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It’s time to Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF

Halloween season is here! For the Kiwanis family, Halloween means more than spooky decorations, fairytale costumes and ghoulish treats. It’s a chance to save lives and put the fun in fundraising—through Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF. For less than the cost of a bag of Halloween candy, you can protect a mother and her future newborns from maternal and neonatal tetanus.

It’s easy to participate. Here are five simple steps for your project.

      1. Pick a fundraiser. Collect funds door-to-door. Dance the night
          away alongside vampires and werewolves. Host a trunk-or-treat.
          Enjoy an old-fashioned pumpkin pie bake off. The ideas are
          endless. Take a look at some of them on our website!

      2. Set your goal. Estimate what you'll raise through your project.
          Then add in your expenses. This total is your fundraising goal.

      3. Get supplies. Do you have everything you need to host your
          fundraiser? Order collection boxes through the Kiwanis family
          store. Consider asking for donations from local businesses or
          even large chain stores.

      4. Promote your event. Print out Trick-or-Treat labels, or make
          your own flier or display. Use them to, let everyone know about
          the upcoming event and how they can donate. Share the
          information with your sponsoring Kiwanis club.

      5. Submit your donations. Send your donations to the Kiwanis
          International Foundation along with the Kiwanis-family giving
. If your club submits US$250 in donations for Trick-or-Treat
          for UNICEF by December 31, 2016, your club will earn a banner

Thank you for committing to help eliminate MNT. For more information, visit, or contact

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