Cal-Nev-Ha Division 33 Home Page

KI Logo District Logo 2014-15 Div. 33 Lt. Gov. Greg Mudge & FL Marlene 1973-74 Lt. Gov. Wendall Kinney (Kern) wrote Hail Kiwanis 2003-04 Cal-Nev-Ha KIWIN'S Dist. Adm. John & Gov. Vanessa

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

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This page contains links to information and resources relevant to the Division 33 of Cal-Nev-Ha District of Kiwanis International.


Cal-Nev-Ha Division 33 was formed in 1962 from part of Division 18.

On October 8, 2015, Div. 33 Lt. Governors Retirement & Installation Dinner will be held at Petrleum Club, 450 Petroleum Club Road, Taft. Social starts @ 5:30 p.m. & Dinner @ 6:30 p.m. ($33 per person). Attire will be Casual or Western Wear. RSVP by October 1st to Adele Ward at or 661-623-1085. Flyer (Left)

On April 23, 2015, eleven 2014-15 Distinguished Service Awards were presented by CNH Dist. Gov. Alan Guire to the following: Delano - Jim Koontz; Kern - 3-2-1 Betty Kittredge; Oildale - Bob Klinoff; Rosedale - Richard Becky; Shafter - Sherry Belluomini & Jessica Smith; South Bakersfield - PLG Tom Johnson & SHS Teacher Teri Madewell; Taft - IPP Sheri Black; Tehachapi - Dr. Marian Stephens; and Westchester - IPP Dan Mello. DSA present in Bold

1973-74 Div. 33 Lt. Gov. Wendall Kinney (Kern) is honored for writing the word and music of the official published "Hail Kiwanis" song. (Middle) Word and Music

PSDLG John Stephenson (Kern) is the 1st recipient of the "Stephenson Award of Excellence - Dedicated to all those who serve KIWIN'S with their hearts", and 2003-04 KIWIN'S Governor Vanessa Porter presented retiring District Administrator John with this award at the 28th District Convention in the Irvine Marriott Hotel on April 17, 2004. (Right) At the 87th Kiwanis Cal-Nev-Ha District Convention in Reno, NV on August 24, 2007, John was presented the Bert Shoemaker Award by Chair Paul Formosa. On May 18, 2008, Vanessa Porter graduated from Boston University with a B.A. in Biology plus a Specialization in Ecology and Conservation Biology. She received the coveted Scarlet Key Award which is the highest honor a student can receive. On July 7, 2010, she completed 2 years in Honduras serving the Peace Corps. She wrote "The guidance you've given me has truly shaped who I am today." I hope others would have many "Kiwanis moments" that I have had with the Service Leadership Program (SLP).

Division 33 Links:

100 Years of Kiwanis
Cal-Nev-Ha Magazine
Division 33 Links to Club Home Pages
Division 33 Bulletin & Photos
Division 33 Calendar
Division 33 Background
Division 33 WSP2-MNT News
Division 33 2014-15 Lt. Governor's Page
Division 33 WSP1-IDD History
Division 33 Bloodmobile History
Division 33 - 1999 District Convention & Committees

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