First Coast of Jacksonville Civitan
MAKING AN IMPACT
Making a positive impact in our local community and around the world together.
1st Coast Jacksonville
Our vision is to be a global community where people of all abilities and talents make the world a better place.
Civitan Changes Lives
Civitan is the only service organization dedicated to serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and through the Civitan International Research Center, we are helping find cures and develop treatments for autism, Rett syndrome, Down syndrome and many more brain-related disorders.
Civitans are Champions of Service
Civitan offers people of all ages the opportunity to selflessly serve their communities and make the world a better place. Whether building wheelchair ramps, developing inclusive playgrounds or fundraising for the Civitan International Research Center, we are a hands-on organization ready to roll up our sleeves to positively impact individuals in our communities.
Civitan Spans The Globe
Since the beginning, Civitans have united under a universal mission rooted in service. Spanning more than 20 nations in North America, Africa, Europe, Asia and the Pacific Islands, Civitan is truly a global organization dedicated to serving others.
Civitan is making a difference in our local community through service projects. We meet monthly and have a variety of options for members to choose from that are making a difference in the lives of those around us.
Civitan is more than just a club. It is a a family of members making an impact around the globe everyday through service.
Quarter Auction for Autism
A quarter auction to raise funds for Autism during April Autism Awareness month. BBQ lunch from Bono’s and lots (40-50) raffle prizes that have been donated. A fun time, good food, fellowship and raising money for autism research
- Date: April 23, 2023
- Time: 1:00 – 4:00 pm
- Location: Holly Oaks Clubhouse, 11210 McCormick Road, Jacksonville, Florida
Ice Cream Social for Alden Road Teachers and Staff Appreciation
Members will provide ice cream and all the toppings for the teachers and staff during their lunch break. The teachers are so dedicated and compassionate with their students they deserve recognition and treat.
- Date: May 3, 2023
- Time: 11:00 – 1:00 pm
- Location: Alden Road Exceptional Student Center, 11780 Alden Road, Jacksonville, FL
Monthly meeting for planning and business. We also draw the winning ticket for the $500 gift card. We sold tickets to raise money for students with I/DD to further their education.
- Date: May 17, 2023
- Time: 6:00 pm
- Location: Watson Realty Building, 2490 Monument Road, Jacksonville, FL
Fellowship, Food and Membership Recruitment
Every quarter we gather to have fun, fellowship and share a meal together
- Date: June 21,2023
- Time: 6:00 pm
- Location: Watson Realty Building, 2490 Monument Road
FIRST COAST OF JACKSONVILLE CIVITAN CLUB
Jacksonville, FL 32225
Making A Difference Since: 2016
Meetings: Noon – 6 PM every 3rd Wednesday of the month
President: SANDY MURRAY