Kiwanis International

Michigan District

Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and one community at a time.


"Serving the Children of the World"


Welcome... the Michigan District of Kiwanis, the birthplace of the Kiwanis Family on January 21, 1915.

If Community Service with emphasis on our youth and their future development as healthy, caring, contributing citizens is important to you.....then one of our 162 clubs throughout Michigan can be your source of fellowship, fun, and commitment to local needs.


For more information about Michigan District happenings download our latest issue of the "The Michigan Builder" publication



Metro Detroit Young Professionals Kiwanis; our newest club giving back to their community.

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Message from the District Governor

Linda Lawther

Kiwanis Club of Ypsilanti

     Hi Kiwanis members and new visitors,

    The mission of Kiwanis is to improve the world one child and  one community at a time. We are a worldwide service organization with components designed to engage individuals of all ages and abilities in community service.

    The Michigan District of Kiwanis International was established in 1915 and is the home of the birthplace of Kiwanis - established in Detroit where the same club still serves the community over 100 years later. Today we have over 162 clubs and growing.

    If you are looking for more information or for your best opportunity to be a part of community, service, making a difference, having pride in your giving nature, meeting new people, forming lasting friendships or more - take time to look through our website, follow the links and/or contact us directly to answer your questions.  We will gladly help you find the club that is your "best fit".

I'm looking forward to meeting you!

Ypsilanti Kiwanis Club
Annual Rubber Duckie Race