Kiwanis - Serving the Children of the World
Merritt Island
Serving the Children of the World
Cookout for Crosswinds
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     Several Kiwanians braved the heat of summer to provide a...

Kiwanis Helps Children's Hunger Project
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     Lots of food packages were assembled this evening and made...

Scholarship Awarded
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     Merritt Island Kiwanis awarded a scholarship in the amount...

Fiesta Brevard
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     Merritt Island Kiwanis, along with 29 other non-profits, participated...

Kiwanis Junior Olympics
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     This year, 221 elementary students participated in 100 meter...


     Founded in 1915, Kiwanis is a worldwide organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and one community at a time.

Children competing in the Annual Kiwanis Junior Olympics


   The Kiwanis Club of Merritt Island, Florida maintains an active involvement in community activities by awarding scholarships to local students and raising awareness in community service by sponsoring the Key Clubs at Merritt Island High School and Edgewood Jr/Sr High School and the Builders Club at Thomas Jefferson Middle School. Recent service projects include food drives to benefit the Central Brevard Sharing Center, the annual Kiwanis Jr. Olympics, Christmas party for Devereux Florida residents, and assistance with the Special Olympics.

     The club meets on the first, and third Thursday evenings of each month at 6:00 PM.  The first meeting of the month is our business meeting where we discuss upcoming service projects and general club administration. The second meeting is our dinner meeting when we host a guest speaker.  The meetings are held in the meeting room of the Doyle Carlton Pavilion in Kiwanis Island Park. (map)

     Membership is open to all adults with a desire to become more involved in community service/activities. Email us:  for more information. 

     The club awards several scholarships each year to deserving Key Club members at Merritt Island High School and Edgewood Jr/Sr High School.

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Date Type Title
9/1/2016 Meeting

Club business and upcoming projects are discussed.  Visitors are welcome.

9/15/2016 Meeting

This is a dinner meeting with guest speaker.  All potential new members with interest in community service are invited.

10/6/2016 Meeting

Club business and upcoming projects are discussed.  Visitors are welcome.

11/5/2016 Event

The Merritt Island Kiwanis club sponsors a Community Garage Sale at Kiwanis Island. Space is available to all members of the Merritt Island communuty including individuals, church groups, school organizations,...