Together Growing Kiwanis”

Jan Burch, 2017-18 District Governor



Our District Goals for 2017-18:


Open a minimum of 8 new clubs

Grow our membership by 10%


  • Support our Foundations
    • All clubs contribute to Ne-Ia Foundation ($5/member).
    • All clubs contribute to the Kiwanis Children’s Fund, minimum of $6/member, or new $10/member level and become a TODAY CLUB member.
  • Improve overall use of technology
    • All Clubs have a web site
    • Make use of social media—become a Face Book user
    • More clubs convert from basic (free) portalbuzz to the enhanced versions. 
  • Eliminate Project
    • All clubs continue to track with their Eliminate pledges
    • Encourage clubs that haven’t contributed to Eliminate to contribute
    • Further our District-wide 25 Alive program
  • Support our District-wide service project to Alleviate Childhood Hunger
    • Encourage clubs to take on a hunger service project
    • Advocate for childhood food security, not insecurity
  • I Plans/strategic plans
    • Complete (and follow) each Club’s I Plan
    • Learn how clubs’ plans tie into the District’s I Plan
  • Service Leadership Programs
    • Encourage current SLP’s
    • Open a new SLP in your division
  • KI Corporate Partners
    • Take advantage of established partnerships
    • Seek club-, division-, and district-level partnerships to leverage Kiwanis impact
  • Leadership Succession Plan
    • Develop a division succession plan
    • Recruit future leaders
  • Implement branding guidelines and further Public Relations efforts

1621 Greenbranch Circle

West Des Moines, IA  50265

515.457.7691      515.991.1483

Updated 09-28-2017