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Committees

In order to carry out all the projects that our club is involved with throughout the year, each member is asked to join one or more committees. 

Name Chairs Description
Aktion Club Hackett, Linda
Provide quarterly programs for Aktion Club
Apple Cup Luncheon Baker, Penny
Fund raiser each November
Blue Jeans Basketball Basketball workshop for Elementary School Kids followed by a tournament.
Board of Directors Meets 1st Thursday of each month from noon to 1pm at Oxford Suites
Budget Soelberg, Steve
Lewis, Tara
Formulates Budget each year.
Bulletins/Communications Notifies General membership of duties for meetings, service opportunities and upcoming events.
By-Laws Revision Reviews By-Laws and recommends updates.
Camp Dudley Work Day McPherson, Kyle
Preparing Camp for the new season by performing various maintenance projects.
Chain Gang Measure yardage at local High School football games.
District Project KCCP Handle donations to Kiwanis Children's Cancer Project
Elementary School Reading Program Provide books for elementary school children.
Family Christmas Party Party with dinner and Santa for members and families.
Highway Clean-up Clean a stretch of highway 2-3 times per year.
Interclubs Finds interclub opportunities for the club.
Invocations and Clergy Day Arrange for invocations and arrange a program on a day where local clergy are recognized.
Just For Fun Organize activities for members to socialize.
Kiwanis One Day Organize service project.
K-Kids Dennis, Moe
Advisor to K-Kids at Barge Lincoln Elementary School
Membership Growth and Education Plans events to invite new members and provides education/orientation for new members.
New Member Committee All new members are involved in this committee and contribute ideas for service.
Program Committee Committee invites speakers to our weekly meeting.
Rock the Gap Salmon Dinner, Auction, Concert Fundraiser
Roster Maintains a club roster.
Salvation Army Bell Ringing Schedule shifts at several locations for bell ringing during the holiday season.
Santa Program Santa and Edward the Elf visit special education classrooms in Yakima School District
Sergeant at Arms Performs Sergeant at Arms functions at weekly meetings.
Songfest High School Choir Performance
Veteran's Services Participate in local events to serve veterans, send holiday cards to veteran's hospitals.
Yakima Kiwanis Charitable Trust Board of Directors for the Trust- make decisions about funding through the Trust.