Club Project Spotlights

The Hearts of Horizons Civitan Club, based out of the Horizons School in Birmingham, Alabama took part in the Civitan tradition of Clergy Appreciation Week this month by honoring their local clergy with hand written thank you notes. Notes were made by club members and...

Member Spotlights

Thomas Bass first got involved with Camp Big Heart when he was 15 years old. “I got involved through one of my best friends. He asked if I wanted to go on a free vacation with him for a week. He conveniently left off that I wasgoing to be a counselor at a special...

Clergy Appreciation Week 2020

Clergy Appreciation Week 2020 Clergy Appreciation Week is a Civitan International service project that began in 1963. The annual week of celebration was inspired by an event from 20 years earlier, the story of the Four Chaplains. In 1943, four military chaplains, a...

Message from the President

February 19, 2020 Hi Civitans, I feel blessed to have the opportunity to serve you as your International President and value each and every day that I am able to do it.  In this month’s newsletter article, I believe that I would like to chat with you about you, your...

A Tribute to a Fellow Member

A Tribute to a Fellow Member Submitted by Dixie Shoptaw, President-Elect Siloam Springs Civitan Club Arkansas What is within the heart and soul of a person that makes them more memorable than others?   That the legacy they leave will be carried on for generations to...

Translational Autism Research Core

Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) impact an estimated 1 in 54 children. Diagnosing ASD early in life and providing intensive intervention is critical to helping children living with ASD. In an effort to meet the needs of families and children with Autism Spectrum...