Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time. Kiwanis International is one of the largest community-service organizations dedicated primarily to helping the children of the world. Kiwanis International serves children and communities worldwide with nearly 600,000 adult and youth members in more than 80 nations. Kiwanis International builds bridges of better understanding through service to children and communities worldwide. As one of the world’s leading community-service organizations, Kiwanis’ strength is that it is both international and local.