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 Crofton, Maryland
Kiwanis Motto: Serving the Children of the World
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  Our  Annual Events

Blood Drives
(April, July, September, and December)

Salvation Army Bell Ringing
(November and December)

10K Race
(June 10, 2017)

Halloween Parade
(October 2017)

Annual Auction
(November 11, 2017)

Smiling Girl
"Serving the Children of the World"


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 to find out more about Kiwanis or to inquire about joining.

Our 29th Annual 10K Race will be held on Saturday, June 10th, 2017  

Each of the 19 first place finishers (overall and age groups) will receive a Chipotle dinner for 10.

2016 Race Results

2016 Race Photos


Crofton Kiwanis Charity Auction

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


Kiwanis Halloween Parade

The 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 started at 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

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.

For our March 2017 meeting Bobbi Caufman from Happy Helpers was our guest speaker.

For our November 2016 meeting Larry Lambert of Galaxy Hypnosis was our guest speaker.

For our October meeting our District Lieutenant Governor, George Purcell, discussed Youth Protection and Kiwanis International's new iniatives.

For our September meeting Club VP Pat Heelen gave a talk and video presentation on the Mission of Mercy charity that provides free medical and dental services and prescriptions to uninsured or underinsured residents in the Frederick to Harrisburg area in need of healthcare.

For our August meeting we had Cathy Rosenbaum, Executive Director of Maryland Therapeutic Riding, speak about their program.  We also gave a substantial contribution to the Crofton Christian Caring Council,  presented a scholarship check and presented a Teen of the Year award check to two of our outstanding Key Clubbers.  We also welcomed two new members to our club!

For our July meeting we had Michele Corkadel represent County Executive Steve Schuh's office to discuss county items of interest, including infrastructure projects and the immense problems with herion addiction and overdoses in the county.  We also presented two scholarships to our outstanding Key Club winners.

At our June meeting we stuffed packets for the 28th Annual Crofton Kiwanis 10K.  There was no speaker or formal program.

Our May meeting was be held in the back room of Ledo's Pizza instead of the Blue Dolphin and we had our election of next year's officers. 

At our April meeting we had Jon Marsiglia of Chesapeake AED Services discuss CPR and the use of defibrillators.

At our March meeting we heard from our sponsored Key Clubbers as they shared their experiences at the recent Key Club Convention.

At our February meeting we had Chief Dave Ayers of the Arundel Volunteer Fire Department and Past President Kathleen "Kitty" Gross speak about the services our local firefighters provide.

Our speaker at our January 2016 meeting was Ms. Tracy Lynott, Development Director for Bello Macre, a Glen Burnie-based nonprofit organization that provides residential and care services in Anne Arundel County and Carroll County for adults with developmental disabilities.

At our November 2015 meeeting at Walden Country Club we had a speaker from the Hospice of the Chesapeake.  He discussed the hospice's new care facility in Pasadena, Maryland and the Honor Salute program for terminally ill veterans, which was very appropriate on Veteran's Day.  We also had a visit from "Jon" Rife of Grundy, Virginia who is a candidate for Governor of the Capital District for 2016-2017. 

Our speaker at the October meeting was with the Maryland State Board of Elections and discussed new changes for the state's voting process. 


Here's a video of our spring Rebuilding Together Project


2017 Blood Drives - Click Here for details


Kiwanis Eliminate Program

Learn about Our Key Leader Program for Grades 8-12

Of Community Interest: Crofton Maryland History


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