The Kiwanis Club of San Diego provides community service to the city and county of San Diego through teams as follows with more details about the description of the committee and organizations we support. For more info on any team and how to get involved, contact our Club Secretary - Karina Sousa -

Community Service  
Team Captain: Mike 

This team helps serve the community by attending a variety of projects. Past events:

  • Clean-ups with I Love A Clean San Diego + San Diego River Park
  • Food Distribution with MAAC 
  • Backpack giveaway with STARPAL
  • Serve dinner at Salvation Army, Monarch School, Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego

Meets 1st Thursday @ 12pm via Zoom 

*Great for anyone who likes to do hands-on service

Community Impact Grants Team Captain: Karina + Brian 

This team addresses the needs of the San Diego Community and Baja. We partner with organizations to help support specific projects that directly impact the youth in our community. Organizations submit proposals for grants and the team collectively reviews and decides on the yearly partners and programs. This group also presents checks to the partner organizations throughout the year. 

Our grant process begins in the fall and decisions are made in January.

*Great for anyone who enjoys the grant making process 


Team Captain: Brittany  

This team works with the local universities at SDSU, USD, UCSD, PLNU, CSUSM and key clubs at SDHS High, St. Augustine, Academy of Our Lady of Peace and Coronado High to provide annual scholarships to support students in need. The team reviews the scholarship applicants. This group also arranges for an Annual Awards Ceremony hosted every Spring. 

Meets 1st Monday @ 10am via Zoom

*Great for anyone who is passionate about local scholars 

Team Captain: Karina 

This team helps select the programs and speakers for the recurring monthly meetings. The group seeks informative speakers that touch on timely topics and educational programs about San Diego and the community at large. 

Meets 2nd Monday of each month @ 1:30pm via Zoom 

*Great for anyone with connections to speakers/programs 

Team Captains: Justin and Karina 

This team is focused on recruiting, retaining and recognizing members. They help strategize about membership recruitment, aid in matching members with mentors and award members annually.

Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month @ noon via Zoom 

*Great for anyone that can recruit and retain members 

Join our Club and perform extraordinary things in your community!

Kiwanis Club of San Diego is a 501(c)4 non-profit organization. 

3276 Rosecrans Street, Suite 202, San Diego, CA   92110-4893

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