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Kamp Kiwanis

Kiwanis International

District Convention Starts in 3 Days

The District Convention will take place Aug. 24-27, in Lake Placid. Online registration has ended, but on site registration will be available.

Updated schedules, information on a smart phone app to keep track of convention events, and maps of the convention sites have recently been added.

More information and updated schedules are available.

New Club in Westbury

The third new club of the year was formed on July 26 in Westbury, Long Island.

Congratulations goes out to Long Island North Lt. Gov. Kathy Levinson, New Club Opener Past Lt. Gov. Jerry Rudnick and District Secretary Rich Hall for a successful organization meeting. The club was formed with 15 members.

The Charter President is Cynthia Sanatassa and the Charter Secretary is Kathy Levinson. The club will be meeting the second and fourth Wednesdays at 6 p.m. at the Harvest Diner, Old Country Road in Westbury.

The club sponsors are the Port Washington-Manhasset and Glen Cove Kiwanis Clubs. Rudnick built the Glen Cove Kiwanis Club during 1999-2000, and also built the Floral Park Kiwanis Club in 2015. Levinson and Hall will serve as New Club Counselors to the newly formed club. Charter Night will be scheduled for late September or early October.

This is the 17th new club built in the district since the Formula program began in October 2014, which placed the New York District second in the most clubs built among the 28 North American districts.

Pictured with the award, from left, are Kiwanis International President Jane Erickson, Kiwanis International Trustee Peter Mancuso, Gov. Stephen Sirgiovanni, Past Gov. Forbes Irvine, and International Trustee Koshiro Kitazato.

Massapequa Wins Silver

Kiwanis International has awarded the Kiwanis Club of Massapequa a Silver award in its Signature Project Recognition Program.

The award was announced July 14 at the Kiwanis International Convention in Paris.

Massapequa was honored for its drug abuse awareness effort. All Kiwanis districts submitted entries for the recognition; Massapequa, as the New York District's nominee, was one of 11 which were selected as finalists.

Signature projects show the impact a Kiwanis club can have on a community. From playgrounds and parks to festivals and fundraisers, signature projects are the hallmarks of what Kiwanis clubs are known for in their communities.

A full list of district submissions is available.

New Members Being Inducted

So far during the 2016-17 Kiwanis year, 507 new members have been inducted by Kiwanis clubs in the New York District.

You can see who they are and what clubs and divisions they have joined.

Save the Date for Kamp Gala

A Gala to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Kamp Kiwanis has been scheduled for Sunday, March 4, 2018, at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury.

More information will be available closer to the event.

Milestone Club Anniversaries This Month
ClubOrganization DateYears
Clarence August 15, 2002 15
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