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The Kiwanis Children’s Fund Leadership Award recognizes K-Kids club members committed to service to school and community, and who demonstrate outstanding leadership skills and strong moral character.

One recipient will be selected per district. Award recipients receive a certificate of congratulations, an American Express gift card for US$100 and a special medallion. 

Criteria:

1. Nomination must be made by the K-Kids faculty or Kiwanis advisor.

2. The nominee must be a member of an active K-Kids club.

3. The nomination packet must include:

       a. The completed nomination form with all required signatures.

       b. Two letters of recommendation that include details of the

           member’s involvement in school, community and club service,

           as well as his or her leadership experience. Letters must be

           hand-signed, and one must be from the club’s faculty advisor.

       c. List of school and community organizations and activities

          (including K-Kids activities) in which the member has

          participated. Include level of participation in club meetings;

          service projects and fundraisers; number of hours served; and

          leadership positions held.

Submission instructions:

1. Download the K-Kids Leadership nomination form.

2. Gather required documents and signatures.

3. Scan all documents and email them to your K-Kids district

    administrator by April 1. Not sure who your district

    administrator is? Send an email to lpyron@kiwanis.org for

    assistance.

Selection process:

1. Completed packets received by the district administrator by April 1

    will be judged by the K-Kids district committee.

2. The district committee selects the award recipient for that district.

3. The district administrator forwards the complete nomination packet

    for the district’s selected recipient to lpyron@kiwanis.org no later

    than May 1. (Only the district’s final selection should be sent directly

    to Kiwanis.)