In 2012-2013, our Kiwanis Governor’s project was on Autism providing iPads to children on the Spectrum. After that first year, the project was continued as a District sponsored project and last year was voted to be the District Signature Project for the next five years. The original goal of the project was 1000 iPads and […]
We recently received some notes – and we are so grateful for their words of kindness, that we wanted to share them. Sonita Macachor, mother of recipient Warren: “Hello Don, My son, Warren received a mini iPad from Appleton Kiwanis- Golden K. We were very grateful to all who contributed to making this possible. He has been […]
We recently received thanks from someone whose son had received an iPad. We wanted to share her thoughts directly with you. Hello! Thank you again for such a wonderful visit this morning and for bringing Dillon an IPAD. The IPAD has had such a profound effect on Dillon’s growth in so many areas within […]
One of the reasons the WIUM Kiwanis Autism Project is so important is because when we help one child with Autism, we help the community as a whole. Green Bay Kiwanis recently provided an iPad to a family in need in their area, and the family as well as the school sent a note of […]
Kiwanis of Greater Sheboygan was able to donate their 3rd overall iPad in a period of several weeks. The recipient, Naomi, is very limited in communication skills and has a vocabulary of 12 words, according to her father. Her family was very appreciative and indicated that the iPad will definitely be of great value to […]
In support of National Autism Awareness Month, Sheboygan Falls Kiwanis Club, the Greater Sheboygan Kiwanis Club, and the Sheboygan Falls YMCA are holding their annual 5K Run/Walk for Autism on April 29 at River Park in Sheboygan Falls. It will be a time of fun and fundraising! To learn more, go to: https://www.facebook.com/events/206338636519929/ And to read […]
Doing the Right Thing: iPads for autistic children Click title to watch story from CBS Local Five – Green Bay, WI
Donations to the Kiwanis Autism Project has surpassed $290,000 , which has allowed 678 children on the autism spectrum to receive an iPad, protective case and iTunes gift cards!
April 1, 2014: Alliant Energy Foundation has awarded a $1000 grant to be used in Fond du Lac for the Kiwanis Autism Project.
Green Bay Packer Hall of Famer Chris Jacke endorses the Autism Project and now becomes Packer spokesperson for Autism project. He will be available to clubs at specific Autism only events.