Kiwanis Volunteer Clubs Community Service Chippewa Falls
Committees

 

 
 
 
     Wine & Cheese Gala 2018
 

 

Standing Committees:

 

Agricultural/Rural Projects Committee

Committee Purpose

  • To recognize and assist in our rural community.

Committee Goals

  1. Host an Annual Farm-City Banquet in December.
  2. Assist in Soil Judging Contest by serving food at the event in October.
  3. Conduct roadside pickup along 2 miles of Highway Q and Highway S in April/May.

 

Community/Youth Services Committee

Committee Purpose

  • To distribute available funds to appropriate recipients consistent with Kiwanis Club mission and community guidelines.

Committee Goals

  1. Look to broaden our giving of funds to multi-generations and more diverseactivities.
  2. Revisit guidelines for prioritization of funds distributed.
  3. Distribute funds to appropriate recipients.
  4. Determine guidelines and award Scholarships to graduating high school seniors (four scholarships awarded each year).
  5. Determine guidelines and award the "Margaret Rathbun" Memorial Scholarship to graduating high school seniors – focus on students planning to attend Chippewa Valley Technical College (one scholarship awarded each year).
  6. Determine guidelines and identify Golden Rule Students (one high school student is nominated by the staff from each Chippewa HS and recognized monthly at a club meeting. The student chooses an organization of their choice for Kiwanis to make a donation of $25.00 in their name).

 

Fair Stand Committee

Committee Purpose

  • To bring community events staged at the Fair Grounds to the club's attention, promote a positive image in the community, and generate funds.

Committee Goals

  1. Keep up to date on community events planned at the Fair Grounds and bring them to the attention of the Club.
  2. Plan and schedule activities at the Fair Stand during community events.
  3. Increase Kiwanis identity and presence at community events at the Fair Grounds.
  4. Maintain the Fair Stand seasonally; opening in spring, closing in fall, scheduling cleaning, painting, etc. as needed each year.
  5. Train members who volunteer to work various Fair Stand events. Identify a "Shift Captain" for each event.
  6. Create and maintain shift check lists for events.

 

Golden Service Award Committee

Committee Purpose

  • The annual Golden Service Award, beginning in 2009, was set up to recognize an individual, family or business that reflects the values of Kiwanis, and serves the youth and general welfare of the community.

Committee Goals

  1. Oversee the selection process of the designee of the Kiwanis "Golden Service Award" designee. Designee to be identify prior to fiscal year end, October.
  2. Work with "Golden Service Award" designee to select an organization to receive $500 donation from the club.
  3. Plan a recognition lunch for the recipient. Add recipients name to Kiwanis Club plaque.
  4. Communicate to local community the selection of the recipient.

 

Human/Spiritual Aims Committee

Committee Purpose

  • To recognize in the community persons and/or groups that enhance and promote spiritual growth within the club.

Committee Goals

  1. To identify a community agency that can work with us to provide specific needs of a family (i.e. clothing, school supplies); Focusing on family need.
  2. Recognize a group that has provided outstanding spiritual support in the community.
  3. Participate in Salvation Army bell ringing (November/December).
  4. Recognizing families of Kiwanians’ in the event of a death or hardship by sending condolences.

 

Marketing Committee

Committee Purpose

  • To promote our club within the community.

Committee Goals

  1. Update Club brochures in October (or as needed)
  2. Update Social Media Sites
  3. Issue Press Releases for organized events, awards, banquets, etc.
    1. Golden Service Award
    2. Golden Rule Student Award
    3. Scholarship Recipients
    4. Ag .Friend of the Year
    5. Life Time Member recipient(s)
    6. Other opportunities

 

Members Growth and Orientation Committee

Committee Purpose

  • To attract new members, retain current members, encourage current members to participate, and to educate and orientate new members.

Committee Goals

  1. To have a minimum of six new members for this club year and educate them.
  2. To coordinate one membership drive per year.
  3. Oversee the annual nomination process of the Kiwanis "Life Time Member" recognition. If there are nominees for the year, a recognition will be presented the last week of September:
    1. Plan a special recognition lunch for the recipient and encourage all members to bring a guest. Present recipient with an individual plaque.
    2. Communicate to local community the nomination and selection of the recipient.

 

Program/Speakers

Committee Purpose

  • To organize speakers for our upcoming weekly

Committee Goals

  1. To educate our members on area business, etc.

 



Fundraising Events Committees:

 

Annual Kiwanis CLASSIC Tasting Gala Event

Committee Purpose

  • This event began in 2001 to raise funds for the Kiwanis Club of Chippewa Falls to support youth programs.

Committee Goals

  1. Raise funds with a limited amount of manpower.
  2. Promote the Kiwanis Club in a social environment.
  3. Encourage member participation.
  4. Plan menu and contact vendors for event.
  5. Coordinate event marketing with Kiwanis Marketing Committee

 

      Wine & Cheese Gala 2018

 

 

Northern Wisconsin State Fair - (Fair Stand Event)

Committee Purpose

  • To promote the club's image, participate in a community event, and generate funds to support youth programs.

Committee Goals

  1. Raise funds with a limited amount of manpower.
  2. Promote the Kiwanis Club in a community and social environment.
  3. Encourage member participation
  4. Plan menu and contact vendors for event.
  5. Coordinate event marketing with Kiwanis Marketing Committee

 

Auto Show - (Fair Stand Event)

Committee Purpose

  • To promote the club’s image, participate in a community event, and generate funds to support youth programs.

Committee Goals

  1. Raise funds with a limited amount of manpower.
  2. Promote the Kiwanis Club in a community and social environment.
  3. Encourage member participation
  4. Plan menu and contact vendors for event.
  5. Coordinate event marketing with Kiwanis Marketing Committee

 

Oktoberfest - (Fair Stand Event)

Committee Purpose

  • To promote the club’s image, participate in a community event, and generate funds to support youth programs.

Committee Goals

  1. Raise funds with a limited amount of manpower.
  2. Promote the Kiwanis Club in a community and social environment.
  3. Encourage member participation
  4. Plan menu and contact vendors for event.
  5. Coordinate event marketing with Kiwanis Marketing Committee