Howard Beach Kiwanis Club

Juvenile Diabetes Walk-A-Thon raises $70,000 toward cure
Juvenile Diabetes Walk-A-Thon raises $70,000 toward cure
South Terence M. Cullen 5/23/2013 at 3:31PM

They are $70,000 closer to a cure. On Saturday, May 18, the Fifth Annual South Queens Juvenile Diabetes Walk-A-Thon to Cure Diabetes, organized by the International Society of Saints Cosma and Damiano, raised $70,000. All of the funds will go directly to juvenile diabetes research. The Howard Beach Kiwanis Club, one of many organizations involved, [...]

Sandy’s heroes celebrate 85 years of service
Sandy’s heroes celebrate 85 years of service
South Terence M. Cullen 2/05/2013 at 11:47AM

While the night marked 85 years of serving its community, the West Hamilton Beach Volunteer Fire Department dedicated its annual dinner/dance to all of those who pitched in during Sandy — particularly the men and women who were on duty that night. Volunteers, friends, family and local leaders celebrated another year of community service on [...]

Snow can’t stop Howard Beach Halloween!
Snow can’t stop Howard Beach Halloween!
News Queens Courier Staff 11/08/2011 at 9:46AM

After an unexpected October snowstorm canceled Howard Beach’s traditional Halloween parade down Cross Bay Boulevard, the Howard Beach Kiwanis extended the holiday for an additional weekend to host their “Post Halloween Festival” on Saturday, November 5 at St. Helen School. “We still had to do something for the kids,” said Howard Beach Kiwanis Club Secretary [...]