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Hel l oCr abt as t i cCapi t alDi s t r i ct ! Ihopeeachandever yoneofyouhashadar el axi ngs ummerf ul lof f unands er vi ce.I t ’ st hatt i meoft heyearagai n,s ummerends ,s chool opens ,andKeyCl ubr et ur ns .Ast henew s choolyearbegi ns ,i ti s YOURt i met obui l dyourhomes ,s chool s ,&communi t i es .T hes enext f ew mont hsar egoi ngast heCapi t alDi s t r i cthasal otofevent st o s har ewi t hyous uchast heupcomi ngHal l oweenKeyL eaderi nWes t Ri ver ,Mar yl andandF al lRal l yi nKi ngsDomi ni on,Vi r gi ni a.Bes ur et hat yout akeever yoppor t uni t yt hatcomesyourwayandexpandt heKey Cl ubmember s hi pt onew i ncomi ngf r es hmanaswel lasr et ur ni ng s t udent s .Remembert hatyouhavet hepowert ot r ul ymaket hi swor l d abet t erpl ace.L as t l y,Iadvi s eyout obui l dt heKi wani sF ami l yRel at i ons .Ki wani si s100year sol dandKeyCl ubr ecent l yt ur ned90;now i s t het i met or eal l yes t abl i s hs t r ongr el at i ons hi psasaKi wani sF ami l y. I nvi t eKi wani anst oKeyCl ubmeet i ngsandpar t i ci pat ei nt heGover nor ’ sPr oj ectt oboos tal lr el at i ons .Iwi s hyoual lt hebes tt hi syearand cannotwai tt os eeal loft hef eat syouwi l lhavebyDi s t r i ctConvent i on!

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HiCapi t alDi s t r i ct !Al t houghs ummeri scomi ngt oacl os e,I al waysgets uperexci t edwhenanew s choolyears t ar t s ! T hi si st het i meoft heyeart or ecr ui tnew member s ,come upwi t hnew s er vi cespr oj ect s ,andr eal l ygeti nvol vedi n yourhomes ,s chool s ,andcommuni t i es .T hr oughoutt hi s yearIwantt ogetYOUenvol ved.Pl eas ef eelf r eet os end mear t i cl est hatcoul dappearr i ghther ei nt heCapi t alKey oranyques t i ons ,comment s ,orconcer nst o bi ancxx@gmai l . com.I ’ m al s oal waysher ei fyouhave ques t i onsonmaki ngnews l et t er s ,gr aphi cs t andar ds ,orany ot herques t i onsyoumi ghthave!Ihopeyouenj oyt hi s edi t i onoft heCapi t alKey! Your si nSer vi ce, Bi anca

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KeyCl ubber sf r om al l overt hewor l dj oi nedt oget hert o cel ebr at eKi wani s ’10t hAnni ver s ar ydur i ngI nt er nat i onal Convent i ont hi syeari nI di anapol i s ,I di ana.T hi sj oi nt convent i onwasf i l l edwi t hwor ks hops ,pr i vat econcer t s , andabas ebal l gamewi t ht heent i r eKi wani sf ami l y!I t wasdef i ni t el yat i mef i l l edwi t hcel ebr at i on,r ef l ect i on, andeducat i on.I twass ur el yaneventofal i f et i me! T her ewasal s oal ott ocel ebr at ef orCapi t al Di s t r i ct !Our ver yownDi s t r i ctAdmi ni s t r at or ,Mr .J oeS t ankus ,was awar dedt heKeyofHonor( t hehi ghes thonort obe awar dedt oanonKeyCl ubmember )andAnas t as i a S l epukhovaandHoj i nYoonr ecei vedDi s t i ngui s hedOf f i cerAwar dsandgotel ect edasKeyCl ubI nt er nat i onal T r us t ees !Weal s ohas2Di s t i ngui s hedDi amondCl ubs ( MeadeandS out hHampt on) ,8I mmedi at ePas tRober t F .L ucasOut s t andi ngL i eut enantGover nor s ,hadJ ames WoodHi ghS chool r ecei ve1s tpl acei nt heT r adi t i onal S cr apbookCont es t ,andhadL i am Kel l yandEmma S t onepar t i ci pat ei nt het al ents how.Wear es opr oudof t hes eCapi t al Cr abs !

