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The Official Bulletin Publication of the Caribbean District of Circle K International

October 2019

VOLUME 02 | ISSUE 03 IN THIS ISSUE

CKI Week 2019

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Photo courtesy of: Sir Arthur Lewis Community College

TABLE OF

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District Goals Upcoming Events

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Governor’s Message Editor’s Message

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Greetings from Intl. President Billy Greetings for Intl. Trustee María CKI Week

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Service Preffered Charities

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LEVEL UP WITH CKI Dues Payment

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Improvement ICC Day 2019

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Crystal Division Project C’ribbean Xpressions Cribbie’s Shout Outs

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What is DLFC? The CKI Way

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Meet the District Board Upcoming Events Contd.


district goals

Every year at the beginning of the new CKI year, the newly appointed board publishes the goals for the district. The timeline to complete these goals run from April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020 for this CKI year.

28,000

635

400

Service hours

Total Members

Interclubbing Points

200

100

70

Kiwanis Family relation points

DLFC Attendees

5

4

Clubs Reactivated or Rechartered

DCON Attendees

ICON Attendees

upcoming events

The Caribbean District has quite a number of events planned for the CKI year. For now, the only dates set in stone are for our major events. Other dates for other events will be published in the upcoming bulletins.

OCT

The beginning of CKI week. (Starts October 14, 2019 and ends October 19, 2019)

OCT

“Find Your Family” Mass Meeting Location: UWI Mona, Room C5, Faculty of Science & Technology

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NOV

District Leadership Fall Convention (Starts November 8, 2019 and ends November 10, 2019)

MAR

District Convention (Starts March 13, 2020 and ends March 15, 2020)

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Caribbean District Fish Fry Fundraiser

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Message from District Governor

Carean Clarke Greetings my fellow Circle Kers and prospective members, I hope all is well with you and that you have been enjoying your Circle K 20192020 journey thus far. As I sit here writing you this greeting, I am also reflecting on my CKI journey, when it began, why I joined and how much being a member has impacted my life. I can honestly say, I have grown both personally and professionally, I have discovered tremendous happiness, and I learned the true meaning of kindness. I don’t live for gratitude, but I have heard thank you so many times and each time I hear it, something propels me to do more and be more, not for myself but for others. As we come to the end of the second quarter of the CKI year, I ask that you reflect on your journey in the organization thus far. How have you been giving of yourself in service, how are you developing your leadership qualities and how much do you fellowship with others? Being a member of Circle K International is more than just being a member of an organization, it is about making a difference in the world and “Level Up” your life. Over the years we have been doing exceptionally well as a district. Our members are usually driven by their undeniable passion for service, the opportunities to network and their desire to develop themselves and others. This year is seemingly no different. During the summer break a number of clubs and their members were using technology to their advantage by hosting joint meetings online, in an effort to maintain

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the Circle K Caribbean District. I have also seen clubs supporting the K family in service projects, fundraisers and other social events. Climate change is a serious issue across the world at this time and I was very happy to see CircleKers from all across the district going out in their numbers to help clean their beaches on International Coastal Cleanup Day. Kudos to you all. Circle K week is slowly approaching and I hope you are all excited. This is a week when we illuminate the world with all our awesomeness. It is also the time when we highlight our preferred charities. Collectively, more than 3000 college students will participate, there will be a series of activities that clubs should get excited about. This year CKI week is scheduled for October 1419, 2019. Please don’t miss out on the fun. Shout out to our International Trustee Maria Landron who as been keeping us up to date and being a strong support. The Caribbean District of Circle K International appreciates you. I will leave you with this quote by Robert Ingersoll “we rise by lifting others up.” All the best in your third quarter. Yours in Service, Carean Clarke 2019-2020 CKI Caribbean District Governor


