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  • The world is better because of you



    Volunteering for a couple of hours at the animal shelter each month or making cards for troops overseas may hardly feel like you’re making an impact on the world, but you truly are. Because of that dedication, here is our letter to you:


    Dear incredibly awesome Key Club member,

    We ...

  • 12 incredible images that will inspire you to travel

    Thinking about volunteering abroad this summer? You’ve probably heard how taking a service learning trip will allow you to give back to a community in need, expand your horizons and develop key leadership skills. But what about all those incredible landscapes and cool creatures you’ll see along the way? These ...

  • Eliminate Week: Are you ready?


    Eliminate Week—an especially fun and easy way to support The Eliminate Project before Mother’s Day—is just around the corner! From May 4–8, raise awareness and funds to help end maternal and neonatal tetanus around the world. Use this Eliminate Week graphic on your school’s website or social media page ...

  • Stressed about finals?

    The end of the year can be a really stressful time, with finals on the horizon and all those pesky last-minute projects you need to finish. Here are six easy ways you can de-stress as you finish out the year strong.

    1. Get organized.

    Before you start working on your ...

  • Follow the leader


    Imagine you’re sitting in your school’s auditorium for a school-wide rally. The rally’s main speaker poses a question: “Do you believe you’re a leader?” If your answer is “yes,” the speaker says, “Raise your hand.”

    What would you do? Raise your hand immediately? Look around to see if your friends ...

  • Advisors: Training new officers


    As the end of the school year approaches, now is a great time to focus on training the club’s incoming officers. With the new officer guides in the spring mailing, your club has a great resource to help prepare your officers for leadership.

    The guides expose students to some of ...

  • 9 signs you might be suffering from “Post-DCON Syndrome”


    For those of you lucky enough to go to a district convention this year, you know all too well that “Post-DCON Syndrome” (otherwise known as PDS) is real. Here are 8 signs you might be suffering from PDS:


    1. You feel like part of your identity is missing.


    2. When ...

  • Twenty dollars


    A well-known speaker started off his seminar by holding up a US$20 bill. In the room of 200, he asked, “Who would like this $20 bill?”

    Hands started going up. He said, “I am going to give this $20 to one of you, but first, let me do this.”

    He ...

  • Advisors: How to use the officer guides


    The Key Club advisor guide includes essential elements to support an advisor’s work with a Key Club. In the same spirit, Key Club International has produced a series of guides for the officers of Key Club. These guides are meant to encourage each student’s success during the next school year....

  • Twitter chat: Student health volunteers

    April 21 from 1 to 2 p.m. EST, @KeyClub will participate in a Twitter chat hosted by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The topic of the chat will be volunteering to support emergency preparedness, response and ...

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