Kiwanis Club of Placentia
Originally chartered from 1960 to 1982, the Kiwanis Club of Placentia was revived in May 2012 by a group of civic minded men and women to support the community and serve its children. Local community organizations and programs that the Club has supported and assisted since its revival are:
Aktion Club of North Orange County
Circle K, CSUF initiative
Adopt-a-Family and Holiday Food Baskets
Children’s Hospital of Orange County
El Dorado High School Key Club
Miracle League of North Orange County
Miss Placentia and Miss Teen Placentia Pageants
National Night Out
Placentia Library Foundation
Special Olympics of Southern California
Valencia High School Key Club
To give primacy to the human and spiritual, rather than to the material values of life.
To develop, by precept and example, a more intelligent, aggressive, and serviceable citizenship.
To encourage the daily living of the Golden Rule in all human relationships.
To provide, through Kiwanis clubs, a practical means to form enduring friendships, to render altruistic service, and to build better communities.
To promote the adoption and application of higher social, business, and professional standards.
To cooperate in creating and maintaining that sound public opinion and high idealism which make possible the increase of righteousness, justice, patriotism, and goodwill.
In Loving Memory of
Dennis O’Hern was a longtime member of the Kiwanis Club of Placentia who exemplified selfless community involvement for those less fortunate.