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