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Mercer County Aktion Club
The Kiwanis Mission Statement:
“Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers, dedicated to improving the world, one child and one community at a time.”
The Objects of Kiwanis.
About the Celina Kiwanis Club.
The city of Celina is located on beautiful Grand Lake St Marys. The Celina Kiwanis Club received its charter on November 27th 2001. The club was organized by the Coldwater club. There were 56 original members of which 5 are still members today. The Celina Kiwanis Club is part of Division 2 of the Ohio District of Kiwanis International. We continually seek new members. We invite you to visit our meetings and join us. For more information contact:
President Eric at (419) 305-4667 or
Secretary Jenny at (419) 586-4980.
Our Mailing address is:
Our Club meets every Wednesday at 12 Noon.
The first Wednesday of every month is a board meeting.
We meet at CJ's HighMarks Restaurant
1211 Irmscher Blvd
The Mercer County Aktion Club meets at 6 PM
the 2nd Tuesday of every month,
at the Briarwood Village,
100 Don Desch Drive,
Division Lt. Governor: Jeff Schulman, Ada Club.
Ohio District Governor: Jennifer DeFrance, Kent Club.
Past Ohio District Governor: Craig Wallace Findlay/E Club
Kiwanis International Officers:
President: Gunter Gasser, Kärnten, Austria.
President-Elect: John Button, Ontario, Canada
Vice-President: Sue Petrisin, Michigan Club.
View the Kiwanis International website.
View the Ohio District website.
How/Where/When did Kiwanis begin?
Founded in Detroit, Michigan, on January 21, 1915, Kiwanis started with one club. A year later, the Kiwanis Club of Hamilton, Ontario, was chartered. Worldwide expansion began in 1962, and today Kiwanis clubs are active in every part of the world.
What is the Kiwanis Motto?
"Serving the Children of the World"What does the name "Kiwanis" mean?
”We trade” or “we have a good time.” The expression, Nunc Keewanis, comes from an American Indian language of the Detroit area.How many Kiwanis clubs/members are there?
Kiwanis International has 260,000 members in 8,000 Clubs in 96 Nations and Geographical areas.What are Kiwanians?
Volunteers from all walks of life, united in their commitment to serve children and their communities worldwide.What other organizations does Kiwanis sponsor?
Kiwanis International sponsors several service clubs for young people, under what is called Service Leadership Programs. These include:
How much community service is done by Kiwanis clubs around the world?
Annually, Kiwanis clubs sponsor 150,000 service projects, spend nearly $100 million, and contribute some 6.2 million hours of volunteer time.