• El Toro Key Club

    Division 41 South

  • District Convention 2015

    OUR MISSION

    "I pledge, on my honor, to uphold the Objects of Key Club International; to build my home, school and community; to serve my nation and God; and combat all forces which tend to undermine these institutions."

  • MEMBERSHIP APPLICATIONS

    Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Please download and submit the following packet at our Wednesday meetings!

  • ELECTIONS

    Do YOU want to join the board?

    • Elections will be February 15th
    • 2 minute speech + caucus session 
    • Registered members are allowed to vote
    • 51% of registered members have to be present for elections to take place, so please be there!

    POSITIONS:

    President
    Vice President
    Secretary
    Treasurer
    Service Commissioner (x2)
    Historian
    Kiwanis Chair
    Spirit Chair
    Fundraising Chair
    Rose Floats Chair
    DCON Chair
     
    Please email angelacarinne1@gmail.com if you are interested in running for a position

  • SERVICE PROJECTS

    Sign up at our Wednesday meetings in the MPR or email ethskcsc1@gmail.com or ethskcsc2@gmail.com.

    February DCM

    When: Friday, February 24

    Where: Laguna Hills HS ASB Room

    Time: 6-9 PM

    A Division Council Meeting is an event where clubs from schools in Saddleback Unified School District, Capistrano Unified School District, and many more come together to discuss our club's past events.

     

    We will be having a potluck social and movie night after the DCM, so be sure to bring friends! Free snacks include cotton candy, freshly made popcorn, kettle corn, Capri-Sun, and candy bars.

    UCI Circle K Key to College

    When: Sunday, February 26

    Where: University of California, Irvine (UCI)

    Time: 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM

    Key to College is a fun day where members of UCI Circle K host a variety of activities and workshops to help prepare you all for all things college related. They will cover things from the application process to personal management to campus life to even cultural diversity!

     

    This is a great opportunity to meet new people and learn some of the many things the Circle K members have learned since coming to college. Lunch will be provided!

    Incredible Edible Farm Harvesting

    When: Saturday, March 4

    Where: Second Harvest Food Bank

    Time: 1-3:30 PM

    The Incredible Edible Farm is an urban farm where individual and group volunteers help plant and harvest fresh produce.

     

    All fresh produce from the Incredible Edible Farm is then donated and distributed to food insecure people in Orange County. While working at the IEF, volunteers learn about hunger in our community and are able to directly contribute to our efforts to feed those in need.

     

    Directions to Incredible Edible Farm

    IHOP National Pancake Day Fundraiser

    When: Tuesday, March 7

    Where: IHOP (23592 Rockfield Blvd, Lake Forest, CA 92630)

    Time: 3-7 PM

    IHOP restaurants began National Pancake Day in 2006. Since that day, they have raised $20 million for charities. On National Pancake Day, people enjoy free pancakes for a donation to children battling critical illnesses.

     

    We will be volunteering to serve pancakes at IHOP Lake Forest.

    Key Club District Convention (DCON)

    When: April 7-9

    Where: Anaheim Convention Center

    Cost: $215

    Each district conducts a convention in the spring for the Key Clubs within their region. At District Convention, district officers are elected, club officers are trained, and individual clubs are awarded for their dedication to service with food, Governor's Ball, and much more!

     

    Need more info? DCON WEBSITE.

    Bunny Blast

    When: Saturday, April 8

    Where: El Toro Park (Los Alisos/Muirlands)

    Time: 11 AM - 3 PM

    Bunny Blast is a fun-filled, family event with dozens of activities and a Mardi Gras parade. We will be helping with the crafts, game booths, petting zoo, and pony rides among other activities. A shirt and a Chick-fil-A meal will be provided for all volunteers.

     

    Be sure to wear long pants, closed toe shoes, and sunscreen!

    Earth Day Planting

    When: Saturday, April 22

    Where: Serena Park

    Time: TBA

    This will be a joint service event with Kiwanis of Lake Forest to plant trees on Earth Day at Serena Park.

    Rancho Day Fiesta

    When: Saturday, May 6

    Where: Heritage Hill Historical Park

    Time: 11 AM - 3 PM

    Rancho Day Fiesta is a cultural event that celebrates OC's Mexican Ranchos and Native American tribes. The event has music, dance, crafts, and other hands-on demonstrations. As volunteers, we will be helping with early California ranching hands-on activities, candle dipping, and Rancho-era crafts for children.

