The Miami chapter of the Kiwanis Club was founded in 1975 to serve the Latin youth.
Established in November of 1975, the Kiwanis Club of Little Havana seeks to empower and serve Miami’s Latin youth demographic. It is the oldest continuously meeting Latin club in the United States, and its numerous members participate year round in community events, festivals, and programs that benefit the Miami community as a
The club’s most famous yearly events are Camaval Miami and Calle Ocho, two festivals celebrating Miami and its citizens and community, right in the middle of the most famous Cuban neighborhoods outside of Cuba, Little Havana. Thousands of Latin youth in Miami, including many Cuban children and teens, have benefitted from the work and efforts of the Kiwanis Club of Little Havana.