Editor’s Message Greetings Caribbean District! We meet again! By the time this bulletin is published we would have already started the third quarter of the CKI year. Time really won’t ease up won’t it? The past couple of months have been going good but we need to start picking up on those service hours; remember we have a huge goal to meet. CKI week is upon us (October 14 - 19) and I can’t wait to see what you all have planned! Given that this year’s challenges are somewhat social media based, I’m really excited to see all the exciting videos and images you have to share with the rest of the district and the world. The Caribbean District will be coming together on the Thursday of that week for Mass Meeting. If you attended last year, you know how fun it can get! I’m looking forward to seeing most of you there! Circle K aside, I know mid-terms are approaching, if they haven’t already started as yet. I want to wish you all the best during your exam period. As soon as you finish reading this bulletin, stop procrastinating and go study!

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CONTRIBUTING WRITERS Nysa Pierre Justinne Soman Nickolye Soman Anishaka Stewart Tyrik Gayle Kevaughn Myrie Renard Anderson Brenesa Allen

SPEACIAL THANKS TO Shamar Mason

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Message from International President Billy Hackett HELLO lovely humans of the Caribbean District! I am Billy, the International President of CKI! Throughout my time as a member of this organization, I have created countless memories; one of the most special has been joining many of YOU in Jamaica for DLFC 2018, and I cannot wait to return and Plug In very soon for DLFC 2019! I can’t wait for our new members to join the Jellyfish squad! As we approach what will be one of the biggest events of the year for a CKI member in the Caribbean District, I hope that you take time to reflect on the adventures that you have partaken in as a member of CKI. I also hope that you reflect on how you will contribute to bringing more good to this world through CKI! CKI Week (October 14-19) is also approaching rapidly, and that is the perfect time to celebrate your identity as a CKI member and to attract new members to join our family! I can’t wait to see how you all plug in, and overall I am just so excited for everything that lies ahead for CKI in this 2019-2020 year! I am beyond grateful to have each of you as valuable members of our family. If there is ever anything that you need or if there are ways I can support you, please do not hesitate to reach out at bhackett.cki@gmail.com– I am here for YOU! Yours in loving service, Billy

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Message from International Trustee María Landron These past few months have been truly the best (and busiest of my entire life). When I first joined Circle K International (CKI) in the fall of 2017 as a charter president, I would have never believed that I would end up serving on our family’s International Board. Every CKI story is different and I cannot wait to hear yours. During my term I would like to remind you that your impact in the lives of people through CKI, whether it is those you serve or the ones you serve with. That impact also carries out towards the future. The work you do this year in your clubs will be a foundation for the future CKI members in your club. One of the best ways to set these foundations is by celebrating CKI Week 2019. The best week of the year takes place October 14-19th. This is an amazing opportunity to promote CKI among your campus and share your CKI story. If you ever need anything please feel free to reach out to me. I would love to talk to you about anything from the international board to ice breakers to my favorite TV shows (I currently love Parks and Rec). So don’t forget, I am always here for you! In this together, Maria Alejandra Landron maria@floridacirclek.org 561-313-2584 Instagram: @rocapakt

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CKI WEEK 2019

October 14 -19

Every year we look forward to CKI Week because of the extra festivities clubs from around here and the rest of the world partake in! CKI Week’s main aim is to showcase the impact of its members around the world, and to provide prospects with similar opportunities to shine. Below are the social media prompts for this year’s CKI Week. Use the hashtag #ChooseCKI and tag @Circlekintl and/or @Ckicaribbean this week for a chance to be featured!

SOCIAL MEDIA CHALLENGE: Wear CKI merchandise (shirts, buttons, stickers, etc.) and post a photo to showcase your pride.

SOCIAL MEDIA CHALLENGE: Share your personal CKI Story and tag another member to do the same.

SOCIAL MEDIA CHALLENGE: Post about the people who mentored you during your CKI journey.

SOCIAL MEDIA CHALLENGE: Share your favorite CKI fellowship event/ overall memory on social media.

SOCIAL MEDIA CHALLENGE: Make a post about a cause that is very dear to your heart.

