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 Meyers 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!
Allen Bova & Donna Clarke Co-Presidents 2016-2017
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|
|Kiwanis Member, Bill Courtwright - An innovative musical program on John Mellencamp.|
Kiwanis Club President, Allen Bova - Kiwanis Educational Power Point Presentation.
Jennifer Basey - An update on the new Department of Labor rules and requirements governing retirement plan investments. You learn more about Jennifer here.
Our Signature Project
THOMAS ALVA EDISON KIWANIS REGIONAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING FAIR
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 ove $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|
|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