Club News

100 Grants of $2500 Awarded to Toronto Charities Helping Kids - 05/28/2017
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To acknowledge its Centennial year, Kiwanis Club of Toronto has just awarded 100 grants to 100 different charities that help children and youth.  SEE: the list of the 100 recipients.

“We were thrilled with the response to our Grant program which was promoted throughout the city by City Councilors, by partners, and through social media channels,” said Joe Elkerton, club President. “There are so many terrific organization doing important work, that, believe it or not, it was tough to choose only 100 recipients from all the applications we received!”

As Hugh Williams, the club’s Executive Director noted, “The club wanted to do something special this year...


Celebrating Our Charter 100 Year Anniversary - 03/08/2017
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On March 8, 1917 the Kiwanis Club of Toronto was chartered.  Yesterday at the National Club, a large gathering of Kiwanians from the Toronto club and beyond, including special guest Governor Phil Rossy and wife Diane (from the Ottawa Club), celebrated the club's 100th year. 

President Joe Elkerton, shown in the photo, hosted the festivities, including the singing of Happy Birthday (as shown in the photo).


MPP Soo Wong Congratulates Kiwanis Toronto in Legislature - 03/07/2017
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MPP Soo Wong spoke about Kiwanis Toronto's legacy of helping children and youth in Toronto for the past 100 years. See MPP Wong's statement here