Thank you for supporting the Kiwanis Club of East Boston
Since 1947, the Kiwanis Club of East Boston (MA) has made a significant contribution to the East Boston community. The club is a volunteer organization and funds are raised to support programs that benefit children, the elderly and other worthy individuals in our community.
Our mission as a member of Kiwanis International is to serve the children of the world. We focus our efforts on supporting programs that serve the children of East Boston. The club contributes directly to programs that support local youth such as the youth sports leagues. We are also especially proud of the East Boston Kiwanis members who formed the “K“ Trust Scholarship Fund that annually provides thousands of dollars in college scholarships to deserving senior high school students from East Boston.
Additionally, The East Boston Kiwanis Club holds annual events that serve the neighborhood and its citizens.
The Kiwanis Club of East Boston is a proud supporter, through donations or service projects, of many programs within our community and beyond.
Some of the local organizations we support are: Kiwanis Pediatric Trauma Institute, Kiwanis Foundation of New England, Kiwanis International Foundation, East Boston High School Key Club, East Boston “K” Trust Scholarships, East Boston Central Catholic School, East Boston Little League, East Boston Girls Softball League, East Boston Social Centers Child Care Programs, Bay State Chapter of Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge, Cradles to Crayons, Curtis Guild Elementary School, James Otis Elementary School, Don Orione Nursing Home, E.B.A.R.C. (East Boston Association for Retarded Citizens), Grace Church Food Pantry, Meridian House, Piers Park Adaptive Sailing Program, Boston Police Station 7 Youth Fund, Sacred Heart Church Youth Program, the Salesians Boys & Girls Club, and the Yonso Project.
Some of the events and activities we plan and sponsor are: Annual Bicycle Safety Rodeo, Food Pantry Drive, E.B. High School Key Club Installation, Christmas celebration with EBARC and the East Boston/Revere Rotary, Santa’s visit to EB Social Centers Child Care sites, Christmas Caroling and desserts at Don Orione Nursing Home in East Boston, Kiwanis “One Day of Service” Belle Isle Marsh Clean Up Project, Easter Bunny visit to Child Care Centers and YMCA, Curtis Guild and James Otis Elementary School Reading Programs, East Boston Pride Day (Pie Eating Contest), Senior Summertime Picnic,“Kiwanian of the Year” Celebration, and Kiwanis Division 14 Interclub meetings.