Bill Watts, the 2010-2011 president of Kiwanis Club of La Cañada, announced at his last meeting at the helm of the organization that it had donated more than $23,000 to various charities and organizations during his tenure. Watts also recognized the club’s many chairpersons and thanked them for their service.
The club’s donations include $2,250 to the Christmas Fund; $2300 for the Hope-4-Kids; $3,000 to the Literacy Program; $900 for Youth services; $1,000 to LCF Tournament of Roses; $4,000 to Descanso Gardens; $470 to Kiwanis International Foundation; $1,500 to the Eliminate Project; $1,000 to the LCF Community Center; $1,000 to the YMCA Prayer Breakfast; and $1,000 to the Young Leaders Scholarships. Additional donations included $2,000 to the school district for the S.T.A.R. Program; $1,000 to Aid Africa; $5000 to the Glendale Handicap Association for the Retarded; and $1,500 in miscellaneous other donations throughout the LCF community for a total of $21,460.00.