The mission of the Idaho Falls Civitan Club is to build good citizenship by dedicating our time to serving individual and community needs with an emphasis on helping people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
This organization is made up of people from all walks of life. We are always looking for individuals who are interested in helping their local community. Membership options are affordable...we have opportunities to serve for everyone!
Civitan Club of Idaho Falls meets every Thursday at 12 p.m. at The Westbank in Idaho Falls. Guests are invited to come for their first time for FREE!
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Our club is well-known for its projects including Alive After 5, Pub Golf Tournament, Civitan Park, and more!
The Civitan logo has significant symbolic points, the gold color represents purity of highly refined metal, blue is regal and the "C" around the globe is representative of Civitan around the world. The 12 highlights around the emblem represent the 12 point of the Creed.
The Meaning of the Word Civitan
Civitan is a coined word that comes from the Latin word Civitas, which means citizenship.
The Civitan Creed
I AM CIVITAN: as old as life, as young as the rainbow, endless as time.
MY HANDS do the work of the world and reach out in service to others.
MY EARS hear the cry of children and the call throughout the world for peace, guidance, progress, and unity.
MY EYES search for others to join in the fellowship and service of Civitan.
MY MOUTH utters the call to daily duty and speaks prayers in every tounge.
MY MIND teaches me respect for law and the flag of my country.
MY HEART beats for every friend, bleeds for every injury to humanity, and throbs with joy at every triumph of truth.
MY SOUL knows no fear but its own unworthiness.
MY HOPE is for a better world through Civitan.
MY MOTTO: buildings of good citizenship.
MY BELIEF: do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
MY PLEDGE: to practice the Golden Rule and to build upon it a better and nobler citizenship.