Santa Maria
Serving the Children of the World
Club News
Here is all the news for the club.

In Memorium of Past President Jack Pellerin - 01/13/2017
news image

Jack D. Pellerin, widely known as Santa Claus in Northern Santa Barbara County, passed away Thursday, December 29. He was 87 years old. Jack was born April 23, 1929 in Los Angeles. He is a direct descendent of Juan Bautista de Anza, the early California explorer.

Jack moved with his family from Southern California to the Santa Ynez Valley in 1976. He worked as a banker and business financer for more than

50 years. Jack served on a number of local organizations including: the Santa Barbara County Taxpayer's Association; the Committee to Improve North County; Chambers of Commerce in Lawndale and Santa Ynez; Santa Maria Kiwanis Club; Santa Maria Elks Lodge #1538; Lompoc Hospital Foundation,...