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RECAP Hel l o!Mynamei sS ydneyHamr i ck;I ’ mt hePr es i dentofCent r evi l l e Hi ghS chool ’ sKeyCl ub,Di vi s i on2B.T hi syearf ort heI nt er nat i onal Convent i on,Iwentwi t hCapi t al t oI ndi anapol i s ,I ndi anat ocel ebr at e90year sofs er vi ceal ongs i deKi wani sandt her es toft he Kf ami l y.T hi swasmyf i r s tt i megoi ngt oI CONandIhads omuch f un!Wemetupi nCol l egePar k,i nMar yl and,anddr ove10hour st o ourhot el i nI ndi ana.Wes pentt henex tf ourdaysel ect i ngt henew I nt er nat i onal boar d,goi ngt owor ks hops ,at t endi ngKi wani ss es s i ons wher ewes aw andhear df r om avar i et yofper f or mer sandKf ami l y I nt er nat i onal Boar dmember s ,andmeet i ngl oadsofpeopl ef r om ourdi s t r i ctandot herpl acesar oundt hewor l d.Weal s owentt oa bas ebal l gamef ort heI ndi anaI ndi ans .T hewhol es t adi um was peopl ef r om Kf ami l yandt heys etof ff i r ewor ksatt heendaf t erwe won.Il ear neds omuchaboutKeyCl ubandhow we’ r ehel pi ng t hewor l dt hr oughT heEl i mi nat ePr oj ectandot herpr ogr amsl i ket he T hi r s tPr oj ectandNoKi dHungr y.F r om t al ki ngwi t hpeopl eand at t endi ngt hewor ks hops ,Igots omer eal l ygoodi deast hatI br oughtbackt omycl ubt hi ss ummer .Af t ert heconvent i onpar tof t het r i p,wedr ovet oCl evel and,Ohi ot ovi s i tt heRockandRol l Hal l ofF ame.T henex tday,wewentt oCedarPoi nti nS andus ky,Ohi o. Myconf i dences t ayedhi ghonal l t her i des ,andt hevi ew ofL ake Eer i ewasbeaut i f ul .Wes t ayedawakeal l ni ghtt al ki ngont hebus r i dehome.Wel l ,mos tofus .S avannah,t hegi r l s i t t i ngnex tt ome, wokeupever yf ew hour st ot el l ust ogot os l eep.Ihadt hebes t t i meatI CONands t i l l keepi nt ouchwi t ht hepeopl eImetf r om Capi t al .Idef i ni t el yencour ageever ybodyt ogonex tyear !

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Youmayhavehear daboutt heEl i mi nat ePr oj ectt hat KeyCl ubwor kswi t h,butweal s ohaveourpr ef er ed char i t i es ,Mar chofDi mes ,Chi l dr en’ sMi r acl eNet wor k, andUNI CEFt hatyoucangeti nvol vedwi t h!Whet heri t beget t i ngi nvol vedt houghf undr ai s er s ,wal ki ngf or Mar chofDi mes ,ors i mpl yeducat i ngot her soft hes e char i t i es ,anyt hi ngandever yt hi nghel ps !F eel f r eet o cont actCapi t al Di s t r i ctS er vi cePar t nerL i as onEmi l y Gr eenf ormor ei nf or mat i onorhow t ogeti nvol vedat emi l ygr een@comcas t . net

