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Kiwanians grateful for chance to give back to community - 09/20/2017
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When former U.S. president Jimmy Carter visited Winnipeg last month to build Habitat for
Humanity homes, it brought back fond memories for Norman Velnes of Carter’s first visit to the city in 1993.
Velnes is a volunteer with the Kiwanis Club of Winnipeg, which was involved in Carter’s 1993 Habitat build.

Norman Velnes and Bruce Berven are longtime volunteers with the Kiwanis Club of Winnipeg.

"That was a hugely exciting project," the 75-year-old recalls.

It’s just one of the ways Velnes has given back since he joined Kiwanis in 1984.

The international organization has clubs in 80 countries, each working to better their local communities through service projects and...


Jack Goodman awarded the Walter Zeller Fellowship - 08/21/2017
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Walter Zeller made the first gift to establish the Kiwanis International Foundation in 1940.  In honor of his kindred spirit of generosity, through a re-envisioned Kiwanis Club of Winnipeg Foundation, Jack Goodman is presented with the 2017 Walter Zeller Award by Kiwanis Club of Winnipeg Acting President and WCC co-chair, Norm Velnes.

Jack's vision will assist countless kids in Winnipeg and Manitoba through the Winnipeg Foundation and most important of all, will help put Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus where it belongs: in the medical history books.

Congratulations Jack, job well done!


VMC Key Club attends Kiwanis Western Canadian Convention - 08/12/2017
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Kiwanis International President, Jane Erickson, Kiwanis Director of Key Club International, Roy Hedeen, Kiwanis Winnipeg, Phillip Laing, Kiwanis VMC advisor, Terry Imhoff  along with VMC key club students: Shloke, Alexis, Katie and Simryn, Key Club Teacher Advisor, Carla McMurray and U of M circle K students, Laura and Mercy.