Each year offers two funding cycles for the Youth Opportunities Fund. In the first cycle of 2023-24, US$48,976 in YOF grants was awarded — helping Key Clubs complete high-impact service in their schools and communities. See the clubs and projects below! 

First cycle: December 2023 through Decemeber 31, 2024

Club Name  Project Name  District  Award 
Mary G. Montgomery High School   Gross Motor/Outdoor Play for Pre-K  Alabama  US$2,000  
Pell City High School   Enchanted Evening: Special Needs Prom 2024  Alabama  US$1,100  
Banning High School   Bronco Pantry  California-Nevada-Hawaii  US$800  
Desert Oasis High School   Care Kits for Kids   California-Nevada-Hawaii  US$250  
Piedmont Hills High School   Homeless Care Pac-KEY-Ges  California-Nevada-Hawaii  US$467  
Poway High School   YIN Care Packages  California-Nevada-Hawaii  US$250  
Whitney High School   Operation Christmas   California-Nevada-Hawaii  US$2,000  
Nepean High School   The Nepean Annual Spaghetti Dinner  Capital  US$900  
Combermere High School   Harmony Hampers Project: Spreading Joy Through Christmas Food Drive  Caribbean-Atlantic  US$1,250  
Saint John High School   Blessing Bags   Eastern Canada  US$1,200  
Coral Reef Senior High School   Pack It and Snack It  Florida  US$1,000  
Florida Southwestern Collegiate High School   Blessing Box  Florida  US$650  
Hagerty High School   Helping the Homeless Initiative   Florida  US$750  
Nova High School   BBBS Blanche Elementary Playground Beautification  Florida  US$1,800 
William H. Turner Technical Arts High School   Parking Lot Beautification and Safety Restoration  Florida  US$800  
Jackson County High School   Pen Pal Christmas Party  Georgia  US$1,200  
Kewanee High School   Life Skills Prom  Illinois-Eastern Iowa  US$1,000  
Pecatonica High School   Kids Around the World Meal Packing  Illinois-Eastern Iowa  US$2,000  
Calabar High School   Cooling the Bar  Jamaica  US$2,000 
Boyd County High School   “Key to Sweet Dreams” Bedtime Kits  Kentucky-Tennessee  US$2,000 
Northview Academy   SensoryScape  Kentucky-Tennessee  US$2,000  
Melvindale High School   Blankets from Mae  Michigan  US$2,000  
Sacred Heart Academy   Birthday Kits  Michigan  US$250  
Woodbury High School   Small Actions = Big Outcomes  Minnesota-Dakotas  US$250  
Lincoln East High School   Fleece Blanket Drive  Nebraska-Iowa  US$1,000  
Key Club of Kathmandu  ElevateEd: STEM in the Himalayas  Nepal  US$2,000  
Kennett High School   Eagles for Eagles: Keypin’ up with the Basics  New England and Bermuda  US$1,500  
Mystic Valley Regional Charter School   Mystic Valley Key Instructional Day for Kids (M.V. K.I.D.S.)  New England and Bermuda  US$700  
Sharon High School   Growing Together Garden  New England and Bermuda  US$397  
Al-Ghazaly JR/SR High School   Bundles of Care  New Jersey  US$500  
The Bronx High School of Science  Hygiene for Humanity  New York  US$822.06  
Brooklyn Tech High School   Winter Blossom: “Key” Palettes for Youth Artists  New York  US$1,400 
Fiorello LaGuardia High School   Packages 4 Preemies  New York  US$500  
Bay High School   Lifeline Meal Packing Project  Ohio  US$2,000  
Clackamas High School   Winter Blitz 2023  Pacific Northwest  US$1,300  
Hershey High School   Walk for Clean Water  Pennsylvania  US$1,500  
Fruita Monument High School   Fulfilling Needs with Seeds  Rocky Mountain  US$2,000  
Tempe Union High School   Suzy Foundation Walk  Southwest  US$750  
Cypress Creek High School   Rally With Lally (RWL)   Texas-Oklahoma  US$1,690  
Cypress Ranch High School   Winter Warmth Initiative   Texas-Oklahoma  US$500  
Garland High School   Helping Hygiene  Texas-Oklahoma  US$500  
Legacy High School   Baby Essentials, Essentially Free  Texas-Oklahoma  US$1,000  
Hmong American Peace Academy   AAPI (Asian American Pacific Islander) Community Day  Wisconsin-Upper Michigan  US$1,000  
  Total:    US$48,976.06  

Second cycle: March 2024 through April 30, 2025

Remember, the second funding cycle of 2023-24 is underway now. Key Clubs can submit YOF grant applications until March 1, 2024, for the second funding cycle, which runs from May 1, 2024, until April 30, 2025. 

Apply now!