     

    Be sure to wear long pants, closed toe shoes, and sunscreen!

    Aliso Creek Clean Up

    When: Saturday, May 13

    Where: Aliso Creek, Lake Forest

    Time: 9-11:30 AM

    Help fight the battle against litter and debris! Join other Lake Forest residents, community groups and City staff in removing litter from a portion of the Aliso Creek. Gloves, trash bags, reacher sticks, volunteer shirt, snacks and beverages will be supplied.

     

    Please wear appropriate footwear, sunscreen, and a hat!

    4th of July Pancake Breakfast

    When: Tuesday, July 4

    Where: El Toro High School (Gym Side)

    Time: 7-10 AM

    We will be serving pancake breakfasts at the 25th Annual 4th of July Parade to fundraise for our Kiwanis program.

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    Receive Club Meeting and Event Updates.

    TEXT @etkc2 TO 81010

  • OFFICERS

    Servicing our community, one event at a time.

    Angela Rivero

    President

    Hey Key Clubbers! It is an honor to be your president for the 2016-2017 term. I aspire to bring our club to our full potential, and maximize the experience of each and every member. Go lions!

    angelacarinne1@gmail.com

    Christine Nguyen

    Vice President

    Hello Key Clubbers! I'm excited to serve you as your next Vice President and Division Tech Editor for the 2016-2017 term. I look forward to making Key Club one of El Toro's top service clubs again.

    my.christine.nguyen@gmail.com

    Austin Harvard

    Secretary

    Hey Key Club Lions! I'm excited to serve as this year's secretary. I can't wait to see what this upcoming year will hold for El Toro Key Club.

    ethskcsec@gmail.com

    Michelle Nguyen

    Treasurer

    Hello everyone! I'm so grateful to have the opportunity to serve as your treasurer this term. I'm definitely looking forward to the upcoming year and planning to make it one to remember. :)

    ethskctreas@gmail.com

    Ryan Dunn

    Spirit Chair

    Hey guys! I'm thankful to be your key club spirit chair! I hope to bring you enthusiasm and encouragement to help our community!

    wakerider@cox.net

    Dylan Chao

    Kiwanis Family Chair

    Hello Key Clubbers! I'm excited to serve as your Kiwanis Family Chair and Division Secretary for the 2016-2017 term. I hope to make our club a positive addition to the community and to get as many members involved as possible!

    ethskckfr@gmail.com

  • FAQ

    Email angelacarinne1@gmail.com for more questions.

    What is Key Club?

    Key Club is the oldest, largest, and most successful non-profit student-led organization for high school students. We teach and spread our core values through community service: caring, character-building, inclusiveness, and leadership. Members of Key Club, a part of the community-service based Kiwanis International Family, develop themselves into young leaders as they positively impact their schools and communities.

     

    KEY CLUB INTERNATIONAL WEBSITE

    What should I bring to an event?

    You should always try to bring a medical waiver form issued by a service commissioner or the one linked below:

     

    MEDICAL WAIVER FORM

    What should I wear to an event?

    For your own safety, try to wear long pants and closed-toe shoes. Represent our club by wearing our Key Club t-shirts or the provided t-shirts at the service event!

    What is a Division Council Meeting? (DCM)

    A Division Council Meeting is an event where clubs from our 10 schools in Saddleback Unified School District, Capistrano Unified School District, and many more come together to discuss our club's past events. We also have fun socials and service projects to do during DCMs.

     

    Check out our website! DIVISION WEBSITE.

    What is the Cali-Nev-Ha (CNH) District?

    The CNH District is the group of all Key Clubs located in California, Nevada, and Hawaii. We only meet with our entire district at DCON, but you can stay connected by following its social media accounts!

    Instagram: instagram.com/cnh_keyclub

    Twitter: twitter.com/CNHKeyClub

    Facebook: facebook.com/calinevhakeyclub

    Pinterest: pinterest.com/cnhkeyclub

    Tumblr: cnhkeyclub.tumblr.com

    YouTube: CNH Key Club

    What is District Convention? (DCON)

    DCON is a fun 3-day event where you hang out with fellow Key Club members from the CNH District and are provided workshops to help your club. Highlights often include staying overnight with friends, Governor's Ball, and the installation of the District Executive Team! Come out to this awesome event in 2017 in Anaheim.

     

    Source: DCON WEBSITE.