Kiwanis Service Leadership Programs—including K-Kids, Builders Club, Key Club International, Circle K International and Aktion Club—are vital to The Eliminate Project’s global campaign. The Kiwanis family will raise US$110 million to save or protect millions of women and their future babies from maternal and neonatal tetanus. The recognition items below honor Kiwanis-family programs and their members. You can learn more by checking out the Kiwanis-family recognition brochure or request your recognition by using the Kiwanis-family giving form.
NEW For clubs: Unity Award Donation: Kiwanis club US$500+, SLP club US$500+
Lives saved/protected: 555+
Idea: Partner with your sponsoring Kiwanis club to raise US$1,000 in total and double your lifesaving impact.
What Kiwanis Clubs receive: Unity Award patch
What SLP clubs receive: US$500 + US$500 means the SLP club will be eligible for the 1K Club recognition (see below).
Note: Kiwanis club funds need to be credited to the SLP club to be eligible for this recognition.
For individuals: Elimidallion
Lives saved/protected: 350+
Idea: Honor an advisor, administrator or special individual with this award.
What you receive: A medallion
For clubs: 1K Club
Lives saved/protected: 550+*
Idea: Plan a unique fundraiser to rally your club to raise US$1,000
What clubs receive: An annually themed 1K Club banner patch, special recognition at district conventions and recognition in The Eliminate Project communications
Service Leadership Programs: Global Service Society
Donation per-member average: US$50 (Gold); US$25 (Silver); US$10 (Bronze)
Lives saved/protected: 27 (Gold); 12 (Silver); 5 (Bronze)*
Idea: Set a donation challenge for your club and go for the gold!
What SLPs receive: Certificate and Kiwanis-family banner patch corresponding with per-member average. Gold Clubs will be eligible for pins for each club member.
All Service Leadership Program donors remain eligible for Kiwanis International recognition, including the Walter Zeller Fellowship
, Tablet of Honor
and the George F. Hixson Fellowship
. If you have any additional questions about gifts to The Eliminate Project, please contact the campaign office at campaign@TheEliminateProject.org
*Lives saved or protected are based on the average cost of US$1.80 to provide education, three vaccine doses, health worker training, transportation, safe storage and more. Figures are accurate as of June 2012 and are subject to change.