Kiwanis Club of Harrisonburg

Update April 30, 2021

Due to Covid-19, the Kiwanis Club of Harrisonburg is meeting via zoom the second and third Tuesday of each month beginning at 12:00 pm (NOTE NEW TIME). Although we are monitoring the ability to return to in person meetings, it is not anticipated we will do so until after the first of the year. You are welcome to join our meetings by sending an email to

On Tuesday, May 11, 2021 we will be holding our Annual membership meeting. This will be when we also elect new officers for 2021-2022.

Club Donation

Please visit the CLUB NEWS page to see the Community Organizations supported by our club in April 2021.

March 8, 2021

For several years the club has supported the Pediatric Unit at Sentara Medical Center. Pictured is Dennis Baugh, club member and District Governor, making our annual presentation in the amount of $1,500 to Janet Wendelken, Senior Development Officer for the RMH Foundation.

February 2, 2021:

Pictured are Lisa Shull, Executive Director or Explore More Discovery Museum, received a $7,000 donation from Kiwanis Club Member and District Governor, Dennis Baugh.  This program is a Signature Project of the club.


The club has begun meeting virtually on ZOOM. The scheduled for the next several months is as follows:

  • Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 12:00 pm: Annual Meeting and Club Elections
  • Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at 12:00 pm; Monthly Club Meeting with speaker will be Frank Sottacetti, Criminal Justice Planner for Harrisonburg/Rockingham County
  • Tuesday, May 18, 2021 – Monthly Board Meeting immediately after Club Meeting
  • Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 12:00 pm: Monthly Club Meeting with a presentation by Capt. Harold Gitau, The Salvation Army of Harrisonburg
  • Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at 12:00 pm; Monthly Club Meeting with speaker TBA
  • Tuesday, June 15, 2021 – Monthly Board Meeting immediately after Club Meeting

We ask that you continue to support those organizations we do and are listed under Scholarships and Grants. They need our help during this critical time.

Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and one community at a time. The Harrisonburg Kiwanis Club is dedicated to serving the local community through various service and fundraising projects. Our club has been in service to our community since 1922. We are part of Kiwanis International, an organization serving children for over 100 years.

We’d love for you to come join us at one of our meetings or a service project. Please go to our Contact page and drop us a line! Someone will get back with you.

What is Kiwanis?

No, we are not an airline (That’s Quantas) We are a service organization that helps kids. Here is a quick video that explains what Kiwanis is

Interested in learning more? Please contact us or apply to join our Kiwanis club here

We are honored to have a member of our club, Dennis Baugh, serving as the Capital District Governor for 2020-2021. Picture with Governor Baugh is Kiwanis International President, Art Riley from Westminster, MD