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  • Service minds unite

    Your journey doesn’t have to end with Key Club / Circle K—and the next step doesn’t necessarily have to be a classic Kiwanis club. You’ve got options! Here are a few:


    • Internet-based club. Offers flexibility for traveling alumni who cannot attend regular meetings. Meetings are generally held in chat ...

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  • Get more

    You can get the most out of your membership by staying engaged. Here are some tips:


    • Keep up with the blog. The Circle K alumni blog keeps you connected—with alumni interviews, updates on Circle K International, and simple service project ideas.
    • Follow us on social media. Stay connected on the ...

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  • Service in July

    No matter who or how many people you have around you, you don’t have to stop serving others. Serve! However you serve—solo, with a Kiwanis club, or with family and friends—give these project ideas a try.


    • Comfort sick children. Quilts for Kids is a nonprofit organization that donates handmade patchwork ...

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  • Alumni Spotlight: Kevin Wright

    Kevin Wright has been a part of the Kiwanis family for a large portion of his life. Now a Kiwanian—in fact, he is president of his club—Kevin was first introduced to the organization when a teacher at Advanced Technologies Academy suggested he join Key Club. Kevin admits he was a ...

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  • Alumni Gathering recap

    The 2016 Alumni Gathering took place in Toronto during the Kiwanis International Convention on June 23—it was a big success! Hosted at Real Sports Bar & Grill, the event included nearly 70 alumni from both Key Club and Circle K. Recent graduates had a chance to connect with each ...

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  • Picture perfect

    A picture is worth a thousand words. Spread your Circle K memories by sharing yours! Tag us @CircleKAlumni on Facebook or Twitter.


    It doesn’t matter if you were a member of your club this past year or 10 years ago—we value your experience. For example, your photos could show:

    • Your ...

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  • Lifelong facilitator

    In high school, Wendy Fraser received a college scholarship from a Kiwanis club. That motivated her to join Circle K when she attended Saint Martin’s University. And her connection to the Kiwanis family has been productive and valuable ever since.


    Circle K turned out to be a great fit for ...

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  • Networking 101

    Networking can seem like an overwhelming prospect. But it doesn’t have to be. Sometimes it helps to start at the beginning, with a few basics. So let’s do that.

    • Networking defined: Networking is not simply an exchange of business cards at a random event. And it certainly isn’t about bragging ...

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  • Give thanks

    You grew as a leader because of your involvement with Circle K International. Share what you gained from CKI with #ThanksCKI right now. What are you thankful for?


    We’ll help get the ball rollin’. Here are some templates to help you share:


    #ThanksCKI for being __________.”


    “Because of Circle ...

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  • Benefits: Travel & Insurance

    As an alumnus, you have many benefits available to members of the Kiwanis family. Here are two: access to Kiwanis Travel and Kiwanis Life Insurance. And yes, you can take full advantage of these opportunities even if you aren’t in a Kiwanis club. Take the journey of a lifetime with ...

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  • Unexpected treasures of CKI

    Keyla Reeder, Circle K International Alumni, shares her CKI story.


    Circle K matters most to me because of the unexpected treasures that I have found as a member: the friends I have gained in the past two years, the amazing people I have met along the way, and much more. ...

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  • International President Sue Petrisin welcomes you

    Dear Circle K friends,

    Congratulations on a great Circle K year! So, what’s next? I had to make the same decision when I graduated from Michigan State University and left Circle K behind.


    I decided to continue my life of service because kids continue to need our help. There still ...

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  • We rise by lifting others

    5 inspirational quotes from Circle K International alumni!

    Thank you for sharing and for your service and commitment to Circle K. Want to add your two cents? Share your story. Tell us how Circle K shaped you or share your journey beyond college. Big or small, we want to ...

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  • Kiwanis is making history

    The Eliminate Project is a Kiwanis-family effort. From the youngest K-Kid to the oldest Kiwanis member, we’re making a difference in the fight to eliminate maternal and neonatal tetanus. During the last five years, The Eliminate Project has raised US$110 million in cash and pledges to support UNICEF’s work.


    As ...

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  • Simply serving

    Serving others doesn’t always have to be a big production. It can be done with a small amount of time, and little to no cost. Try these simple service project ideas with family, friends or your Kiwanis club. Share your experience with other alumni—tag us on Facebook @CircleKInternationalAlumni and on ...

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  • Volunteer service above all

    In life and school, Ali Grotkowski had a lot of commitments during her college years. But she joined the CKI club at the University of Alberta when she found that the culture of the club was focused on volunteer service above everything else.


    “Certainly we socialized a lot, but our ...

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  • Good news, bad news

    If you’re registered for the 2016 Alumni Gathering in Toronto, you can expect delicious food, amazing networking opportunities and loads of fun. If you haven't quite registered, you’ll have to wait till next year—the event has SOLD OUT.


    Be the first to get updates on the 2016 Alumni Gathering by ...

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  • Unexpected Treasures of a CKI alum

    Keyla Reeder, Circle K International alumni, shares her story.


    Circle K matters most to be because of the unexpected treasures that I have found as a member: the friends I have gained in the past two years, the amazing people I have met along the way, and much more. I ...

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  • Welcome 2016 graduates

    We’re excited to welcome more than 1,800 graduating seniors from the around the world to Circle K International Alumni. Soon we will be introducing them to the program, with an invitation to stay connected.

    Curious where 2016 graduates are located? Take a look!


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  • Nominate featured alumni

    We love to highlight our alumni’s achievements—and get their insights on how Circle K helped them become who they are. We do it by interviewing alumni and sharing their story with the rest of the Circle K Alumni association. And we’re always searching for outstanding Circle K alumni to feature—can ...

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