What We Do

The Kiwanis Club of Jackson is a service club with a focus on helping the children in our community. We are part of an larger organization, Kiwanis International, all focused on improving our local communities through service. We support many diverse projects including (but not limited to):

  • Supply children in need with Shoes and Boots
  • Salvation Army bell ringing
  • Kids Against Hunger food packaging for hungry families
  • Purchase food and serve lunches a the Interfaith Shelter
  • Sponsor an Aktion Club
  • Mentoring Youth through Challenge Day and Legos
  • Free dictionaries for third graders in Jackson County
  • Sponsor Children’s Movies at the Michigan Theatre in downtown Jackson
  • Donation of teddy bears to hospitalized children at Henry Ford Jackson
  • Sponsor youth service leadership programs (Key Club at Western)
  • Donating 94 bikes to local elementary schools for Reading Month
  • Annual Halloween party at Kiwanis Park
  • Kiwanis Park & Kiwanis Disc Golf upkeep and improvements
Donuts and Cider at Kiwanis Park
Serving Lunch at the Interfaith Shelter

We are always looking for more service-minded people to join us and would love to have you come to one of our Friday meetings to see what we’re all about! 

We meet weekly on Fridays at noon at the Cascades Manor House. Lunch is followed by a program.