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About our club

“A global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world, one child and one community at a time.”

That’s our motto and our mission. We are simply a small branch of the tree that is Kiwanis. We pride ourselves in helping the Quad City metro area with our time, talents and resources. You can too if you join us!

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Who are we?

We are dedicated citizens of the Quad Cities from all walks of life! Some of us are young professionals; some are hard-working businessmen and women. Some of us are even enjoying retirement. But, the one thing that unites us is our strong Kiwanis spirit to give back to the community.

Where are we?

Our weekly meetings are held at the Hy-Vee Club Room, 2900 Devils Glen Rd, Bettendorf, Iowa. Enter via the west door and go upstairs to the Club Room.  If you would like to send us correspondence via U.S. Mail, please send it to:  Bettendorf Kiwanis Club, P.O. Box 1314, Bettendorf, IA 52722

What have we done?

Our proud service project accomplishments in this community include:  Kids Against Hunger, Cafe on Vine, Bettendorf Parks clean-up, Thanksgiving basket distribution and many more…

We’ve given our financial resources to these QC organizations in the past year:  Child Abuse Council, Christian Care Center, Bettendorf Park Board’s Summer Program, H.S. After-Prom Committees, Rick’s House of Hope, School to Work Program and many more…

How do I learn more about joining the club?

  1.  Use the contact us link to leave us a message or ask a question.
  2.  Speak to one of our members about being a guest at a future meeting or service project.
  3.  Simply come to a meeting and introduce yourself!

How do you raise funds to support other non-profits?

  1.  We sell roses in advance of Administrative Professional’s Day each April.
  2.  We sell Quad City Dining Tour coupon books in fall/winter months.
  3.  We hand out peanuts to store visitors each September while collecting freewill donations.
  4.  Each March, we conduct a Trivia Night competition!

Our pledge (recited at each meeting):  “As our country’s flag signifies purity, valor and justice, may we true Kiwanians exemplify these virtues as we serve the children of the world.”

See our club bylaws here.

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