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Chi l dr en’ sMi r acl eNet wor k Manypeopl ehavehear dt hename“Chi l dr en’ sMi r acl eNet wor k” ,but how muchi nf or mat i ondoyouknow abouti t ?Chi l dr en’ sMi r acl eNet wor ki sanor gani z at i ont hatcont i nuous l ywor kst owar dr ai s i ngf unds andawar enes sf orl ocal chi l dr en’ shos pi t al s .T hef undst hatar er ai s ed f ort hes ehos pi t al shavegonet os uppor tr es ear chandt r ai ni ng,pur chas eequi pment ,andpayf oruncompens at edcar e,al l ai mi ngt o s aveandi mpr ovet hel i vesofasmanychi l dr enaspos s i bl e.Wantt o know how t ogeti nvol ved?Goonht t p: / / chi l dr ens mi r acl enet wor khos pi t al s . or gands eei ft her ei sapar t i ci pat i nghos pi t al i nyourar ea.T her e ar eapl et hor aofwaysyoucanr ai s ef undst odonat et oyourpar t i ci pat i ngl ocal chi l dr en’ shos pi t al ;f r om carwas hesandbakes al est o pl anni nga5Kr un,t heywi l l gl adl yacceptanyf undsyourcl ubsr ai s e.

UNI CEF S i nce1994,KeyCl ubI nt er nat i onal hasbeenpar t i ci pat i ngi nT r i ckor T r eatf orUNI CEF .Whatex act l yi sUNI CEF ?UNI CEFi st heonl yor gani z at i onoft heUni t edNat i onsdedi cat edex cl us i vel yt oas s i s ti nchi l dr en’ sneedst hr oughcommuni t ybas eds er vi cesi npr i mar yheal t h car e,bas i ceducat i on,ands af ewat erands ani t at i oni nmor et han 150devel opi ngcount r i es .Recent l yt heKF ami l yhasbeenpar t ner ed wi t hUNI CEFt oel i mi nat emat er nal andneonat al t et anust hr ought he El i mi nat ePr oj ect .Ourgoal wast or ai s e$110mi l l i onby2015,andas ofr ecent l y,wehaveachi evedr ai s i ng$100mi l l i on!Wear es ocl os e KeyCl ubber s ?Wantt ohel pusr eachourgoal ?Wonder i nghow you canhel p?Cont i nuer ai s i ngf undst hr oughT r i ckorT r eatf orUNI CEF , f undr ai s er syourcl ubscr eat e,andmuchmor e!T hepos s i bi l i t i esar e endl es sKeyCl ubber s !Remember ,$1. 80s avesamot herandal l of herf ut ur ebabi es .F ormor ei nf or mat i on,l ogont oht t p: / / s i t es . ki wani s . or g/ Ki wani s / en/ t heEL I MI NAT Epr oj ect / home. as px

