Kiwanis Charities Thrift Shop
Black Mountain – Swannanoa
Welcome to the Kiwanis Club of Black Mountain – Swannnanoa.
We meet weekly at the Christmont Assembly, NC 9 South, Black Mountain, NC, at 11:45 on Thursdays.
Our programs start exactly at 11:45 and lunch follows no later than 12:30.
Our Club was chartered on November 9, 1956, which makes us over 50 years old .
We have 91 members, men and women, young and old, active and retired.
Our Major Projects are:
The Swannanoa Valley Christian Ministry, providing help to the needy in the valley – food, clothing, medical needs, fuel, furniture, counseling.
Children and Friends Enrichment Center, the only day care center in Black Mountain, taking children from 6 weeks to 12 years. This is a four star licensed facility.
We tutor in all the schools in the Valley, sponsor the Key Club at Owen High School, a Builders Club at the Owen Middle School and K-Kids Club at Black Mountain Elementary School.
Our major fund raising project is our Kiwanis Thrift Shop, manned by Kiwanians and other volunteers, open 6 days a week.
Dues are $12.00 a month and meals are presently $7.75 for those eating. Initial fee is $35.00.