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ASTRA is an international community service organization for youth and young adults sponsored and supported by local Altrusa Clubs.

ASTRA is an acronym for:

Ability to know that all of us have special talents to share with others

Service to improve the lives of those less fortunate in the community

Training to develop leadership ability and potential

Responsibility to learn to accept obligations and know the satisfaction of carrying projects through to a successful conclusion

Achievement to experience success; to know that a group can accomplish so much more than any one individual

The ASTRA motto is “Growing in Service”

astra marketing video

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astra marketing video spanish

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ASTRA CAN Challenge

ASTRA Club Documents & Forms

Understand that there will be different requirements for middle school and high school clubs and at the college level you will be working with young adults who will not be subject to rules and regulations for minors. Also, at the college level your club will probably be considered a campus club and will need a set of Bylaws in compliance with that specific college’s requirements. So once again be aware that documents and forms may be edited to fit the specific needs of each ASTRA Club.

Blue ASTRA Club

ASTRA Opportunities provided by Altrusa International

ASTRA Opportunities provided by Altrusa International

ASTRA Clubs are an important part of not only the sponsoring Altrusa Club but also an important component of each District as well as the International Organization. Be sure to include ASTRA members in Altrusa Club service projects, fundraisers, club meetings, celebrations and parties as well as District Conferences and International Conventions. Encourage the ASTRA Clubs to submit projects for the ASTRA Service Award and for those eligible members to submit scholarship applications. Keep in mind that many of these young members are the Altrusa members of the future.

New Club Toolkit

If your Altrusa Club is thinking about sponsoring and supporting an ASTRA Club the items listed below will help get your started. There are samples and forms provided to make the Chartering process for your ASTRA Club easy and efficient. Forms and documents can be edited to meet the specific needs for your club.

International ASTRA Committee

International ASTRA Committee


Traci Squarcette

Temple, TX

District Nine



Jeraldyn Rivest

Charlotte, NC

District Three


Beth Harrison

Pendleton, OR

District Twelve


Heather Cleavinger

Moberly, MO

District Eight



Renée Eaton

Delta, CO

District Ten



Mabel Acevedo

San Sebastian, PR

District Fourteen



Maureen McGough

Centre County, PA

District Two


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