Welcome

Welcome to the Kiwanis Club of Fort  Myers.  Now in its 95th year of serving the diverse needs of the children of our community, the Kiwanis Club of Fort Myers continues to be recognized as one of the most influential civic organizations in Fort Myers.

If you are interested in having a direct  impact on improving the lives of our children of need, both in our community and throughout the world - then the Kiwanis Club of Fort Myers is for you to consider.

If you are interested in developing both professional and personal relationships with fellow leaders  then the Kiwanis Club of Fort Myers is for you.

If the Kiwanis Club of Fort Myers interests you, please allow us to extend a personal invitation to come and attend one of our luncheon meetings as our guest.  

 We look forward to meeting you and showing off our wonderful Club!

Denny Sharma, President 2017-2018

 

What is Kiwanis?

Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and one community at a time. The Kiwanis Club of Fort Myers is dedicated to serving the community through various service and fundraising projects. Our club has been in service to Fort Myers area for more than 90  years. We are part of Kiwanis International, an organization serving children for over 100 years. We'd love for you to come join us at one of our meetings or a service project. Please go to our Contact Us page and drop us your information and a note.We are an active and vibrant club in the community.  At our meetings we host speakers from the local area and beyond to share information about organizations, happenings, events and interesting topics. We host many different events each year including The Thomas Alva Edison Kiwanis Regional Science and Engineering Fair. Newcomers and visitors are welcome to join us at our meetings. We'd love to have you!  We meet for lunch every Wednesday, Noon at the AAA Building.  Meeting is held on 2nd Floor.  There is elevator access at entry on right. Visitors are welcome. 

AAA Building, Fort Myers 2516 Colonial Blvd Lunch catered by Gwendolyn's Cafe - $12

 

Upcoming Guest Speakers

October 25th

Neil WilkinsonInterim Director for the Center of Environmental and Sustainability Education. Program on FGCU’s Commitment to Sustainability.

 

 

Nov 1st

Dan MoserEducation Instructor for Cycling Savvy and League of American Cyclists will present information and data about the issues with cycling in Lee Co. and how education and awareness can make it safer for everyone

 

December  

 

Pamela Meyer & Jared Beck - The Authors discuss their book 
River & Road is a visual and narrative history of the architectural evolution and urban development of Southwest Florida as shown in Fort Myers, Florida. A top tourist destination to this day, the Gulf Coast city has been home to the winter estates of the rich and famous, including Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, and oil tycoon Ambrose McGregor. The city's famed McGregor Boulevard continues to draw visitors with its eclectic blend of houses and unique histories dating back to the nineteenth century.

 


Our Signature Project

THOMAS ALVA EDISON KIWANIS REGIONAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING FAIR

2017

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The Thomas Alva Edison Kiwanis Regional Science and Engineering Fair has been a tradition at Fort Myers Kiwanis for almost 60 years. The club volunteers their time and energies, providing judges and volunteers at the annual event and mans a stand selling items and raffle tickets as a fund raiser. We donate over $15,000 to help pay the travel expenses for winners who go on to compete at state and international levels.

YOU CAN HELP

Please donate to our 501 (c)(3) Fort Myers Kiwanis Foundation to help with this project or one of our many other projects for youth. Any donation, from $5.00 to $5,000, will make a difference. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowable by law. Donors will receive a tax donation receipt from the Fort Myers Kiwanis Foundation.  Checks may be mailed to:  

P.O Box 1498
Fort Myers, FL 33902

 

Thank You!

The Fort Myers Kiwanis Foundation Registration # is CH39053.  
A copy of the Official Registration and Financial Information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll-free (800-435-7352) within the State.  Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the State

 

 

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