"Serving the Children of the
The Kiwanis Club and Foundation of Crofton, Maryland
serves the Greater Crofton area, focusing on the needs of children
and families, community involvement and enrichment, and service to
the citizens. Examples of our activities include the
Annual Crofton Halloween Parade, the Annual 10K Race, "Rebuilding Together,"
Salvation Army bell ringing and quarterly blood drives. Our
charitable activities include
service to the aged at the Crofton Convalescent Center, Sarah's
House, the Crofton Caring Council, and
assistance to Wounded Veterans. We also fund other
charitable causes on an ad hoc basis.
Contact Membership Chair Dan Scholfield at
(410) 721-1729 or
email@example.com to find out more about Kiwanis or to inquire about joining.
Regular Monthly Meetings
Monthly Crofton Kiwanis
Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the Blue Dolphin Seafood Bar
and Grill banquet room (lower level, rear entrance). Guests
are always welcome for our regular meetings and to listen to our
program's guest speakers.
At our October 2017 meeting
we had Beth Ross, President of the Crofton Christian Caring Council
(CCCC) speak and our club, led by President Pat Heelen (left),
presented a check for $4000 to the CCCC.
Last Blood Drive was October 4th
1-6 p.m. by Wegmans Waugh Chapel
Halloween Parade - October 28th
Register children in costume at 10 a.m at Prince of Peace Church
Parade leaves from Crofton Woods Elementary School
at 11 a.m.
Flags for Heros Fundraiser
Coming November 18th -
21st Annual Kiwanis Auction
Our 29th Annual 10K Race
was held on
Saturday, June 10th, 2017
Race Day Photos
Each of the 19 first place finishers
(overall and age groups) received a Chipotle dinner for 10.
Thanks to major
sponsor Team Surlis. And to Gold's Gym for your generous sponsorship
support and advertising.
all our 2017 Sponsors:
Team Surlis of ReMax Leading Edge
Solstice Kitchen and Bath
Edward Jones Financial Services
Crofton Family Dentistry
Kirk Lynn State Farm Agency
Al and Jackie Tucker
Williams Financial Services
Effective Integrative Healthcare
Joyce and John Maloney
The Fallon Family
Kumon of Crofton
Robert Andrews Salon & Spa
424 Wine & Spirit
8 Days a Week Business Solutions
Tom Callahan Law Office
Nancy and Reggie Haseltine
Family Bike Shop
Michael Malone Law Office
2016 Race Results
2016 Race Photos
Here's a video of our Spring 2017 Rebuilding
The 20th Annual Charity Auction
was held on
Saturday, November 12th beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Bowie Knights of Columbus
Hall. More than 400 auction
items were part of the silent and live auctions. All proceeds
will go to support Crofton Kiwanis Club Foundation’s
charitable and community service projects.
2016 Live Auction Items
2016 Silent Auction Catalog
This year's auction will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017.
We hope to see
Kiwanis Halloween Parade
The 2016 Crofton Kiwanis Club Halloween parade was held
on Saturday, October 29th. Children in costume
registered at the Prince of Peace Church at 10 a.m. and
then a little after 11 a.m. joined the parade of police
cars, fire engines, bag pipers, bands, cars, etc. which
Crofton Woods Elementary School. Then everyone marched
to Crofton Elementary School.
Following the parade there were refreshments and crafts for the children.
Here's a video of a past parade
Regular Monthly Meetings
At our September 2017 meeting
we had Lauren Parker, the Register of Wills for Anne Arundel
County, speak on the importance of having a Last Will and Testament.
For our August 2017 meeting we
heard from Jonathan Boniface about the history of the Build Crofton
High School movement. He is also running for County Council so we
may hear some of his ideas for the future of the county.
At our July 2017 meeting
Maryland Delegate and member Mike Malone spoke about current
happenings around Maryland. We were also visited by incoming Lt.
Governor Andrew Wong.
At our June 2017 meeting Dr.
Suzanne Holroyd presented a number of statistical reports dealing
with DoD Sexual Assault Prevention and Response. We also presented
our annual scholarship check to Alexis Joseph of Meade High School,
and we received a report of the many District 4B service projects
from Lt. Governor Jair Pearsall.
At our March 2017 meeting
Bobbi Caufman from Happy Helpers was our guest speaker.
2016 Monthly Meeting Programs:
Larry Lambert of Galaxy Hypnosis
District Lieutenant Governor, George Purcell, on
Youth Protection and Kiwanis International's new iniatives.
Club VP Pat Heelen on the Mission
of Mercy charity
August - Cathy Rosenbaum, Executive Director of Maryland
July - Michele Corkadel of County
Executive Steve Schuh's office on heroin addiction in the county
June - packet stuffing for 28th Annual Crofton Kiwanis 10K
May - election of next
April - Jon Marsiglia of Chesapeake
March - sponsored Key Clubbers on the Key Club Convention
February - Chief Dave Ayers
and Past President Kathleen "Kitty" Gross of the Arundel
Volunteer Fire Department
January - Tracy Lynott, Development Director for Bello Macre
2015 Monthly Meeting Programs:
November - Hospice of the Chesapeake
- Maryland State Board of
Kiwanis Eliminate Program
Learn about Our Key Leader Program for Grades
Of Community Interest: Crofton Maryland History