Port Orchard
Serving the Children of the World
Our GEMS (Girls Empowered through Mentoring and Service) - Vicki Collins

In the beginning…
 Harriette Bryant started her mission...

Trillium Employment Service - Heidi Scheibner

Trillium helps businesses recruit, train and retain employees with disabilities....

Service At Your Seat

A monthly service project performed during our regular meeting.

Val Kimball - Indian Education Program in the SKSD

Indian Education is a federally funded SKSD program that serves Native...

E.C. Murray - Author of a A Long Way from Paris

EC Murray is a Pushcart Nominee and  author of A Long Way from Paris,...


Congratulations to the Kiwanis Club of Port Orchard
Scholarship Winners!

Riana Pangelinan $3,000 Tom Stansbery Kiwanis
Memorial Scholarship
Hayley Wolf $3,000 Dr. Dewayne Gower Kiwanis
Memorial Scholarship
Whitney Bolar $2,500 Lee Daly Kiwanis Distinguished
Service Scholarship
Melanie Schneewind $2,000  
Wilson Sydenstricker $2,000  
Sara Drum $1,500  
Christopher Drum $1,000  


 General Club Information

The Kiwanis Club of Port Orchard was chartered September 11, 1929 and for 87 years has been serving the children of Kitsap County.

We meet at the United Methodist Church in Port Orchard - the address is 725 Kitsap Street.  We start gathering at 12:00 noon and the meeting starts at 12:15.  

If you would like more information about the Kiwanis Club of Port Orchard, or you are interested in joining the club, please contact any of the following people:  

Mary Beslagic, President 360-871-0998 maryb9014@yahoo.com

Don Grimes, Past President  360-769-0202 dmgrimesjr@gmail.com                

Melanie Bozak    Lt. Governor             

Annual Dinner / Auction 

Save the date - Saturday, October 15, 2016 at McCormick Woods

Funds from our auction / dinner support all of the project we do throughout the year.  Those projects include scholarships for seniors, Kindergarten Reading Program, Students of the Month (Jr and High school), Terrific Kid assemblies (elementay students), the "To The Library" Program for 3rd graders and our annual bike rodeo.  

Catered by Essence of the Thymes 

More information to follow.