Club committees

In order to carry out all the projects that Kiwanis is involved with throughout the year, each member is asked to join one or more committees.


Name Chairs Description
Athletic Awards Coordinate Awards Presentations and Annual Luncheon
Birthday Greetings
Zappia, Sarah
Announce and remind of member's birthday
Board of Directors
Kapsa, James
8 active regular members of the club plus President, President Elect, Vice-President, Treasurer and Secretary.
Case, Pat
Recieve, analize and recomend expenditures to area youth camps
Circle K Advisors
Sumerix, Craig
Monitor and assist Circle K organizations started by South Bend Club
Dictionary Project Coordinates school contacts, info and volunteers
Electronic Communications Administer and contripute to Newsletters and Web Site content
Eliminate Project International Fundraising effort to eliminate Maternal/Neonatal Tetanus
Schmidt, Angie
Annual Audit of our Treasuer's Books
Finemasters Members who are responsible for raising funds during the weekly meeting through happy dollars and fun trivia.
Food Bank Coordinates monthly volunteers on location
Fundraising Over site committee that recommends, administers and reports on fundraising activities
Golf Outing
Case, Pat
Committee that plans and runs the annual summer golf outing that raises funds for children's priorities like Summer Camp scholarships, Eliminate Project and Riley Hospital.
Greeter Sells 50/50 Tickets Collects Happy $ Collects Fines Updates Super 50/50 ledger
Habitat Build Coordinates with local Habitat for Humanity for build project volunteers
Highway Pickup Group that volunteers to clean up Hwy 2
InterClubs Organize members for joining area clubs meetings and reporting which members attended meetings to club secretary.
Invocations Coordinates who provides our weekly invocation
Kiwanis Education
Membership Growth
Membership Retention Committee makes sure that current members are happy with the club and connects with members who have not been coming to meetings to check on their status.
New Member Installation Induction of New Members.
Nominations Find members interesting in serving in officer and board positions before elections. Make nominations and run elections.
Old 2 Gold Register club for event at ND and encourage participation
Public Relations Should be the face of South Bend Kiwanis...prepare news releases, provide public relations materials to media when needed.
Reception In charge of taking monies for weekly lunches. Record visitors and announce them to the club at the beginning of the meeting.
Retention This Group help keep members in the club, find past members, get feedback from members on club meetings and activities.