UA-102663838-1

Serving the children of Glenview, Northbrook, and the World

menu

Committees

In order to carry out all the projects that our club is involved with throughout the year, each member is asked to join one or more committees. 

Name Chairs Description
Builders Clubs (3) A sponsored service club for Junior High and Middle school students. We support two clubs in Glenview--Springman Junior High School and Attea Middle School--and one school in Northbrook--Maple School.
Charitable Giving Review A committee that reviews all requests from organizations soliciting a donation of funds thus providing a recommendation to the Board of Directors. Ths review also includes member recommendations for the donation of funds to needful organizations
Fundraising Events To raise funds to donate to various needful organizations throughout Glenview, Northbrook, the greater Chicago area, and the world.
House A committee whose purpose is be certain that all appropriate club meetings have the flags, the bell, the lecturn banner, and the large club banner are in place at the beginning of the meeting, and returned to storage at the end of the meeting.
Inductions A committee responsible for providing a brief ceremony at a regular club meeting for the induction of new member(s) into the club. This committee is also responsible for ordering a name tag and pin from Kiwanis International to be presented to the new member(s) at the induction ceremony.
Interclub A committee whose purpose is to encourage our members to attend a regular meeting of other Kiwanis clubs in our district. In addition, the chair should inform the district club of our intended attendance.
Key Club--Glenbrook North High School A sponsored program for students at Glenbrook North High School in Northbrook.
Key Club--Glenbrook South High School A sponsored program for students at Glenbrook South High School in Glenview.
Legal An attorney member of the club that can advise the Board of Directors regarding the legAlity of any proposed action by the club.
Membership A committee whose purpose is to recruit new members to the club. In addition, once a new member has been approved by the Board of Directors a copy of the new member application must be provided to the Secretary and the Website Administrator for their use in adding the new member to Kiwanis International and to the Portalbuzz club website.
Nominating A committee whose purpose is to annually encourage and select a new slate of officers and board members and then present that slate for election to the membership at appropriate dates according to the club by-laws.
Parades A committee whose purpose is to encourage member participation in two parades, the Independence Day parade and the Holiday parade. In addition, the committee must purchase an appropriate supply of pretzels to be distributed at each parade.
Pizza Mania A service project to annually raise funds to benefit the Wesley Child Care Center in Glenview.
Pretzel Days A fund-raising event occurring annually in late September to raise funds to donate to needful organizations in Glenview, Northbrook, the greater Chicago area, and the world.
Program A committee whose purpose is to provide a speaker at appropriate regular club meetings. Speakers whose purpose is to sell the membership a product or service is discouraged. Speakers whose purpose is provide information about their organization in anticipation that a donation of funds from the club might be considered are encouraged.
Publicity/Public Relations A committee set up to provide news releases to appropriate news media about events sponsored by the club.
Raffle An annual event to raise funds to donate to needful organizations throughout Glenview, Northbrook, the greater Chicago area, and the world
Relay for Life An annual fund-raising event to donate to the American Cancer Society.
Service Projects A committee to propose and evaluate service projects to be performed by our club.
Social Events A committee to setup to evaluate, select, and manage a venue for various social events, e.g. Holiday luncheon, election of new officers/board members dinner.
Web Administration A committee set up to administer all aspects of our club website, from initial setup to continuing maintenance and updating of our public website, including payment of costs to Hover (domain registrar) and Portalbuzz (website host).