Partners from the first
Worldwide Service Project

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

The United Nations Children's Fund shares Kiwanis' global commitment to children and has offered its extensive resources and leadership to assist in this Worldwide Service Project. In addition to promoting Kiwanis' fund-raising cause, UNICEF has the manpower in the fields to help nations develop salt-iodization programs and monitor the use of Kiwanis-raised funds.

U.S. Fund for UNICEF

The mission of U.S. Fund for UNICEF is to promote the survival, protection, and development of all children worldwide through fund-raising, advocacy, and education. It is one of 37 national committees set up around the world to raise money for UNICEF, which works in 158 countries and territories providing health care, clean water, improved nutrition, and education to millions of children in Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East.  

United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

USAID works in agriculture, democracy and governance, economic growth, the environment, health, global partnerships, and humanitarian assistance in more than 100 countries to provide a better future for all.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

CDC is recognized as the lead federal agency for protecting the health and safety of people - at home and abroad, providing credible information to enhance health decisions, and promoting health through strong partnerships. CDC serves as the national focus for developing and applying disease prevention and control, environmental health, and health promotion and education activities designed to improve the health of the people of the United States.

World Health Organization (WHO)

The World Health Organization, the United Nations specialized agency for health, was established on 7 April 1948. WHO's objective, as set out in its Constitution, is the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health. Health is defined in WHO's Constitution as a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.

Program Against Micronutrient Malnutrition (PAMM)

PAMM is a multi-disciplinary team that engineers innovative solutions with public health officials worldwide to end hidden hunger through participatory training, customized technical support, and strategic alliance building.

Cheetham Salt Company

The Cheetham Salt company are supporters of the Kiwanis International and UNICEF program to eliminate iodine deficiency disorders. Cheetham Salt is Australia's largest producer and refiner of salt products for both food and industrial markets and has been producing salt since 1888. Cheetham Salt distributes salt throughout Australia, South East Asia and the Pacific region.