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Who we are--What we do

                                    DEFINING STATEMENT
Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and one community at a time.

To improve the quality of life for children and families worldwide.
As a thriving organization of men, women, and youth, we are dedicated to serving the children of the world and improving the quality of life worldwide.  Being committed to this mission calls each of us to live by the following six objects of Kiwanis:

    1. To Give Primacy To The Human And Spiritual Rather Than To The Material Values Of Life.

    2. To encourage the daily living of the Golden Rule in all human relationships.
    3. To promote the adoption and the application of higher social, business, and professional standards.  

    4. To develop, by precept and example, a more intelligent, aggressive, and serviceable citizenship.
    5. To provide, through Kiwanis clubs, a practical means to form enduring friendships, to render altruistic service, and to build better communities.
    6. To cooperate in creating and maintaining that sound public opinion and high idealism which make possible the increase of righteousness, justice, patriotism, and goodwill.

These six Objects of Kiwanis were developed way back in 1915 and have never changed.
We will be the world's premier organization engaging adult and youth volunteers to improve the quality of life worldwide.

Serving the children of the world.

                                    What really is Kiwanis?
• Kiwanis is not a luncheon club, but we do believe in good fellowship.
• We are not a religious organization, but we do believe in a Supreme Being.
• We are not a benevolent organization, but we do believe in charity.
• We are not a patriotic organization, but we do believe in love of our  country.
• We are not a fraternal organization, but we do believe in unity.
• We are not a political organization, but we do believe in good government.

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