Another Giant Paper Load

On September 29 Ames Golden K had another Big Opportunity in the Paper Recycling Project: come and get about 2,000 lbs of paper from ISU Press. And what a team it took.  The photo shows some of the… Read More

GNEA– 20 Years!

Ames Golden K Kiwanis recently presented a check to Good Neighbor Emergency Assistance to support their efforts as they mark 20 years helping families in need with rent, utility, food and fuel assistance. Pictured left to right, Golden… Read More

BLAST Back to School 2017

Ames Golden K members have taken the opportunity to join those who are helping Ames and Story County children and  families who may not be able to purchase “back to school” supplies.  The program is coordinated by the… Read More

ChildServe Award 2017

On August 3 Ames Golden K presented a check for $1500 to the Ames Division of ChildServe to support the 550 Story County children that receive numerous care services such as the Respite Care Program which provides  weekend… Read More

2017 Summer Enrichment Workers Thanked!

The Ames Schools Summer Enrichment program started June 6 and completed July 14.  Ames Golden K  served a prepared hot lunch to students during the six-week duration of the program which was held at the Ames Middle School. Pictured is… Read More

YSS Award, 2017

Ames Golden K Kiwanis presented a check for $350 in support of Youth and Shelter Services many programs that benefit youth and families. YSS  is in the process of rebranding their core identity to “Youth Standing Strong.”  Pictured… Read More

The Flower Garden Thrives

Have you seen it recently?  The lovely flower garden at the corner of 20th Street and Grand Avenue was sponsored by Ames Noon Kiwanis Club beginning in 1995.  Then,  in 1999, Ames Golden K Kiwanis with the support of the… Read More

The Latest on the Paper Project

This is an article submitted for publication in the Story County SUN. The Ames Golden K Paper Recycling Project began in the fall of 2012.  The collection site is located at the CENEX Station at 809 East Lincoln… Read More

Friendship Ark donation 2017

On June 29, Ames Golden K Kiwanis presented a donation of $350 to support the efforts and programs of Friendship Ark. Pictured, left to right: Golden K member Duane Brodie, Friendship Ark Board President Sarah Buck, and Golden… Read More

Golden K Listeners Finish 2nd Year

Ames Golden K has just completed our second year working with elementary children in the Golden K Listeners Program.  Those shown served.  They are— Rear, left to right: Don Muff, Dennis Smith, Dick Wilson, Pete Peterson. Front, left… Read More