The Kiwanis Club of Frankfort has served the Frankfort community and township for over 42 years. Our local club was established in 1976 with the goal of working to make our community a better place. Frankfort Kiwanis is a charter member of Kiwanis International which was founded in 1915 and is headquartered in Indianapolis Indiana. Kiwanis is a global humanitarian organization of over 600,000 volunteers who are dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time.
The Kiwanis Club of Frankfort provides scholarship funds to area high school seniors and recognizes outstanding student achievements. We also annually conduct special recreation games for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Additionally, we assist cancer survivor patients by volunteering and donating to Frankfort's Camp Quality. Also, we donate to the Frankfort Township food pantry, 4th of July fireworks, and provide meals to needy families during the holidays. Our club supports the Lincoln-Way East High School Key Club and assists the Aktion Club through partnership with the Lincoln-Way Special Recreation Association.
The Kiwanis Club of Frankfort offers community support through our annual and primary fundraisers of; Kiwanis Peanut Day, Pancake Breakfast, Frankfort Fall Festival Concessions, Parmesan's Restaurant Night, Flag Day, and Turkey Bucks.
The Kiwanis Club of Frankfort is an excellent social and professional networking organization where community service, leadership, and giving are our primary focus.