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Register now! District Convention
Aug 20-22, Lynchburg, VA

Lynchburg, Virginia will again be the site of Kiwanis’ Capital District Convention on August 20 through August 22, 2010. The Lynchburg Club is the host club with members of the Fort Hill club joining in planning for the convention.

The Holiday Inn, located in the historic downtown area, will be convention headquarters...more

Dana Cable 1943-2010

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Frederick Kiwanian Dr. Dana Cable. Dr. Cable was a long-time Kiwanian and had served as Frederick Club Pres., Div. 9 Lt. Gov. Governor, Capital District Governor, and in 2002 he was elected to a three year term as Kiwanis International Trustee. He was also a Certified Trainer, and he served on the Kiwanis International Education Committee.

Visitation will be at Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, MD on Wednesday, August 4, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held Thursday, August 5, at 10 a.m. in the Coffman Chapel on Hood's campus.

Obituary (Frederick News Post Aug. 1, 2010)

August 2010 eBuilder Front Page

  • Gov. Don's Msg
  • Dog Team
  • Food Drive
  • Father/Son Leaders
  • Pool Time

Governor's Message

by Gov. Don Dudey

I was deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Past Gov. and Past KI Trustee Dana Cable. Not only was he a good Kiwanian, but a good friend as well. On behalf of the Capital District, I extend my condolences to Dana's wife, Sylvia, and the entire Cable family.

As you know, the District Convention (DCON) is just around the corner, August 20-22 in Lynchburg, VA. I hope you are coming to this exciting event. As you know, there are excellent training sessions, good speakers at the breakfast, lunch and dinner, great fellowship with other Kiwanians and a very important House of Delegates session on Saturday, Aug 21. Registration is online, so go register now for this exciting event. I look forward in seeing you at this convention...more

Ocean Pines - Ocean City Club "Dog Team" Returns

by David Landis

Ocean Pines Maryland celebrated July 4th as always with a big get together at the Sports Core area in the Pines and the Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines - Ocean City was there with the "Dog Team" selling hot dogs and refreshments to raise funds for their scholarship fund. It's an annual event that is supported by the great community of Ocean Pines..more

Rehoboth Kiwanis Food Drive

by Rosemary Cummings

Rehoboth Kiwanis members worked at Rehoboth grocery stores in shifts Saturday mornings, asking shoppers to buy an extra item or two. Shoppers proceeded to fill more than eight store carts with groceries and the Kiwanians then delivered the goods to the Cape Henlopen Food Basket...more

Father/Son Team up to Lead Kiwanis in Frederick, MD

For the first time, a father and son team have lead Frederick Kiwanis Clubs in the same administrative year. Senior Ryan Muffi was President of the Tuscarora High School Key Club, a leadership program sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Suburban Frederick which is presided over by his father, Bill Muffi. Pictured (L to R) Ryan Muffi and Bill Muffi.

Mount Vernon Kiwanis Club Treats Kids to Trip to Pool

by Bruce Malkin

On July 9, 17 school-age children from Sacramento Neighborhood Center (SNC) cooled off in the water sports at Cameron Run Water Park. They all had a great experience, as seen from their faces in the attached photo...more

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