SOCIAL MEDIA CHALLENGE: Share a photo from the event(s) you host/attend on this final day of CKI Week.

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TIPS for CKI Week October 14 -19

If you feel that the CKI Week social media prompts aren’t enough and you and your club would like to do more for CKI week, here are some additional tips to help you out for the week. Each tip below is guaranteed to make your CKI more engaging should you plan and execute properly!

DAY 1: CHOOSECKI

1. Wear CKI branded Merchandise 2. Share flyers, gather on campus and give out your CKI Swag. Help others to Level Up! 3. Have CKI merchandise Giveaways 4. Talk to persons on Campus about CKI.

DAY 2: WHY CKI

1. Time to tell your CKI story. Join the District Board and Special Guest, live on Instagram. We will be telling our CKI story and you will also be given the opportunity to call in on the live and share your CKI story. Be sure to invite your prospective members. 2. If you are hosting a club meeting on this day, challenge each member to accept the 5 for 5 challenge, by inviting 5 non-members to meeting or the service project you have day 6. 3. Set a session in your meeting to train your members how to frame CKI and share their story.

DAY 3: LOVE TO LEAD

1. Allow members that are not on the board to lead in any way possible in an effort to develop their leadership skills. For example, send the district the names of two persons, who could volunteer at Mass meeting. Ask members for inputs regarding your club’s upcoming activities and events. Invite members to Lead service project. 2. Discuss the different levels of leadership and the Kiwanis network. 3. Inspire members to step up in CKI.

DAY 4: FIND YOUR FAMILY All your K-family will be at the Caribbean District’s Mass Meeting. Date: October 17, 2019 Venue: UWI MONA Campus Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Registration: $200:00 It will be about FAMILY, FUN, FOOD and FELLOWSHIP.

DAY 5: STRIVE TO SERVE

Revisit your service project plans, to ensure they are sustainable. Look at: 1. What is an issue facing my community? 2. What is the root of the issue? 3. How can that be addressed? 4. How does my club feel about this? 5. Who can we parter with within my community? 6. Is funding necessary? DO THIS AS A TEAM

DAY 6: CIRCLE K YOUR WAY

This is Circle K Day of Service. Plan a Service Project and invite all your members and prospective members. Then celebrate the CKI way. Circle Kers across the world will be serving on this day.

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Service

Contributed by Nysa Pierre, member of Sir Arthur Lewis Community College CKI Club, St. Lucia Sometimes volunteering means going into social situations that we are not familiar or comfortable with, dealing with irreparably damaged people, with injustices that are impossible to fix, or embedded family issues that we can only bear witness to. Voluntary work is not always easy, as not only are we not gaining anything financially but sometimes we are overworked and emotionally overtaxed by the causes that we serve. At those times and in those situations, though, can we really show ourselves and others how compassionate mankind can be. ‘Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart.’ - Elizabeth Andrew Sometimes we may feel underappreciated or like giving up in the face of our challenges. Desire, however, should be the foundation of our service. Our focus should not be on whether people remember us because our legacy is not about us. It is about what we could do to help others. We should be eager to stretch ourselves even beyond capacity to assist our brothers and sisters that are in need. ‘No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.’ - Aesop And the beautiful thing about being kind and giving to the less fortunate is that a cycle of kindness can begin. One seemingly minute act of generosity can be multiplied across a community, a nation and even the world. If we all realized that we rise by lifting others, the world would surely be a better place.

One seemingly minute act of generosity can be multiplied across a community, a nation and even the world.


