Membership in Civitan is open to any man or woman
without regard to race, creed or color, who is at least 18 years old, or a
high school graduate and of good character. Every Civitan
should understand and appreciate the mission of Civitan
International and strive to promote the three principle goals of fellowship
with one another, knowledge about the community at large, and service to
our fellow man through our club's actions and donations.
At our club meetings, we hear from community, business and government
leaders who provide informative and entertaining programs on the issues
that affect us and our families the most.
We are dedicated to improving our communities through community service. On
the international level, Civitan focuses on
helping people with developmental disabilities. Civitan
funds the Civitan International Research Center,
a research and treatment facility for developmental disabilities and
On the local level, we are involved in a variety of fund-raising and
service projects. Chesapeake District Civitan
Clubs realize the importance of offering members opportunities for personal
and professional development, as well as the opportunity to meet new
friends and develop long-lasting relationships with people who share
Cost -- Initiation Fees and Dues:
It costs very little to join a Civitan Club. Each
person must pay a one-time initiation fee to Civitan
International. (Varies by club)
Club treasurer bills members for dues monthly. These dues are based upon
what the club board of directors and members have agreed upon.
Click here for an
application form. Welcome to Civitan!!