Global Youth Service Day 2014

In 1988, Youth Service America, an international leader in the youth service movement, came together to start Global Youth Service Day with the goal of engaging young people ages 5 to 25 years old to participate in service activities. Youth Service America wanted to target this age group because young people are not usually asked […]

Make A Difference Day 2013 Chapter Awards

Make A Difference Day brought millions of people together on October 26, 2013 to help better our communities.  All Golden Key chapters in the United States and Canada were encouraged to participate in this day of service. Golden Key chapters participated in 101 Make A Difference Day events that ranged from community cleanups to raising breast cancer […]

Make A Difference Day 2013

For more than twenty years, USA WEEKEND and HandsOn Network have partnered to sponsor Make A Difference Day, the nation’s largest day of volunteer (USA). Make A Difference Day (MDDay) brings millions of people together one day annually to help shape community and help change the world. This year MDDay is on Saturday, October 26. Service […]

National Volunteer Week: Stony Brook University

This week is National Volunteer Week in the United States. Golden Key member Nelson Oliveira, webmaster at the Stony Brook University chapter, tells us about the chapters service efforts in this volunteer highlight. My motivation to volunteer is to make a difference in somebody’s life, day or even a moment. I like to help fellow Golden Key members […]

National Volunteer Week: California State University, Los Angeles

National Volunteer Week, April 21- 27, 2013, is about “inspiring, recognizing and encouraging people to seek out imaginative ways to engage in their communities.” Golden Key would like to take time this week to thank all of our wonderful volunteers, whether they be Chapter Advisors, Student Officers, or all of the members that work hard […]

Make A Difference Day Chapter Awards

Service is one of Golden Key’s three pillars and giving back to the community is a core value of Golden Key.  We are proud to support Make A Difference Day and our members made up a large part of the millions of people around the country who volunteered on October 27 this year. After reviewing all […]

Golden Key encourages all members to celebrate Make A Difference Day

Make A Difference Day will be on Saturday, October 27, 2012. For more than twenty years, USA WEEKEND and HandsOn Network have partnered to sponsor Make A Difference Day, the nation’s largest day of volunteering.  Make A Difference Day brings millions of people together in a single day to help change the world.  Service is one […]

Celebrating National Volunteer Week – Featuring Dahlia Stridiron

This week marks National Volunteer Week in the United States.  Golden Key will be featuring some of its volunteers every day this week. Friday, April 20 Volunteer HighlightDahlia Stridiron – University of the Virgin Islands-St. Thomas Nominated by:  Makiijah Crabbe,  Phil Smith,  Crystal Watson,  Amanda Williams and  K’Nisha Gumbs It is with great pleasure that we nominate our […]

Celebrating National Volunteer Week – Featuring the University of Hawaii at Manoa Advisory Team

This week marks National Volunteer Week in the United States.  Golden Key will be featuring some of its volunteers every day this week. Thursday, April 19 Volunteer HighlightRouel Velasco, Sylvia Trinh, Lisa Kitagawa-Akagi, Justin Akagi – University of Hawaii at ManoaNominated by: Kelly Park, Executive Board Member, Treasurer of UH Manoa GK  “Rouel is an energetic and […]

Celebrating National Volunteer Week – Featuring the University of Miami's Dr. Gail Cole-Avent

This week marks National Volunteer Week in the United States.  Golden Key will be featuring some of its volunteers every day this week. Wednesday, April 18 Volunteer HighlightDr. Gail Cole-Avent – University of MiamiNominated by: Katie Pfister, Ronald Porcelli, Giovanna Ibias and the rest of the GK Executive Board  “Dr. Gail Cole-Avent has got to be one of the […]