Lake City Kiwanis Club

120 children served by Kiwanis Toy Project

Jan 5, 2022
Lake City Kiwanis thanks the many people who donated toys and cash to the Toy Project this year. Due to COVID-19 toy donations were down this year but cash donations were up. We served 52 families with 120 children and were able to meet our goals. We thank Lake City Fresh Market, Swan Jewelry,...

Kiwanis club announces December students of the month

Dec 22, 2021
The Lake City Kiwanis Club’s students of the month for December are Luke Roberson (left) and Emily Dinsmore. Both were nominated by the Lincoln High School math department.

Lake City Kiwanis Club 
November students of the month

Nov 24, 2021
After a year‘s absence, the Lake City Kiwanis Club has resumed its student of the month recognition. The three students of the month for November and the Lincoln High School department that nominated them are as follows: (from left) Kris Ryan, band; Jade Kohler, choir; and Mela Schmitz, world...

Toy drive underway

Nov 24, 2021
The Lake City Kiwanis Christmas Project is underway. Due to COVID-19 things will be different this year but we will adjust. Last year, thanks to the generosity of our community, we provided toys, games, books, school supplies and clothing to 48 families with 117 children who live in the Lake City...

Paul Garry awarded lifetime Kiwanis membership

Nov 10, 2021
The Lake City Kiwanis Club members visited long time Kiwanian Paul Garry at the Mayo Health Care Center. Board members Clay Ruggles, emeritus, Paavo Pyykkonen, chaplain and Andru Peters, president visited Garry at the Mayo Health Care Center and made a certificate presentation for “Kiwanis Life...

Burfeind named 
Kiwanian of the year

Oct 20, 2021
The Lake City Kiwanis Club has presented Lake City Kiwanian of Year 2020-2021 to Judy Burfiend for her dedication and work with the Aktion Club, (a group for adults with handicaps) and her efforts on one of the club’s major projects, the annual Kiwanis Rose Sale. She’s pictured above receiving a...

Kiwanis installs officers, announces fundraising challenge, at annual meeting

Oct 20, 2021
The Lake City Kiwanis Club at their Oct. 12, 2021 Annual Banquet Meeting held at the Lake City Golf Club, announced their 57th Board of Directors for the upcoming 2021-2022 year. Kiwanis Division 7, Minnesota-Dakotas District, Lt. Governor Kathy Davis installed the club’s 57th President, Andru...

Join Kiwanis, help young people

Oct 13, 2021
Are you looking for an opportunity to do something significant in our community helping the young people and adults of our community in becoming our future local, state and national leaders, teaching them the importance of service to others. We at Lake City Kiwanis are part of a large Kiwanis...

Lions, Kiwanis clubs get Hok-Si-La 
dining hall ready for 2021 season

May 5, 2021
On April 27, 13 volunteers showed up from the Lake City Lions and Kiwanis clubs to spring clean the Hok-Si-La Park dining hall. The park opened for the 2021 season on April 30, and a May 3 celebration of life was the first event being held in the hall. “Thank you from the City of Lake City for...

Donors, collection sites make toy project a success

Dec 23, 2020
The Lake City Kiwanis Christmas Project served 49 families with 122 children this year. Due to COVID-19 we lost three collection sites this year but were able to add two new ones. Toys donated were down this year but cash donations were up greatly so we were able to continue our service. Kiwanis...


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