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The Kiwanis Club of Downtown Madison is a service club with a membership of around 80 men and women. It was founded in 1917 as one of the first Kiwanis Clubs in the State of Wisconsin. We are one of approximately 8,000 Kiwanis Clubs worldwide.

Our Mission
The Kiwanis Club of Downtown Madison is a diverse group of men and women who dedicate themselves to personal involvement and financial support focused on community needs and to club activities that foster personal growth and build camaraderie.

The club usually meets at the Madison Club at 5 E. Wilson St. on Mondays at 12:10 following a buffet lunch, although there are exceptions for a handful of days each year. In addition to the weekly luncheon meetings, are a number of projects and activities available throughout the year.

Coming Projects and Activities

Date Type Title
04/29/2017 Event

Our semi-annual cleanup of Highway 19 is on Saturday, April 29, starting at 9:00AM.  We will meet at the intersection of Highway 19 and River Road.  With enough people, it takes about 1 ½...

05/01/2017 Meeting

Enjoy a great lunch at the Madison Club and attend the Annual Downtown Kiwanis Auction, which is our primary fundraiser of the year, providing funds directly to the Foundation that finanances our various...

05/03/2017 Event

UW students in this service-learning class work as ARMS volunteers leading science for children in local elementary schools and community centers every week for the entire school year. Hear their “1-minute...

05/08/2017 Meeting

In December 2016, Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services Secretary Dave Ross was appointed as the next secretary of the Department of Transportation replacing Mark Gottlieb.  He...

05/09/2017 Event

Need several volunteers to run bingo and help residents play. Contact Tom Brodd for more info.

05/15/2017 Meeting

Professor Jonathan Martin is a professor in the UW Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences.  Professor Martin has received numerous accolades for his teaching, including the Underkofler Excellence...

05/22/2017 Meeting

One of the most rewarding activities for Downtown Madison Kiwanis is the announcement of our annual scholarship winners.  This is an opportunity to congratulate the 2017 scholars and to hear their...

05/23/2017 Event

Elementary school classrooms and afterschool programs who have worked with ARMS volunteers over the past year will share their hands-on science investigations with their families, teachers and peers....

05/25/2017 Event

Bloodmobile volunteering to include 3 shifts of approximately 2 hours each for resgistration, and donor assist/canteen.

The Dept. of Revenue is located at 2135 Rimrock Road, just across the street...

05/27/2017 Event

On the 4th Saturday of the month, we make and serve a meal for the neighborhood who need or want it and clean up afterward. 6-10 volunteers are needed. Contact Dick Hammerstrom for more info.

05/29/2017 Meeting

Please enjoy Memorial Day with family and friends, while observing this solemn holiday and remembering the people who died while serving in the country's armed forces.

06/05/2017 Meeting

Dogs on Call has as its mission - "Promoting the Animal-Human Bond and Literacy Through Education, Evaluation, and Participation of Therapy Animal Teams".  As an organization it offers basic...

06/12/2017 Meeting
06/19/2017 Meeting

The Madison Senior Center, is a City of Madison agency, involving older adults in their community - as leaders, teachers and learners; while providing a balance, diverse and coordinated program and promoting...

06/26/2017 Meeting

Engaging participation, connecting people, and inspiring expressive living in Dane County, Wisconsin is the mission of Dane Arts.  The people of our county have a remarkable gift to share with the...


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