Kiwanis Honored by Germantown Chamber

A core group of members of the Germantown Kiwanis Club were present at the Chamber of Commerce banquet as the club was awarded the Service Organization of the Year Award.

The Germantown Kiwanis Club was cited by the local Chamber of Commerce as Service Oranization of the Year during the recent Chamber banquet at the Florian Conference Center here.  Kiwanis Club President Dwayne Ketterer accepted the award for the club. In his aService Organization of the Year Awardcceptance speech, Ketterer confirmed Germantown Kiwanis’ dedication to the youth of Germantown, Wisconsin as motivation for the volunteer work they do in the community. 

In addition to the Kiwanis Club honor, fellow Kiwanian Joletta Kerpan was also selected for the Rising Star Award as a new member of the community who has devoted tirelessly to being a leader in local youth programs. The Chamber chose Germantown native Glenn Schroeder as Citizen of the Year for his lifelong leadership in community events. J.W. Speaker Corporation was awarded the Business of the Year Award.  

Germantown Kiwanis will complete work on the Gehl Foods Performing Arts Pavillion this spring. The $400,000-plus project marks the first time in many years that a service organization in the Germantown area has provided the community with such a significant construction project. 

Kiwanis President Dwayne Ketterer (left) accepts award from Germantown Village Present Dean Wolters.

Dwayne Ketterer speaks on behalf of the Germantown Kiwanis at the Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet, April 13.

Here is a list of upcoming events in which Germantown Kiwanis sponsors or participates. 

Maifest, May 18-20, 2018

Fourth of July, Wednesday, July 4, 2018

A Taste of Germantown, Thursday, July 26, 2018

NAC Night, Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Safety Fair, Saturday, October 6, 2018

Breakfast With Santa, December 16, 2018