objects of Kiwanis International:
To give primacy to the human and spiritual, rather than to the
material values of life.
To encourage the daily living of the Golden Rule in all human
To prompt the adoption and the application of higher social,
business, and professional standards.
To develop, through Kiwanis clubs, a practical means to form
enduring friendships, to render altruistic service, and to build
To cooperate in creating and maintaining that sound public
opinion and high idealism which make possible the increase of
righteousness, justice, patriotism, and good will.
...More About Our Club
Decatur Golden K, chartered in 1981, is 169 men and women
members strong. The club meets every Wednesday morning at
9:30 AM at at the Scovill Golf Course Banquet Hall, 3909 West
Main Street, Decatur, Illinois. Meetings consist of early
morning refreshments, an "outside" speaker with topics of local
or national interest, and club announcements. Meetings
adjourn at 10:30 AM. DECATUR GOLDEN K offers opportunities
for community service, fellowship, leadership, and lots of fun.
Guests and potential members are always welcome. GOLDEN K
sponsors the "6th Grade Basketball Tournament, "Bringing
or BUG program for 4th grade students in Macon County schools,
"Books For Kids", a Children's Play at Millikin University,
"Weekend Backpacks" a food program for kids at Muffley School,
the "Maury Doane Memorial" golf outing, "Peanut Days", the
"Eliminate Project", "Spastic Paralysis Research Foundation" of
the I-I District of Kiwanis.
Our members volunteer throughout the community averaging over
1,700 hours per month.