch Richard’s heart-warming Keynote Address. Click here to watch Richard’s Keynote Address.
ALOHA! The Kiwanis Cal-Nev-Ha Foundation invites you to join us at our 2018 Honors Breakfast as we celebrate and recognize our generous donors who make it possible for us to build a better future for children. Save the Date! Saturday, August 11, 2018 | 6:45 – 8:00 AM Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa, Kona, HI […]
This spring, the Kiwanis Club of Woodland partnered with the Woodland Community Center to provide swim lesson scholarships for 75 children within their community. With the help of a Pediatric Trauma Grant from the Kiwanis Cal-Nev-Ha Foundation, and in cooperation with their local Key Club members, more than 40 hours were dedicated towards eight – […]
Last year, the Foundation awarded Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital with a $20,000 grant to provide child safety seats to families of infants and children with special needs. Already an under-served population, infants and children with special needs often require child safety seats with additional support and head control. The funds for this project were […]
Meet Yussif and Learn About His Inspiring Journey Story Courtesy of Brian Atwell, CNH Foundation Ambassador Last month, during her official visit to Divisions 24 and 29, Governor Joni Ackerman presented awards to Kiwanis members who not only demonstrate positivity and change within their community, but she also presented a very special award to a […]