History of the Kiwanis Club of Rideau
Monday, September 27, 2010 at 08:34PM

The Kiwanis Club of Rideau (Ottawa) Inc. was organized on October 28, 1955 with 30 members, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Ottawa.

Our Club received its Charter from Kiwanis International on January 17, 1956 with 45 charter members registered. Charter members currently with our Club include : Sam Edelson Dave Molot Bill Joe Tsin Van.

Since its inception, our Club’s fund raising projects have raised in excess of $3.0 million dollars, which along with over 600,000 hours of voluntary service, have been contributed locally, nationally, and internationally to help those less fortunate.

Some examples of major donations are as follows:

 Other donations of smaller amounts have been donated to: 

In grateful recognition of Member’s individual contribution to their Kiwanis Club and community, and with the recommendation of the Rideau Kiwanis Club, Kiwanis International bestowed the status of “Life Member” to:

We are Proud to Recognize our Past Presidents:

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