KIWANIS CLUB OF SANTEE is a proud sponser of two Key Clubs in East County: Key Club of Santana High School and Key Club of West Hills High School. The Santee Kiwanis provides an Kiwanis Adviser to each club as does the high school provides a Faculty Adviser. The clubs are self governed and have elected officers with procedural guidance provided by the advisers. The clubs are open, and welcome, to all students of those particular high schools. Kiwanis Club of Santee also provides for Community Service Scholarships for deserving graduating seniors of those schools.
The Key Clubs of Santana and West Hills are closely involved in many Community Service Projects which include assistance at Edgemoor Geriatric Hospital, National Night Out, park and neighborhood clean ups, Kiwanis Special Athlete Invitational Games, Rady's Miracle Mile of Quarters and many fund raising events to include the March of Dimes, Pediatric Trauma Prevention, UNICEF, The Ronald McDonald House and others.
KIWANIS CLUB OF SANTEE is proud to sponser and support these outstanding members of the Key Clubs. We thank them for all they do and wish them continued success.
Our Mission Statement
Key Club is an international, student-led organization that provides its members with opportunities to provide service, build character and develop leadership.
Leadership - Leadership is grounded in humility and service to others. A true leader listens, recognizes, and empowers.
Character building - Character is built by everyday acts of kindness, integrity and teamwork to grow stronger relationships and communities.
Caring - Compassion for others is a cornerstone of the Key Club experience, inspiring action and service to one’s community.
Inclusiveness - We welcome people of all backgrounds and ethnicities to join in serving and making a positive difference in our world.