The Kiwanis motto is "Serving
the Children of the World".
in Detroit, Michigan, USA, in 1915 by a group of businessmen, Kiwanis International
is headquartered in Indianapolis,
Indiana. Today, the entire
Kiwanis family has more than 600,000 members in more than 13,000 clubs. Kiwanis clubs serve in more
than 70 countries around the world and achieve what individuals cannot do alone. The mission
of Kiwanis is to provide assistance to the young and elderly, create international understanding and goodwill, and help meet community needs. Organized in 1940, the West Alexandria Kiwanis Club is in its 72nd year of