Key Club Challenge Cheat Sheet


To participate in the Key Club Challenge, review the information below then log into your Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation (CKSF) account and take the online quiz.

If you are not yet registered with CKSF simply go to and click Register. Registration takes five minutes and the quiz will take less than 3 minutes!!

Main Websites to study:

Things that will help and you should know:

What is altruism?
What is the Golden Rule?
Key Club and Kiwanis Mission Statements
Key Club and Kiwanis Mottos
Main objectives
Recent service projects
The connection between Kiwanis and Key Club

Quiz question categories:

Service Projects


Objectives/ Mission

Which of the following is NOT a goal of Kiwanis International?
A.)       to develop, by precept and example, a more intelligent, aggressive, and serviceable
B.)       to give primacy to the human and spiritual rather than to the material values of life
C.)       to discourage the daily living of the Golden Rule in all human relationships
D.)       to provide, through Kiwanis clubs, a practical means to form enduring friendships, to render
      altruistic service, and to build better communities

The six values of Kiwanis International are called __________.


What is the Kiwanis motto?

Kiwanis is __________.
A.)        an urban community of volunteers dedicated to helping the needy children of the world
B.)        a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world, one child and one community at a time
C.)       a local group of students dedicated to changing the world and promoting the greater good
D.)       an organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world, one step at a time

Kiwanis works to improve:
A.)        only local communities
B.)        global communities
C.)        only urban communities
D.)        both local and global communities

What is the one common goal of Kiwanians around the globe?


What are the goals of Key Club International?

Define what Key Club is.

What is the Key Club motto?

Know all the Core-Values of Key Club?

The Key Club Pledge includes the upholding of __________.


__________ is key to a successful club.
A.)         Tradition
B.)         Fundraising
C.)         Membership
D.)         Flexibility

What are the benefits of being a member of Kiwanis International?


Key Club members learn leadership skills by __________.
A.)         believing in the mission of Kiwanis International
B.)         observing the potential for need
C.)         running meetings, planning projects, and holding elected positions
D.)         forcing insecure people to join and pay dues

What is the “Major Emphasis” that unites all Key Clubs?

Service Projects


Which is NOT one of Key Club International’s partner organizations?
A.)        The Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Foundation
B.)        UNICEF
C.)        Children’s Miracle Network
D.)        March of Dimes

What are the Key Club acts of service?

What is the current Service Initiative between the joined forces of Kiwanis and UNICEF?


A good way to continue volunteering for Kiwanis when you attend  college is to __________.

All of the following are Kiwanis International leadership programs, EXCEPT __________.
A.)        Circle K International (CKI)
B.)        Youth Leading Others (YLO)
C.)        Aktion Club
D.)        Key Club

All of the following are ways that Kiwanis members service the community, EXCEPT __________.
A.)        mentoring the disadvantaged
B.)        abandoning the helpless
C.)       caring for the sick
D.)       developing youth as leaders


What are the areas of Kiwanis Impact?

__________ is at the heart of every Kiwanis International club, no matter where in the world it’s located.

What is the purpose of the Kiwanis and UNICEF Eliminate Project?

What organizations are a part of the Kiwanis family programs?


On average how many service hours a year are completed by Key Club members?

Key Club encourages volunteering for __________.



The original Kiwanis members focused on __________.

From 1919 until today, Kiwanis' focus has been __________.

Kiwanis International was founded in what U.S. State?


What is the meaning of and inspiration for the name “Kiwanis”?


According to the Kiwanis website, there are Kiwanis clubs in _________ nations.

__________ is the oldest and largest service leadership organization for teens.


Key Club International is the high school organization sponsored by __________.