Preferred Charities Contributed by IPDLG Justinne Soman

Every day 1 in 8 babies born in the U.S. arrive too soon. Circle K members help by raising funds annually for March of Dimes programs to help prevent prematurity. The March of Dimes currently focuses on raising awareness of prematurity and reducing the rate of premature births. CKI members collect money to support the March of Dimes and participate in the annual March for Babies, which usually happens in late April. Learn more at March of Dimes The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) works in more than 190 countries and territories to put children first. Circle K has partnered with UNICEF USA on a variety of issues, including salt iodization efforts to eliminate iodine deficiency disorders, providing oral rehydration salts to help children with diarrhoea, and vaccinating women to eliminate maternal and neonatal tetanus. Currently, CKI members are supporting UNICEF’s water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) programs in Haiti. Better World Books is an online reseller of used books. Every time you purchase a book from BetterWorldBooks.com, a book is donated to someone in need. Operating as a social enterprise, Better World Books rewards non-profit partners for books collected through books drives. Visit the Better World Books Book Drive Resource Centre to SIGN UP and learn how to run a super-successful book drive on your campus!

STUFH is a U.S. National non-profit organization that stands for Students Team Up To Fight Hunger. Their purpose is to put food in the mouths of those who need it most. Their mission is to increase the gathering of food at college campuses throughout the country, which will link the hearts and souls of college students with their less fortunate hungry neighbours.

The St. Baldrick’s Foundation is a volunteer-powered charity committed to funding the most promising research to find cures for childhood cancers and give survivors long, healthy lives. They take great care of the funds raised by their generous volunteers and supporters to direct every possible dollar to carefully selected research grants. Whether it’s through their signature headshaving events, partnerships or advocacy initiatives, their primary focus is to have the greatest impact for kids with cancer around the world

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LEVEL UP with CKI!

A lot happens to you when you join a Circle K International club. One thing that happens, you gets to fellowship with people from all over, forming enduring friendships. Another thing, you get to give service, helping to build better communities, changing lives. Additionally, it provides you with many opportunities to develop your leadership abilities. You become a better version of yourself; you level up. It only made sense that we used that as our main theme for this year’s recruitment drive.

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Dues Payment Contributed by Nickolye Soman, District Treasurer Have you ever wondered why you and your club pay International and District Dues? Have you ever wondered what they are used for? Circle K International is a non-profit service organization. What this means is that most of CKI’s funding comes from its members. Of course you don’t just throw your money into the organization; CKI conducts thousands of service projects and host hundreds of events annually. All of this is possible because clubs and their members pay International and District Dues. But that’s not the only reason for paying dues.

Paying your District Dues comes with numerous benefits! You become eligible to apply for Circle K International scholarships, honours and awards, you gain the opportunity to run for Club, District and International office and you get access to a CKI handbook, a CKI pin and your very own CKI ID Card! These are just a few benefits from a long list. In order for a member to gain full benefits from paying their District Dues, their club must be in good standings with Circle K International. What this means is that your club must pay their International Dues! The benefits for paying International

Dues ties hand in hand with District Dues. A club that fails to pay their International Dues before the deadline will be marked as suspended by Circle K International. Have you ever wondered what would happen to a District Officer if their club fails to pay International Dues? It’s quite a simple yet harsh outcome; they will become void and then dropped from the District Board. But why do you care right? Well, if that happens to a District Officer, imagine what will happen to the other members of the club. With that said... PAY YOUR DUES

Don’t be that guy.

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Improvement Contributed by IPG Anishaka Stewart

Hey there! Yes you! Do you need want to learn ways to make your club meeting interesting and fun? The next step after your amazing recruitment drive is to find ways in keeping those hundreds of students who want to level up with your club. Here are a few tips:

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Did you know that food is a great attention grabber?

Think about! We collect dues from our members every me eting, though sometimes it isn’t much we can still give back to them by treating them to pizza or sandwiches or ice cream, whatever it is that you can afford to show appreciation.

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Did you know that visuals aid in learning?

If you decide to have an informative meeting then at least have a powerpoint presentation or some graphical representation of what you’re presenting on rather than just reading off a piece of paper and then asking some questions. To make your meeting more interesting, you could even have a guest speaker so that members are able to see a fresh face presenting.

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Do you know what icebreakers are?

Then make use of them! Club meetings should not feel like another class and though some persons do not like icebreakers, it is a great opportunity to get your members to interact as well as for you as the board to get to know them.

