Web Conferencing & Covid-19

COVID-19 has prevented Kiwanis clubs from meeting in person and the venues we meet are all closed to the public. It's important for Kiwanis clubs to continue to meet so we can plan our fundraising events & continue our community efforts. Luckily there are some great tools that allow us to have effective meetings online.

Online Meeting Web Conferencing

  1. How to get ready for a Web Online Conference

  2. Looking for ways to run a meeting online?

We've taken the time to find the best free and paid options for your club.

  • ZOOM and Google Meet are 2 solutions available to Clubs for free

FIRST Things FIRST - WHAT DO I DO.......

  • In most cases you will be emailed a link, and you just have to CLICK ON IT

  • What Can I Use: 1) Laptops are often ready to go, 2) on a Desktop PC, you need a Microphone & Speakers, A Camera is optional, If you have a web cam, it will have the Microphone & Camera included in it.

  • You can use also use Smart Phone, Tablet, they will have everything built in.

There are Many Alternates

  • Goto Meeting

  • Webex

  • Microsoft Teams (although more of a project tool)

and a growing list of tools for special purposes

  • Games

  • Music

  • More detail to come as time allows

Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is a unified communication and collaboration platform that combines persistent workplace chat, video meetings, file storage, and application integration. Click here for further information