Working at ISU Dining

    To help fund our Charity Donation Program, 28 Ames Golden K Kiwanis volunteers have assisted the Iowa State University “Conversations” Dining Hall staff in preparing and serving mid-day meals to the hundreds of students who occupy… Read More

Roadside Cleanup May, 2021

Fifteen members of Ames Golden K recently performed Spring litter cleanup on their Iowa Adopt-A-Road two-mile segment of E. 13th Street/220th Street. Golden K has performed Spring and Fall cleanup on this stretch of road every year since… Read More

Kiwanians Dig for Miracle League Park

On September 4th, 12 Ames Golden K Kiwanis members plus other Kiwanians from Division 11 Kiwanis spent the morning at Ames new All-Inclusive Park and Miracle League Field cleaning up the grounds and planting flower beds.  The park and… Read More

New Directions for Paper Collections 2019

The recycling company in Mason City that buys our paper collections (to make insulation products) becomes backlogged from time to time, especially due to lengthy inclement weather such as what occurred last winter.  This can cause a shortage… Read More

Summer Enrichment Program 2019

Sixteen Golden K members helped serve meals at Meeker Elementary School during June for students enrolled in the 2019 United Way of Story County Summer Enrichment Programs.  Golden K members who volunteered: Seated, Left to Right, John Abrams,… Read More

Signature Project 2019

Teen Maze, an experiential learning event that delivers powerful information to 7th grade students in Story, Boone and Greene Counties, was recently held at the Boone County Fairgrounds Community Building.  This event is a “Signature Project” for Ames… Read More

Stash the Trash 2019

Ten members of  Ames Golden K volunteered for the Ames Annual Stash The Trash event April 6. We were assigned to remove trash from Brookside Park.  These folks participated, pictured from left: John Abrams, John Arthur, Don Muff,… Read More

Roadside Cleanup 2018

Thirteen members of Ames Golden K Kiwanis performed litter cleanup on their Iowa Adopt a Road two-mile segment of East 13th Street/220th Street on October 11.  Golden K has conducted Spring and Fall Cleanup on this stretch of… Read More

New Honors Banner!

Larry Trede, Ames Golden K Kiwanis Secretary, is shown unveiling a new Club Honors Banner during Golden K’s August 30 meeting. The banner was designed and created by Larry and his spouse Bonnie.  The Honors Banner commemorates all… Read More

Pancake Ticket Sales Champs 2018!

The recently completed 2018 Annual Pancake Days collaborative effort of Ames Golden K, Noon Kiwanis, and Town and Country Kiwanis was a great success. Ames Golden K’s top ticket salesmen were Gene Pollmann  (left) who sold over $1,500 in tickets… Read More