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Did you know that prizes entice people?

Yes they really do. You can do simple things like buying a cake to congratulate prospects for attending three consecutive meetings or taping small tokens (phone credit, chocolate, teddy bear etc) under the chair in your meetings or making certificates to show appreciation (eg. Member of the Month). Get sponsors to give you items There are lots of ways to show your members you appreciate them because without them there would be no club.

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Have monthly themed meetings (eg. SeptemberSickle Cell Awareness, OctoberBreast Cancer Awareness, November- Prematurity Awareness) or be creative and make your own themes (Spirit Month, Fundraiser Fiesta, Share the K love)

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Ensure the pledge and objects are recited so that your members are able to learn it slowly but surely. (You can print, disseminate and recollect it at the end of meeting or sending it in your club Whatsapp group 1 hour before meeting time could work too.)

Give these tips a try!

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An agenda is critical, you must have a plan for your meeting. Also, send the agenda to the persons who are involved in the meeting, do not wait until the last minute or during the meeting to catch them off guard.

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International Coastal Clean Up Day 2019 Every year, in an effort to reduce the pollution that has been done to our waters, we observe International Coastal Clean Up Day. This year, that day was observed on Saturday, September 21, 2019. CKI Clubs from all over Jamaica and Barbados participated alongside many other organizations in cleaning up the coasts of our islands. We are currently in the hurricane season here and because of that, persons were a bit skeptical as to how the day would go. Luckily for us, we were greeted with warm sunshine, making the day, a productive one.

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The Crystal Division’s Back to School Treat School is back in session and supplies can be expensive. In an effort to ease some of the pressure that comes with back to school shopping, the Crystal Division hosted a Back-To-School drive. The 17 girls residing at the Elsie Beman Home for Girls were the lucky ones, receiving all the donations that had been collected. After spending some time playing games, speaking to and eating ice cream with the girls, Lieutenant Governor Shamar Mason, made the presentation to their caretaker Miss Hewitt. After the presentation, one of the girls gave a warm, heart-felt thank you.

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C’ribbean Xpressions A new feature in C’ribbean Views that showcases the talent of some of our members in the CKI Caribbean District

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Expression of You

Contributed by Tyrik Gayle, Member of University of the West Indies, Mona CKI Club, Jamaica In a time where modern contemporary is a thing, one can now chose to be unapologetically oneself. Though many conservatists may disagree and say that convention should permanently be. Arguably, contemporists tend to have a different say on the matter, as expressing oneself is strictly tolerated, and in an era where homophobia and heteronormativity is held high. New cultures and diversities of all walks of life has emerged from the hunts and crevices of histories to fore of media, new, music, dance, and visual artistry. Now to my point of exclusivity of all backgrounds to various expressions of individuality, one may look down on someone for being raw in the sense that they are show their real selves in being authentically you. In a joint effort to promote the tolerance of people of different colors one has to metaphorically fight a war that might seem impossible to win but it can be so. In this day and age where the advent of technology is so vast and ever evolving so can be said of expressions of self or coming of age or coming out. This is a note to self always to true to you never put on a facade it will lead you to regret and ordeals though you can fake it till you get it in an interview where building up a front is highly recommended to get that job, that is the only exception you get. For that one person who thinks people will scrutinize and judge you for being you well my message to you is don’t be afraid to show your light some will love you for it and some will hate you it’s just life we have to learn to cope with such things. But through all the hurdles and cross roads and mistakes always bear in mind it pays to be you.

Fruit Minds In Time

Contributed by Kevaughn Myrie, President of Caribbean Maritime University CKI Club, Jamaica They call us mankind but all we do is hurt Too late to turn back when we’ve already done the worst. On top of the earth yet still we’ve manifested mindsets and concepts that reminds us of the dirt Ignoring the fruition of the seeds planted in the mind no different from planting plants planted in hope of success attributed by the test of time. No time like the present but my past truly hasn’t passed so my future self is presently in jeopardy trying to answer questions that’ll determine my future, passed, presently.

