Kiwanis Charity Texas Hold'em Tournament

Click here to register for the 2014 Kiwanis Charity Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament, benefiting The Eliminate Project

Kiwanis Charity Texas Hold'em Tournament

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Poker Tournament - Only 3 days away!

We have added a new event to our Poker Tournament...BINGO. If you don't play poker, come on out for BINGO to support a great cause! 

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Monday, March 31, 2014

Charity Poker Tournament for the Eliminate Project

Wow! It's hard to believe that this year's poker tournament is less than 2 weeks away! We have some great sponsors already, but we are still looking for more. The table sponsorship is only $100 and we are accepting donations to give as prizes to some of our lucky winners. First place is guaranteed a $500 Visa Gift Card and we are also guaranteeing that we will give out over $1000 in prices to the top 5 players. If you haven't registered for this great event yet, make sure you do so by April 5th to receive the $10 discount. Check out our facebook page for additional information at It's sure to be a great time!

Monday, January 6, 2014

Kiwanis Run for the Kids - Superhero Dash!

The Kiwanis Club of East Orange County will host its 4th Annual Kiwanis Run for the Kids – Superhero Dash! on Saturday, February 8th at Blanchard Park in Orlando starting at 7:30am. 100% of all the funds raised will go back to support the local community, namely the club’s Service Leadership Programs – K-Kids, Builders Clubs, Key Clubs, CKI, and Aktion Clubs. These student-run clubs empower youth to become great leaders who are determined to make their community a better place. The Kiwanis Club of East Orange County sponsors 13 clubs in schools across Orange County. 

 Race check-in will begin at 6:30am at Blanchard Park, with the 5K race starting promptly at 7:30am and 10K race starting at 8:30am. Kids Races will be held for ages 1-2, 3-5, and 6-8 at 10:15am. Following the races, kids can enjoy inflatable games and activities. Awards will be presented to the top adult and child finishers in addition to the best super hero costumes. Chip timing will be provided by Fleet Feet. 

 The Title sponsor for the race is Carrier Air Conditioning. Carrier is the world leader in air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems. To register online for the event, please visit

Friday, December 13, 2013

Breakfast with Santa a Success

Thank you to all who attended the 16th Annual East Orange County Kiwanis Breakfast with Santa at Legacy Middle School!   On Saturday, December 7th, over 300 people gathered from our community for a wonderful holiday event featuring a pancake breakfast, photos with Santa, and performances from local schools.  Special thanks goes to Legacy Middle School for being the host school and to Mr. and Mrs. Claus for making a special trip from the North Pole.  

This event would not be possible without the support of our sponsors, performers, and volunteers:

Carrier (Title Sponsor)
Steak 'n Shake
Business Archives
Lowe's Home Improvement
The Home Depot
Bailey's Coffee Service
Ashley Furniture Homestore
Kiwanis Club of Greater Orlando-Winter Park
Florida Kiwanis
Orange County Public Schools
Orange County Sheriff's Office
Bounce Orlando
Just 1 Book
Walmart Neighborhood Market

Odyssey Middle School Chorus
Legacy Middle School Band
Sunrise Elementary Chorus

Corner Lake Builders Club
Legacy Builders Club
Colonial Key Club
Timber Creek Key Club
Kiwanis of East Orange County

Sponsored Youth Fundraisers:
Andover K-Kids
Legacy Builders Club
Little River K-Kids
Odyssey Builders Club 
Cub Scouts Pack 59

Sunday, November 3, 2013

Kiwanis Breakfast with Santa to be Held at New Location

Children in the East Orange County area can enjoy a special visit with Santa in early December. The Kiwanis Club of East Orange County will host its 16th annual holiday event “Breakfast with Santa” on Saturday, December 7, 2013 from 8:00-11:00am at a new location this year at Legacy Middle School (11398 Lake Underhill Road).

In addition to Santa, the event will feature a pancake and sausage breakfast with juice, coffee, and hot chocolate.  Students from local schools will provide entertainment.  For an additional charge, children can have their photo taken with Santa.

Tickets for the pancake breakfast are $5 for adults and free for children under 12.  The breakfast is hosted by over 100 student club members and is completely volunteer-driven.  All funds raised from this event are returned to the community through the club’s service leadership programs.

The Kiwanis Club of East Orange County currently sponsors 13 service leadership clubs (K-Kids in elementary schools, Builders Club in middle schools, Key Club in high schools, and Circle K Club at UCF) which teach students about leadership and serving others in their community.