The Kiwanis Club of Saint Marys is a positive force in our community. Through guidance and
example, it works to develop future generations of leaders. Proceeds from events are spend to fund club initiatives like Christmas for Camden Kids, K-Kids & Terrific Kids programs, the Kiwanis Scholarship Program, and Thanksgiving baskets to needy families.
Annually, three $2,000 and one $1,500 scholarships are awarded to
Camden County high school students based on essays submitted to
the Kiwanis Club Scholarship Committee. The scholarships must
be used to attend an accredited college, university, or
trade/vocational school. One of the scholarships is awarded to a
CCHS Key Club member. There is no minimum GPA requirement
or a transcript to be elegible for this scholarship.
The Student Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) program
honors Camden County's outstanding high school seniors and
teachers with the highest GPA score.
Adopt a Highway
Adapt-A-Highway provides cleaner and safer highways, plus
promotes a sense of community pride. This project is often done
with Sponsored Youth and gives club members an opportunity
to interact with the students.
Kiwanis One Day
This annual, one day program is a worldwide day of service by
Kiwanis clubs everywhere. All Kiwanis members in Georgia do
community service on the same day. The Saint Marys Kiwanis
club has used this opportunity to upgrade Saint Marys parks
and playgrounds. The project is a partnership with sponsored
youth as well as DEFY, Sea Cadets and other community
Wee Read Camden
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a 60 volume set of books
beginning with the children’s classic The Little Engine That
Could™. Each month a new, carefully selected book will be mailed
in your child’s name directly to your home. Best of all it is a
FREE GIFT! There is no cost or obligation to your family. Who
Is Eligible? Preschool children ages birth to five who are residents
of Camden County.
Annually, the Camden County High School baseball team
conducts a clinic for students interested in baseball. The Kiwanis
Club assists in conducting the clinic by preparing food for the
If you aren't already a Kiwanian, please contact one of our officers and we will be happy to let you know more about us and how you can get involved. Click here for an application.
Mail address: The Kiwanis Club of St. Marys
P.O. Box 7353 St. Marys, Georgia 31558