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Well Written

Contributed by Renard ‘Riddim’ Anderson, member of International University of the Caribbean CKI Club, Jamaica You look well written. may I have a read? Never mind the full stops, commas or parentheses. may I get lost in your story Please? I promise, I won’t skip pages, miss stages. I’ll pick up every plot every theme. I wanna get to your climax. figure out your settings. I’m not interested in your summary. I wanna read everything. You look well written. like God took his time to cross every t dot His I’s. And do a sketch of you with some fine lines. damn you fine! May I read your story? So I can empathize trying to figure out if there’s a scar on your heart or what tore it apart I wanna read so I can understand, trust this ain’t lust, I don’t wanna be just your man. I wanna be He who you empty yourself too. me! I should be that guy boo. but I’m not trying to skip steps over jump and misstep. I wanna take my time. I’ll make time for you. Is it possible for me to take you home and analyse every word? how about I give you my audio book? Let you listen to stuff you never heard? How many times have you been told you’re beautiful? Well, you’re stunning! I know there’s a wall around your heart, and I’m willing to take my time and chip chip on every block until I get to the soft spot and live there. You turned my spirit into a dancer when you smile it groves, I swear. May I publish you to the world? So everyone knows who you belong to? Only the original for there’s no other like you. I’ve seen your introduction, but I want to open you up and fall in love at chapter one So? you gonna let me read? I see the fragile sign, I’ll be gentle Trust me. © Renard ‘Riddim’ Anderson

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Brown Eyes and Pretty Hair For the first time in many, I really noticed someone in a taxi. Maybe it was your eyes or your hair, Probably the simple white shirt you wore. Or just how shy you looked. I sat beside you. Good afternoon. You were the only one who answered, Though there’s usually no answer at all. But just like the other days, I forgot everybody once we start to move. I was falling asleep; nodding to wonderland. I guess you notice because you asked if I went to sit back. Nodding my head I accepted the offer, barely noticing the hint of surprise I had. But still I continued nodding, fighting to stay behind. I remember though, nodding off on your shoulder. Once, twice, thrice or maybe four times. I can’t quite remember. Finally, I’m here my sleep awaken. I hopped out behind you. You called me something…I never really heard what you said. But I guess it was something about my sleepy head. You laughed. I laughed with you. I crossed the road. You crossed the road too. No worries, I said, I guess he’s going in the same direction as you. You told me that I should go to my bed at nights. I told you that’s what I’m going to do. Oh ok. I head off to tie my shoe. I wanted to say something. And I guess you did too. Because you hesitated. And I kind of hesitated too. You farewelled, I farewelled. Then you walked away. As I waited, I recollected these last few moments. I smiled at the thought of your shoulder and my head. No name; no address. But I’m glad I met you. Because instead of continuing to worry about my problems, You made me smile instead.

-Lael

Instagram: @thee.lael.art

Contributed by Brenesa Allen, Member of Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts CKI Club, Jamaica


This new feature in C’ribbean Views highlights clubs and members for their extraordinary work in the past month. All clubs and members are chosen by district board members.

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Browns Town Community College, Jamaica

Atiya McPherson Mico University College

Leslie Roberts Antigua State College

ReneĂĄ Lindo Colegio Education Profession Intermediate

Kemuel Saulas HEART College of Construction Services

Abigail Mitchell University of Technology Western Campus

Chivonne Campbell University of Technology Western Campus

Sir Arthur Lewis Community College, St. Lucia

International University of the Caribbean, Jamaica

University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica

Shauna-kay Grindley Mico Univeristy College

Special shout out to Sir Arthur Lewis Community College and Browns Town Community College on joining the CKI Family! Additionally, congratulations to UWI Mona CKI for celebrating 32 years of service!

