Sertoma exists for the high and noble purpose of SERvice TO MAnkind by communication of thoughts, ideas, and concepts to accelerate human progress in health, education, freedom, and democracy. Based in Kansas City, Missouri, the organization was found on April 11, 1912. Over the years, individual members have brought forward their talents and joined the collective experience of thoughts to chart a unique course of action for community service.
Women’s Sertoma Club of Venice was founded 1988 and our main event is the Sun Fiesta which the Women’s Sertoma has sponsored and organized since 1994. The first official Sun Fiesta was in October 1973. It was originated to provide the community its last chance to get together before the ‘snow birds’ started migrating in November. It has remained one of the most beloved events of the year for the citizens of Venice. The celebration includes arts & crafts, food, music, dancing, and so much more.