Support for Northwood Preschool

Ames Golden K Kiwanis  is proud to present a check for $750 to Northwood Preschool to help kids.  Don Hotchkiss (left) and Tom Leimer present the award to Jody Klaver, Principal of Northwood.  You can find more about… Read More

Working at Odyssey of the Mind

Ames Golden K folks are actively raising money to help kids.   One way is to work– genuine, hard-work labor for pay.  ISU Dining needs help for serving large conferences in Ames, and we are there to work…. Read More

Kiwanis and Kids in Guadeloupe

Kiwanis International helps Caribbean children living with disabilities.   Read the whole story HERE !

Emergency Residence Project Given Support

Vic Moss, center, Executive Director of the Emergency Residence Project, receives a check for $2,250.   Leo Runge, left, and Lowell Richardson present our support.    You can discover more about Emergency Residence project HERE.

Support for ACCESS

Angie Schreck, Executive Director of ACCESS, receives $1,500 of Golden K Kiwanis support from Jim Cornette, left, and Dick Wilson.   To find out more about ACCESS, click HERE.  

$750 to Friendship Ark Homes

Mary Beth Oostenbrug, Executive Director of Friendship Ark Homes, accepts a check for $750 from Ames Golden K.  President Don Muff (left) and member Peter Peterson presented the gift, just part of the over $16,000 Ames Golden K… Read More

Contribution Season 2014 Begins!

Gerri Bugg, center, Lt. Governor of Kiwanis Division 11, receives a $1000 check supporting Teen Maze from John Johnson (left) and Duane Brodie.    Ames Golden K donates over $16,000 a year to area organizations.   You can see… Read More

Stash the Trash 2014

Joining the Ames “Stash the Trash” clean-up day, about 20 Golden K’ers took over Brookside Park.  That park never looked better than after this team finished!  March 29, 2014.

Teen Maze 2014!

What a crew!   Here are just some of the Ames Golden K who served in this year’s wonderful event.  Teen Maze, the giant program initiated each year by YSS, serves hundreds of 7th graders from three counties… Read More

One Collection: 12,000 lbs of Paper!

Jim Penney, Don Muff, Duane Brodie, and Larry Trede (left to right) were just part of the team collecting about 12,000 pounds of paper on Monday, Dec. 2, 2013.   It took several pickup trucks and a host of… Read More