Emergency Residence Project 2017

Ames Golden K Kiwanis presented a check for $1,500 to the Emergency Residence Project  on June 22 to support their efforts to provide emergency shelter to individuals and families.  The recent closing of emergency residence homes in Boone… Read More

MICA, 2017

Ames Golden K Kiwanis donated of $450 to the Story County division of Mid Iowa Community Action (MICA) on June 15.  The donation will help MICA support their Story County Family Development Center and Food Pantry.  Pictured left… Read More

Workers for Teen Maze 2017

On April 3-7, Youth and Shelter Services and Nebraska-Iowa Division 11 Kiwanis presented Teen Maze to 1,200 Seventh Grade Students from Story, Boone, Greene, and Jefferson Counties. Teen Maze experiential learning exercises are designed to provide seventh graders… Read More

Bethesda Food Pantry 2017

Ames Golden K presented a check for $300 to Bethesda Lutheran Church on April 6 to support the Bethesda Food Pantry in their efforts to supply better than 14,000 annual users of the Pantry’s services. Pictured is Rodney… Read More

A Million Pounds of Paper!

We did it!  We have collected over ONE MILLION pounds of paper since 2012 when the Paper Recycling Project began.  In the photo Golden K’ers Duane Brodie, Jim Penney, and John Slaughter load a pile of cardboard during… Read More

Stash the Trash 2017

We did it again!  On April 1 Ames Golden K helped clean Brookside Park during Ames’ annual Stash the Trash event.  Pictured above from left:  Gene Pollmann, Pete Peterson, Bill Shrum, Dennis Smith, Dick Wilson, Roger Anderson, Ed Augustine, Bob Sperry, Tom Peter, Larry Trede, John… Read More

Almost 500 Books Donated!

Since beginning in 2009, Ames Golden K has provided children’s books to the Ames Public Library signed by each presenter of a weekly Golden K program. The books are placed in the library’s Children’s Book Section for use… Read More

Teen Maze Support 2017

Ames Golden K Kiwanis presented a check for $1500 which will help support the Youth and Shelter Service’s Teen Maze experiential learning event for Seventh grade students in Story, Boone and Greene County Schools. Pictured left to right,… Read More

Attending District 11 Meeting

Seven Ames Golden K members attended the bi-monthly Kiwanis Division 11 of the Nebraska-Iowa District meeting held January 21 at Ames Green Hills Conference Center. Division 11 comprises eleven Kiwanis Clubs  located in Story, Boone and Greene counties. … Read More

Aktion Club 2017

On January 19 Ames Golden K Kiwanis presented a check for $1,100 to the Cyclone Country Kiwanis Aktion Club in support of their organization and its many beneficial efforts. The Aktion Club is sponsored by Ames Noon Kiwanis…. Read More