Welcome to the website for the Kiwanis Club of Ellicott City!

Our mission is to improve the lives of youth, families and the communities in Howard County and to support Kiwanis International in their mission throughout the world.

We have served the communities within Howard County for over 77 years!  

Kiwanis International is a fellowship of nearly 600,000 members in thousands of clubs across more than 80 countries around the world.  Every year, Kiwanians initiate 150,000 service projects and raise more than $100 million for our communities.  You can find more information about Kiwanis International by visiting their website:

Upcoming Events
General Meetings
February 5, 2018 | 6:45PM
Bob Evans Restaurant
4900 Beaver Run Way, Ellicott City, MD 21403
Featured speakers at this meeting will be members of the Key Club at Glenelg High School and members of the Key Club at Marriotts Ridge High School. These two clubs will update us on their activities, service projects, and membership accomplishments.

Social Meetings
January 15, 2018 | 5:00PM
Pizzeria Uno
4470 Long Gate Parkway, Ellicott City, MD
Join fellow members of the club and their guests for a casual social. Take note of the earlier start time for those who may wish to attend after volunteering at the MLK Day of Service event. Please let Josh know if you wish to attend ( and how many people will be attending with you to allow for us to make a reservation. 

Service Projects
MLK Day of Service
January 15, 2018 | 8:30AM - 4:30PM 
Glen Mar UMC
4701 New Cut Rd; Ellicott City
This MLK Day of Service is hosted by Glen Mar Church, Ames Memorial UMC and St. John Baptist Church. Join them for a day of family-oriented, short-term service opportunities. This event will be conducted at Glen Mar Church and off-site locations. This event allows us with the flexibility to volunteer for an hour or longer with multiple small projects.  
If members are interested in volunteering with painting office spaces and general home repairs, then they can volunteer at off-site locations and should get to the church by 9:00am. More information can be found at this link:
To volunteer, sign up at the above link and register under our existing team (Kiwanis Club of Ellicott City).  

Maryland Food Bank
January 20, 2018 | 9:00AM - 12:00PM  
Maryland Food Bank
2290 Halethrope Farms Rd., Halethrope
Volunteer by helping sort and pack donated food at their warehouse.  The club has reserved six spots for volunteers.  Len will be the POC on the day of the event.  Please reserve your spot by registering here:


Mt. Hebron HS Key Club Charter Night 
January 30, 2018 | 7:00PM
Mt. Hebron HS
9440 Old Frederick Road; Ellicott City
Join other members of the Kiwanis Club of Ellicott City as we welcome the Mt. Hebron HS Key Club to our local Kiwanis family. The event will feature speeches from Key Club and Kiwanis leaders, the presentation of the club gavel and banner, and refreshments. If you plan to attend, please let SLP Chair Jenn Hiscock know (