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District Leadership Fall Conference, better known as DLFC, is an annual district event held for 3 days and 2 nights. It is an informative platform that prepares our Circle K’ers to better understand the various district roles. It also hosts helpful training sessions. DLFC is easily one of the most anticipated events in the CKI Caribbean distrrict because it’s so fun! It’s normally the first major event where all new and old CKI members meet for the first time. Last year’s DLFC was one for the books. This year aims to be even better! Theme: Plug In! Date: November 8-10, 2019 Venue: TBA 26 | C’RIBBEAN VIEWS


THE CIRCLE K INTERNATIONAL WAY To ensure everyone’s on the same page, there are four (4) main things every Circle K’er should know. Those four (4) things are: the tenants, the motto, the pledge and the ideals.

The Pledge

The Motto:

“I pledge to uphold the objects of Circle K International, to foster compassion and good will towards others through service and leadership, to develop my abilities and the abilities of all people, and to dedicate myself towards the realization of mankind’s potential.”

• The Caribbean District is extremely passionate and tends to stress the ”love” in the motto, so we say “live to serve, looooooove to serve!” We even have a little dance to it.

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The Tenants:

The Ideals To give primacy to the human and spiritual rather than to the material values of life. To encourage the daily living of the Golden Rule in all human relationships. To promote the adoption and the application of high social, business and professional standards. To develop, by precept and example, a more intelligent, aggressive, and serviceable citizenship. To provide through Circle K clubs a practical means to form enduring friendships, to render altruistic service, and to build better communities. To cooperate in creating and maintaining that sound public opinion and high idealism, which make possible the increase of righteousness, justice, patriotism and goodwill.

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Meet the District Board

“A leader’s job is not to do the work for others, it’s to help others figure out how to do it themselves, to get things done, and to succeed beyond what they thought possible.” - Simon Sinek

CAREAN CLARKE District Governor

International University of the Caribbean

SHAMAR MASON Lieutenant Governor for Crystal Division

Univeristy of the Commonwealth Caribbean

MONEPHA BAILEY District Secretary University of the West Indies (Mona)

DENAE SHEARER Lieutenant Governor for Sunshine Division University of the West Indies Western Jamaica Campus

NICKOLYE SOMAN District Treasurer International University of the Caribbean

ETHAN MULLER Lieutenant Governor for Paradise Division University of Aruba

Administrators CAROLYN MCDONALD-RILEY | District Administrator Home club: Kiwanis Club of Eastern St. Andrew

LEO WILLIAMS | Assistant District Administrator Home club: Kiwanis Club of Downtown Kingston

KINGSLEY SIMPSON | Assistant District Administrator Home club: Kiwanis Club of North St. Andrew

PAUL MILLER | Assistant District Administrator Home club: Kiwanis Club of North St. Andrew

LANGSTON DAWKINS | Zone Cordinator Home club: Kiwanis Club of Young Professionals-Western

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ANTONIO MUNDELL District Bulletin Editor

Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts

TIAWANNA DRUMMOND Asstistant Lieutenant Governor for Paradise Division Shortwood Teachers’ College


ANISHAKA STEWART | Immediate Past Governor Home club: University of the Commonwealth Caribbean

Committee Chairpersons SHEVEL HYLTON | District Development Home club: Univeristy of the Commonwealth Caribbean

AALIYAH BOYD | Interclubbing & Kiwanis Family Relations Home club: Shortwood Teachers’ College

CRYSTAL GREEN | Interclubbing & Kiwanis Family Relations Co-Chair Home club: Univeristy of the Commonwealth Caribbean

MARISSA BROWN | Membership Development Home club: The Mico University College

MOESHA GONZALES | Officers Training Conference and District Leadership Fall Conference Home club: Shortwood Teachers’ College

MOYA CAMPBELL | District Convention Home club: Univeristy of Technology Jamaica, Western Campus

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Profile for CKI Caribbean District

C'ribbean Views Volume 2 Issue 3  

The third bulletin publication for the Caribbean District 2019 - 2020.

C'ribbean Views Volume 2 Issue 3  

The third bulletin publication for the Caribbean District 2019 - 2020.

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