Where can you find a deserving young person to send to Key Leader? They are all around you. Just take a minute and connect with your community. Develop relationships with the following places to find youth who need to experience Kiwanis' life-changing Key Leader program.
- Boys and Girls Clubs' Youth of the Month winners.
- Community centers and after-school programs.
- Your place of business. Ask interns or young employees to recommend and emerging leader.
- Parent-teacher associations and booster clubs.
- Look to schools without Key Clubs. You may help inspire them to start a Key Club in the future.
- Recommendations from school counselors.
- School clubs, student government or sports teams.
- Religious youth groups.
- Home-school associations.
- Your very own neighborhood.
- Your own children/grandchildren
NEED MORE IDEAS?
- Search the internet. Entering terms such as "youth organizations," "youth programs," or "community centers" followed by your city or state will give you a good idea of what is in your area. In most cases, this will also give you information about how to contact the organization.
- Find a youth commission in your city or county. Many of these organizations have extensive listings of local youth programs.
Once you have connected with a student to send to Key Leader, get them registered!