Youth We Sponsor

Kiwanis International empowers youth at every stage of life, from elementary school through university to young adulthood. Here are the youth programs we sponsor in the community.
       If your child or grandchild’s school does not sponsor a Kiwanis youth program, contact your local club for more information.

Circle K

Circle K International (CKI) is the premiere university service organization in the world sponsored by Kiwanis International. With clubs on more than 550 campuses globally, programming is based upon the tenets of service, leadership and fellowship. We currently sponsor the club at Wittenberg University
      You can learn more about our projects and goals by reading the CKI Magazine.

Key Club

Key Club International the oldest and largest service leadership organization for teens, teaches leadership through service to others. Key Club’s 250,000 members build themselves as they build their schools and communities. Key Club’s 5,000 clubs thrive in 30 nations in North America, the Caribbean, Central and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia.
     We sponsor the Key Clubs at Springfield High and Catholic Central High
     You can learn more about our projects and goals by reading the Key Club Magazine.

Builders Club
Nearly 40,000 middle and junior high students in 1,300 clubs in 18 nations contribute service to school and community while developing leadership and people skills. Builders Club members implement practical service-learning principals as they focus on supporting organizations that focus on the needs of children.
    We are the sponsor of the clubs located at Roosevelt and Shaefer Middle Schools Club. You can learn more about our projects and goals by reading the Builders Bloc.

K-Kids is a student-led community service club for elementary students that teaches members the value of helping others through participation in community service projects and club activities. We  currently do not sponsor any K-Kids program in the area. You can learn more about our projects and goals by reading the K-Kids Zone.

Terrific Kids

Terrific Kids is a student recognition program that promotes character development, self-esteem and perseverance. Students work with their classroom teacher and establish goals to improve behavior, peer relationships, attendance or schoolwork. Thoughtful, Enthusiastic, Respectful, Responsible, Inclusive, Friendly, Inquisitive, Capable. We sponsor one Terrific Kids program at Kenwood Elementary School.

Bring Up Grades

Bring Up Grades (BUG) is a program designed to provide recognition to students who raise their grades into an acceptable range and maintain or continue to raise them from one grading period to the next. We have no sponsorships currently in the Bring Up Grades program