Ankeny Kiwanis Club is working hard to change the world by serving children and families of the Ankeny area!

Service projects and philanthropic support during 2012 have included:

*Ankeny All-Inclusive Playground and Miracle League Park fundraising

*Ankeny High School Key Club Sponsor

*Operation Underwear: Donate New Children's Underwear and Socks to Ankeny Schools and T.A.K.E.

*Sack Saturday/Sunday food collection to benefit the DMARC emergency food pantry network, including RRACAP's pantry in Ankeny

*Crocker Elementary Reading Program: Working with first graders who complete word sorts with, and read to, volunteers

*Project Fresh Start: AKC members worked during the annual distribution of prom dresses to Ankeny-area high schoolers

*Kiwanis Miracle League at Principal Park: AKC members work the concession stand and volunteer as buddies for amazing kids and an amazing program!!

*Dollars for Scholars and Ankeny Chamber of Commerce scholarships

*Ankeny Parks and Recreation "Super Kids" programming: AKC is the sponsor of all Ankeny Parks and Rec programming for children with special needs!

*Ankeny Family YMCA's Partners With Youth Campaign

* Ankeny Parks and Recreation "Santa" calls the Kids program