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ub onCl i Akt Akt i onCl ubi st heonl ys er vi cecl ubf oradul t swi t hdi s abi l i t i esandhasmor e t han12, 000member swor l dwi de.T hi si st hef as t es tgr owi ngbr anchoft he Ki wani sf ami l yi nt hel as t4year s !Akt i onCl ubi sf oundedont hef ourcor e val uesofchar act erbui l di ng,l eader s hi p,i ncl us i venes s ,andcar i ng,whi ch hel pst oaccompl i s ht hemi s s i onof“ pr ovi di ngadul t sl i vi ngwi t hdi s abi l i t i esan oppor t uni t yt odevel opi ni t i at i ve,l eader s hi ps ki l l sandt os er vet hei rcommuni t i es . ” Geor geD.“ J ake”Swar t out ,19881989Gover norofKi wani sI nt er nat i onal ' s F l or i daDi s t r i ct ,or gani z edt hef i r s tAkt i onCl ubf oradul t swhol i vewi t hadi s abi l i t yi nPut nam Count y,F l or i da,i n1987.Akt i onCl ubbecameanof f i ci alSer vi ce L eader s hi pPr ogr am ofKi wani sI nt er nat i onalonOct ober1,2000.T oday,t her e ar ecl ubsi nCanada,Bar bados ,Mal ays i a,J amai ca,Bahamas ,Phi l i ppi nes , Aus t r al i a,andt heUni t edSt at es . AKi wani scl ubcanf or m anAkt i onCl ubbyenl i s t i ngi nt er es tf r om as uppor t i ngor gani z at i on.Exampl esofor gani z at i onsi nyourcommuni t ycoul d i ncl udet hel ocalARC,Eas t erSeal s ,Speci alOl ympi cs ,orCent er sf orI ndependentL i vi ng.Onceanagr eementi si npl ace,t heKi wani sCl ubi sencour aged t ounder wr i t echar t er i ngcos t sandpr ovi deaKi wani sadvi s ort ot hecl ub,j us t asyouwoul dwi t hanySL P.KeyCl ubsandCKIcl ubsof t engeti nvol vedwi t h Akt i onCl ub,pr ovi di ngexcel l entr ol emodel s .J oi nts pons or s hi p,wher emul t i pl ebr anchesoft heKi wani sF ami l ycomet oget hert ochar t eranAkt i onCl ub, i sawi nni ngcombi nat i on. Akt i onCl ubwi t hi nt heCapi t alDi s t r i cti squi ckl ygr owi ng,asmember s hi pi nt he Di s t r i cthasi ncr eas ed10% f r om l as tyear !T her ear ecur r ent l y314member si n 16cl ubs ,al lofwhi char es pr eadt hr oughoutt heDi s t r i ct . Wi t hi nt heCapi t alDi s t r i ct ,Akt i onCl ubmember ss t aybus ywi t hs er vi cepr oj ect ss uchasmaki ngar t sandcr af t swi t has s i s t edl i vi ngmember s ,col l ect i ng cannedgoodsf orl ocalf oodbanks ,as s embl i ngwel comebagsf ornewbor ns att hei rl ocalhos pi t al ,r i ngi ngt hebel lf ort heSal vat i onAr mydur i ngt hehol i days ,andmaki nghol i daycar dsf orl ocals eni orcent er s . Di dyouknow t hatKeyCl ubsar eabl et oas s i s ti nchar t er i nganAkt i onCl ub?I t i sat r emendousoppor t uni t yf oryourmember st owor kwi t hot her si nt hei rl ocal communi t y!I fyouar er eadyt omakeameani ngf ul ,l i f echangi ngi mpact , cos pons oranew Akt i onCl ubatal ocalagencyt hats uppor t sadul t swi t h

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o n s a h t n e m p o l e v e D “ y” t i l abi s di di s abi l i t i es .AKeyCl uborCKIcl ubcanr egi s t erwi t hKi wani sI nt er nat i onal asacos pons oral ongwi t ht hes pons or i ngKi wani scl ub.Bybei nga cos pons or ,t heKeyCl uborCKIcl ubes t abl i s hest her i ghtandr es pons i bl y t of ul f i l lt heobl i gat i onsofs pons or s hi p,al ongwi t ht heKi wani scl ub.T he j oi ntef f or tcanbeonei nwhi chever yonel ear nsf r om eachot heranda meani ngf ulr el at i ons hi pevol ves ,aswel lasi ti sawonder f ulwayt obr i ng t oget hert hevar i ousbr anchesofourKf ami l y. I fyouar ei nt er es t edi nl ear ni ngmor eabouts pons or i nganAkt i onCl ub, becomi ngi nvol vedasamemberoft heCapi t alDi s t r i ctAkt i onCl ubcommi t t ee,orhaveani deaofhow t of ur t hereducat eKi wani sandSL Pmember saboutt heval ueofhavi nganAkt i onCl ubi nyourcommuni t y,pl eas e f eelf r eet ocont actJ enni f erHi s cock( Capi t alDi s t r i ctAkt i onCl ubCommi t t eeChai r )athi s cockj enn@gmai l . com.

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KeyCl ubCoS pons orRus t i cPat hwayshas30year sof ex per i encel eadi ngex cept i onal i nt er nat i onal educat i onands er vi cepr ogr amsf ors t udent s .Wi t hover130 pr ogr amsi n20count r i es ,Rus t i cPat hwaysi st hegl obal l eaderi ni t sf i el d.Recogni z i ngours har edval ues , Rus t i cPat hwayshaspar t ner edwi t hKeyCl ubt opr ovi dei t smember swi t ht heoppor t uni t yt obr oadent hei r gl obal per s pect i vewhi l eper f or mi ngmeani ngf ul s er vi cepr oj ect si ncommuni t i esar oundt hewor l d.T hey haveal s opr ovi dedKeyCl ubI nt er nat i onal anabundantamountofr es our ces .

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