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Miracle Mile 2017

We had another successful Miracle Mile of Quarters Fundraiser at the Tulare Outlet mall. All donations go to the Valley Children’s hospital. WVK and El Diamante Key Club raised over $1,000 for the cause. Thank You!    

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Rawhide Ballpark

Another successful event at the Rawhide Ballpark. It was a little cold, but the club held up well. And on Friday, April 21 we had yet another big winner!  

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Special Olympics Bowl-a-Thon

Our West Visalia Kiwanis members had a great time supporting the Special Olympics Bowl-A-Thon, with our daughters (McKenna, Emily & Mandy). Our athletes were incredible, and pretty good bowlers. Thank you April & Felipe. Thank you Chad Bringe, Amanda Bringe, Jim Walker, John Redden & Buz N Donna Southard. Our[…]

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Why Join WVK

I joined West Visalia Kiwanis because I was interested in meeting new people and giving back to my community. I was warmly welcomed into the group, and right away started developing friendships with many of the members. Everyone was interested in my family, and soon I started bringing them with[…]

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Theme for 2016-2017

In addition to our very popular achievement medals, we also plan on awarding upgraded school supplies and inspirational advice from Mr. Patrick Salazar in accordance with our theme. Let’s make sure to get an early start on achievement because this school year quite possibly could be our best year ever!

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WVK History

History: West Visalia Kiwanis Club of Visalia A History By Buz Southard The West Visalia Kiwanis Club of Visalia was chartered on September 2, 1959 by the Visalia Kiwanis Club of Visalia. Charter night was held Saturday, October 24, 1959, 7:15 p.m. at the Visalia Municipal Auditorium located on Acequia[…]

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