Sponsor: Ms. Mehta
All Members meet on Fridays in Room 2301 during the first half of lunch. Club Officers meet on Wednesdays during the first half of lunch in room 2301.
Description of Key Club:
The Key Club of Wheaton is a part of Key Club international.A worldwide organization comprised of High School students dedicated to volunteerism and community service. Key Club is sponsored by Kiwanis International. Kiwanis Clubs which is comprised of adults (men and women) have a similar objective; to better their community through volunteering and sponsorships. The Kiwanis Club of Wheaton-Silver Spring serves as our sponsor.
What Key Club is all about?
Key Club is all about service to their respectivecommunity. This is done in various ways; through school blood drives, car washes, walk-a-thons, UNICEF, etc.in orderto raise money for worthwhile causes. Members also wrap holiday gifts for a local after school kids program in a very needy neighborhood and also help distribute the gifts as well.
What is the goal of Key Club?
The goal of key club is to get students to "reach out" to others in the community that needs help. It creates leadership and forges lifelong friendships. Key Club is a perfect conduit to get students to start to see the "big picture" in the world around them. Key Club teaches students the concept of team work. It is not uncommon to see ashy 9th grader become a confident 12th grader with friends that he or she would not normally associate. Key Club is a positive and fun way to encourage students to get involved.
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