Kiwanis Club of Rosedale
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1915-2015 Kiwanis 100 Year Logo District Logo 2015-16 President George Broson & FL Alice 2015-16 KOY PP Richard Becky

Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and one community at a time.

Maintained by PSDLG John W. Stephenson of the Kiwanis Club of Kern, Bakersfield, CA (USA).

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The Kiwanis Club of Rosedale was chartered on December 22, 1992. Currently, the club has five Charter Members: Bryan Clanton, PP Jona Feil, PP Paul Hanscom, PP Hugh McGowan and 1999-00 Lt. Gov. Ray Hacker.

Weekly breakfast meetings are held on Wednesday from 6:30-7:45 AM at The Links at Riverlakes Ranch, 5201 Riverlakes Dr., Bakersfield, CA 93312. Rosedale Satellite 3-2-1 Club meeting Senor Pepe's, 8450 Granite Falls Dr. on the 4th Monday from 6:00-9:00 PM. (RSVP 661-717-4550)

The 2016-17 Club President is George Bronson & FL Alice was installed with his "THE POWER OF WE" Team on September 26, 2016 at Senior Pepe's. (Left) PP Richard Beckey was presented the 2015-16 Rosedale Club's Kiwanian of Year. (Right)

On April 21, 2016, Rosedale was honored as "2014-15 Distinguished Club", and Lt. Gov. Greg Mudge thanked Pres. George Bronson for their GREAT EFFORTS and ACCOMPLISHMENTS. (Not Present S/T Ray Hacker received the award)

On April 21, 2016, Kelly Berg was presented the 2015-16 Distinguished Service Award by CNH Dist. Gov. Cherice Gilliam and Lt. Gov. Greg Mudge, but he was not present.

At the Rosedale Club Installation dinner on September 28, 2015, the Div. 33 "Because We Knew You Award" was presented to honor the following members: Jona Feil, Mike Taylor, Richard Beckey, Woody Allen and Ray Hacker. Also, The Rosedale Club's Kiwanian of the Year for 2014-15 was Mike Taylor.

In the past to provide funds for Community Service Account, Tri-tip Sandwiches Sales at the Rosedale Save-Mart and Wal-Mart stores.

Some Community Service Projects include: Baseball field rehabilitation, Planter sprinkler project, Christmas Shopping Spree, Division 33 "Wee Pee" Project, Built and installed soccer goals, Honored 14 local Junior High/Middle School and Centennial High SDD students (8th year) and Cleanup work days at MARE.

The Centennial High, Frontier High, Independence High, Liberty High & Stockdale High Key Clubs are part of the Service Leadership Program (SLP).

As of 9/30/16 in the WSP2/MNT program, the Rosedale Club has given $1,605.00 or helped provide 3 shots to ELIMINATE 892 maternal/neonatal tetanus cases. 1999-2000 LG Ray Hacker and the Club made a shared "Walter Zeller Fellowship" donation of $1,250 for MNT.

As of 9/30/10 in the WSP1/IDD program, the Rosedale Club has given $3,010.00 or helped 60,200 kids from IDD. They rank 10th in Div. 33. 1999-2000 Lt. Governor Ray Hacker was the 1st club Hixson. On October 11, 2000, PFL Shelley Hacker honored her husband Ray with Div. 33 12th Tablet of Honor, and PSDLG John Stephenson made the presentation.

In the Div. 33 Bloodmobile Project (5/13/04), Div. 33 has raised $101,515.30 (or 100.11%) of the $101,400 cost to purchase a 3-bed unit for Houchin Blood Service. We have donated $2,884.00 (or 2.84%) and rank 11th place. Our Thousand Dollar Club members and order are as follows: PP Jona Feil (10) and PP Paul Goldstein (20).

Rosedale Kiwanis Club BBQ & Soccer goal work day - 11/16/13
Rosedale Club 3-2-1 Meeting & 20th Anniversary Dinner at Padre Hotel - 3/19/14

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For more information e-mail Pres. George Bronson ( Page updated by JWS on 10/15/16 10:50 AM (PDT).