Kiwanis Club of Topsail Island Area

We meet on Tuesday Mornings at 7:30 am at the Surf City Welcome Center, please see map below for directions. Please join us!

​Welcome to the Kiwanis Club of Topsail Island Area!  We are an eclectic mix of ages, genders, occupations, backgrounds and interests. We are all passionate about making our community and the world a better place for children so they can thrive. Our members come from the communities of Hampstead, Holly Ridge, North Topsail Beach, Sneads Ferry, Surf City, and Topsail Beach, North Carolina.  We are an organization of volunteers dedicated to Improving the world one child and one community at a time”, in keeping with the defining statement of Kiwanis International

Kiwanis Club of Topsail Island Area (August, 2018; photo by Jeff Wenzel)


Mission: The Kiwanis Club of Topsail Island Area is dedicated to improving the quality of life experiences for children within the community through acts of service and financial contributions.

What’s New, What’s Happening ….

New Members Initiated

Our club initiated three new members on July 13th. Please welcome Barb Hoff (rt) and Kim Patrizi (2nd from rt) both of whom where sponsored by Nicki Swafford (ctr) and Tom Staker (2nd from lt) who was sponsored by Ed Broadhurst (far lf).

Governor’s Volunteer Awards

Diane Cavanaugh

Diane was selected for the Governor’s Volunteer Service Award that honors the true spirit of volunteerism by recognizing individuals, groups and businesses that make a significant contribution to their community through volunteer service.  Diane volunteers with RSVP-AmeriCore Seniors. RSVP-AmeriCore Seniors provides numerous services to the community, including a check-in on the elderly, Reading Buddies in Pender County Schools, and Meals on Wheels.

Recent Events ….

  • We have had an amazing group of speakers this spring, so check out the ‘Speakers’ tab to see their stories.
  • The Club Board of Directors has been meeting monthly trying to envision new ways to develop fund raisers for ‘Kids Need Kiwanis.’

Interested in learning more? Please contact us or apply to join our Kiwanis club here

Meeting Location

Welcome Center, Surf City

Surf City Welcome & Event Center
102 North Shore Drive, Surf City, NC 28445