The Kiwanis Club of Manotick is one of 8 Kiwanis clubs in Division 13 - Ottawa Valley which in turn is one 4 divisions (2, 11, 12 & 13) comprisuing Region C which in turn is one of ten Regions comprising the Eastern Canada and Carabbean District (EC&C) which is one of 50+ Districts globally under the Kiwanis International banner.
Together, Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time. Our motto is... Serving the Children of the World.
For 2016-17, Kiwanis International is governed by a Board of International Trustees and our International President for 2016-17 is Jane Erickson of the KC of Bellevue-Offut. For our EC&C District Peter Mancuso from New York is our International Counsellor.
Eastern Canada and the Carribbean District is governed by a Board of Regional Trustees and our Governor for 2016-17 is Phil Rossy of the KC of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Region C is governed for 2016-19 by Trustee Marj Buck of the KC of Belleville, Ontario. All District Trustee's report to the District Governor.
Division 13 - Ottawa Valley is governed by a caucus of Club Presidents and our Lieutenant Governor for 2016-17 is Ralph Tweedie of the KC of Manotick, Ontario. All LG's report to the District Governor
In addition to the adult Kiwanis clubs there are other types of clubs in the Kiwanis family as well...
Kiwanis Kids Club - Elementary School level students, between the ages of 6 -12.
Builders Clubs - A leadership program for middle and junior High School students.
Key Club International - The largest high school service leadership organization in the world.
Circle K Club International - A global service organization for university and college students.
AKtion Club - community-service club for adults living with disabilities.