Evergreen Key Club


Hello.
November 10, 2008, 5:26 pm
Filed under: Misc

Starting late in the school year, I would like to introduce myself as EHS Key Club’s new Web Designer. My name is Cynthia Pham and I’ll be the one who will update the web with Key Club news and volunteering opportunities.  If you would like to contact me, my email is bia_191@hotmail.com. Remember, your voice matters!

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Key Club News January 2009
January 11, 2009, 8:41 pm
Filed under: Club News, convention, Misc
  • Wednesday, January 14th, 2009

White Center Food Bank  5pm-8pm

  • Friday, January 16th, 2009

Kill the Chill – Passing out fleece scarves to Seattle’s Salvation Army. Congratulations Key Club, we’ve surpassed our goal and made more than 120 scarves!  We will be passing it out at the Men’s Department @ 11 am.

  • Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

Relay for Life – The kickoff is at the Highline Stadium

  • Friday, January 30th, 2009

TThe Exchange Club Auction Set Up – Exchange Club is looking for 15 people who are willing to help them set up the Auction.  It is from 4-8 and will be located at the St. Bernadette on 128th St & Albaum Avenue.

  • Saturday, January 31st, 2009

The Exchange Club Auction – It is from 4-10 and will be located at the St. Bernadette on 128th St & Albaum Avenue. Volunteers will have to wear white tops and black bottoms.

  • Monday, February 2nd, 2009

Convention deadline – The Convention application forms and fee are due on the 2nd. Please pay to the Evergreen bookeeper.



Exchange Club Auction
December 29, 2008, 7:38 pm
Filed under: Uncategorized
—>ATTENTION: One of the easiest FUNDRAISER Key Club will ever do is the Exchange Club Auction, members of that club is giving us $500.00 for setting up and serving food.  So if you want CONVENTION to cost less please reply back to this email so that I can put you down on a list.  The dates for this is…
 
(SET UP) January 30th
4pm-8pm
 
(SERVING) January 31st
5:30-8:30
 
(AUCTION HELP) January 31st
 (8:30-10:30)
 
if you want to do serving and auction help you are welcome to stay!
 
Thank You,
TONY VO
 
*mandatory for all officers to come for the set-up, if you want to do the serving as well you are welcome to


Key Club News & Volunteer Opportunities
November 10, 2008, 9:58 pm
Filed under: Club News, Kill The Chill, Service Projects | Tags: , ,

First, let’s congratulate Key Club for raising $300 for UNICEF!  The money that was raised by the Key Club members will be for the children in Africa.     

 

Coming up this week is the making of fleece scarves for the homeless in Seattle.  Last year, Evergreen Key Club was recognized for their assidous work and was featured on The West Seattle Herald.  Our goal this year is to complete more than a hundred scarves for the Seattle’s Mission Gospel.  Let’s give Key Club our luck for their youth venture to “kill the chill”.

What I have posted below are the volunteer opportunites for those who are eager to help their community:

  • White Center Food Bank – November 12th, Wednesday, 5:00 – 7:30 pm
  • March of Dimes – November 10th – 15th, Donate to your small school office to help benefit premature babies
  • Evergreen High School’s Annual Book Fair – December 2nd – 19th, Volunteer as Clifford or as Sales Helpers
  • Puget Sound Blood Drive – December 5th, Friday, 7:30 am – 2:05 pm, Volunteer as canteen helpers, check-in/ sign up helpers, and runners
  • Salvation Army Bell Ringing – December @ Seattle downtown (will post exact dates/times soon)
  • Champions Rally – Walking @ Seward Park to raise money for the disabled (will post exact date/time soon).
  • Trauma Dolls – Making Trauma Dolls for kids in need. More details on that will be posted on later.


Members Featured on Kyle’s Flickr
March 31, 2008, 4:14 am
Filed under: Caught In Action, Kill The Chill | Tags: , , ,

Kyle from Youth Venture has posted pictures of Key Club members when we delivered our scarves.  Check it out: Kyle’s Flickr.

 Make sure to look at the other pictures from his YV Road Trip to see what other Youth Venture-ers are doing.



Evergreen Key Club is published!
March 29, 2008, 6:15 pm
Filed under: Caught In Action, Kill The Chill, Misc | Tags: , ,

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Evergreen Key Club was featured on The West Seattle Herald, a local newspaper.  The article was written by our very own Julia Huang discussing our Youth Venture “Kill the Chill.”  Find the same article on here: “Wrapped in Warmth.”

Congratulations Evergreen Key Club!



Using Key Club in College and Scholarship Essays
March 25, 2008, 4:51 pm
Filed under: Articles, Misc | Tags: , , , ,

Using Key Club in College and Scholarship Essays

by Lam-Ha Dang

For most seniors, the two months of March and April will be two very dramatic, if not climatic, months of the year.  It is the time that most colleges and scholarships release their admissions or award decisions.  As a senior myself, I’ve been through the process of applying and patiently awaiting my letters, hopefully bringing good news, so I complied a  few tips for filling out applications and especially for writing essays. 

Many colleges and scholarships, as you may know, do not look for academically incredible students, but rather well-rounded citizens.  Colleges want to know that besides being a stellar scholar, you are also involved in your community, using what you learned in the classroom to change the world for the better.  They need to know that you will be a positive and unique contribution to their student body and campus.  Likewise, scholarships may emphasize community service and leadership, but that does not mean a great academic background will not help.  Be sure you place academics in top priority.

Luckily you are a Key Club member, so you have many expriences to draw from when presenting yourself to the judging panels.  Obviously, you have showed that you care about your community and a leader at school, but that is not enough. 

Here are some tips when writing that essay or essays.