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Join us for our Golf Outing September 23

This year Rotary will be joining Kiwanis for a golf outing—Golfing Fore Good, Friday, Sept. 23, 2022 at Kings Mill Golf Course, 2500 Berringer Road, Waldo, Ohio 43356. We are excited about this joint venture to raise funds for scholarships. Please join us! You can be a major sponsor, a hole sponsor or come to

Kiwanis Pancake Day, a Marion Tradition, returns March 12!

A Marion Tradition is back this year! The Marion Noon Kiwanis Pancake Day will be held Saturday, March 12, 2022, 7am to 2pm at Tri-Rivers Career Center. The event, along with offering all the pancakes you can eat along with sausage, juice, milk and coffee, also showcases local talent throughout the day. "It is definitely

Pancake Day is March 12

This year’s event is Saturday, March 12, 7am to 2pm at Tri-Rivers Career Center.  Along with all the pancakes you can eat, you’ll also enjoy juice, coffee, sausage and more, but most of all you’ll share in a Marion tradition! It is a gathering of friends and family. Kiwanis Pancake Day Printable Flyer 2022 Plus,

Welcome New Members

Top photo: Marion Noon Kiwanis past President and current District 11 South Lt. Gov. Manoj Sharma welcomes new members Mike Augenstein, director of Workforce Solutions, MTC, and Ron Iarussi, Marion City Schools Superintendent. Bottom photo: Manoj introduced President Gareth Higgins and the other 2022 club officers. Let’s have a great year!!

Member installed as Lt. Gov, Div 11-S

Congratulations to Marion Noon Kiwanis Board member, Manoj Sharma, who was installed as the Lieutenant Governor for the Ohio District Division 11-South at the Oct 7, 2021 meeting hosted by our club at Pine Acres Event Center in Larue, Ohio. It was an evening of celebration and reflection. We are proud of you, Manoj!

Manoj Sharma named to Dynamic Dozen

Congratulations to the Marion Star’s 2021 Dynamic Dozen. We are very proud that Kiwanis board member Manoj Sharma was selected! Check out this article from Marion Star: Marion County's Dynamic Dozen are making a difference in the community https://www.marionstar.com/.../marion-countys.../3725217001/

Join Us! Silent Auction/Fundraiser Thursday Aug. 19

Click here for a list of the SILENT AUCTION ITEMS   Come join the fun, come see what's going on!  Marion Noon Kiwanis' Fundraiser & Silent Auction in partnership with Pure Function Crossfit will be held during Third Thursday in Downtown Marion, August 19, 2021, 4-9pm. Bidding closes at 8pm. It's going to be fantastic

Eric Rossiter wins Quarter of Beef

Congratulations to Eric Rossiter and his family for winning the Kiwanis Quarter of Beef raffle.  Thank you to everyone who participated in our Kiwanis mini-fundraiser to help support area Childrens’ groups. Above, the Rossiter Family is shown with one of their coolers of freezer beef during pickup at the Messenger Farm.  

Win a Quarter of Beef

Help support Marion Noon Kiwanis and their mission to support youth in Marion County AND possibly win a quarter of beef. Tickets are just $10! Following the cancellations of our annual Pancake Day and golf outing, we are working to raise funds through this raffle and other efforts in order to replace the funds lost.

Kiwanis seeks sponsors’ assistance

As you know, this year we unfortunately had to cancel our two largest fundraisers—the Golf Outing and Pancake Day. These events helped to fund numerous community activities/groups that support children. It is our hope that our wonderful sponsors will still provide financial support this year in order to help area children. We are providing opportunities for our