Aktion Club

Aktion Club members show off their birthday kits

Aktion Clubs are Kiwanis-sponsored service clubs for adults with special abilities, with more than 12,000 members worldwide. Members take on leadership roles, get involved in their communities and make a difference in people’s lives.

Summer Meeting Schedule June through August: We sell candy on Tuesdays at the WAWL Summer Concerts at Bolt Park. On Thursdays we meet at Mill Point Park starting at 5pm, and work concessions at the Spring Lake Heritage Festival Music at the Point.

Non-Summer Meeting Schedule: Every Thursday, 4 to 5pm; usually at the Momentum Center. For more information, contact Amy at 616-644-5715 or [email protected].

We’re building Kids Birthday Party Kits for Love In Action. Bring us an item on the list below and get a free candy bar! Meet us at the concert on Tuesdays or Thursdays, or email [email protected] to arrange pick up.

  • Cake mix
  • Frosting
  • Gel decorator frosting tubes
  • Birthday candles
  • Cupcake wrappers
  • 10 each Plates, Napkins, Cups
  • 10 each Forks, Spoons, Knives
  • Tablecover
  • “Happy Birthday” banner
  • Decorations or Centerpiece
  • Balloons
  • Birthday Gift Bag
  • Party Hats
  • Invitation cards
  • Party favors (Games, Toys, Candy)

We’re the 2023 Kiwanis International Aktion Club Video Contest Honorable Mention Winners! [View Winners List]

We’re the 2022 Kiwanis International Aktion Club Scrapbook Contest 1st Place Winners! [View Scrapbook]

Who joins Aktion Club?

Members of Aktion Club are people who want to serve and improve their communities. They’re energetic, they’re dedicated—they’re adults with disabilities who are passionate about making a difference in the world. With Aktion Club, they’re discovering their heart to serve, answering their call to lead and igniting the courage it takes to build relationships. Aktion Club is uniquely built on an important principle: amazing things happen when members take the lead. [Learn more]

Aktion Club Mission: To provide adults living with disabilities an opportunity to develop initiative, leadership skills and to serve their communities.

Core Values:

  1. Character Building: The ability to do the right thing, even when it might be the unpopular choice
  2. Leadership: The ability to listen, communicate, serve and guide others
  3. Inclusiveness: Accepting and welcoming differences in other people
  4. Caring: The act of being concerned about or interested in other people or situations

Aktion Club Pledge:
I pledge on my honor to follow the Objects of Aktion Club.
To better my community, my country and myself.
To help those in need.
To demonstrate loyalty to our community and nation.
And to encourage others to do the same.