Our Club's Strategic Plan-2027

MISSION * VISION * GOALS

The Kiwanis defining statement- We are dedicated, and we give generously of our time and resources to help children. We make communities stronger by connecting many people and organizations for the greater good.

Our Mission Statement-- the Kiwanis Club of West Valley-Yakima is a committed group of volunteers that provide support for children of all ages through fellowship, quality service leadership programs, meaningful community service, education and financial support.

Our Vision 2027-- The West Valley Kiwanis Club is a positive influence in our community so all youth know we believe in them, support them and celebrate their success.

1. MEMBERSHIP AND ENGAGEMENT

We desire to inspire, engage and develop men, women, youth, businesses, other nonprofits, partners and our community members to make the world a better place for children.

Goal: To attract, develop, and retain a growing Kiwanis membership and network of community partners.

2. LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

Strong leadership is essential to meet our mission and vision. A leadership development plan implemented for current and future members, Club officers, Board members, committee chairs and sponsored leadership program advisors.

Goal: To develop competent, capable and caring Club and Sponsored Program leaders.

3. MEANINGFUL COMMUNITY SERVICE

Kiwanis is best expressed through meaningful service in our community. When we work together with other organizations to address important needs for children, we change lives, build stronger communities and, in doing so, improve our own lives.

Goal: To perform meaningful community service with helping children as our priority.

4. FINANCIAL VIABILITY

The ability to implement effective fundraising activities and demonstrate good stewardship in every part of the Club's operation is essential to accomplish our mission.

Goal: To maintain and enhance our financial viability and responsible stewardship.