WHAT IS JCI?
Established in 1915, we are global network with more than 200,000 active members and over one million alumni. We are a group of young leaders, aged 18-40, who have a shared goal to create lasting positive change in our communities.
It is our mission to provide development opportunities that empower young people to create positive change.
We all have a responsibility to improve the world around us, and as JCI members we proactively search for areas where help is needed. We then take the initiative to form creative solutions, combining the expertise of local members with help from local and national partners.
HOW DOES JCI WORK?
Building Lasting Relationships
Meeting like-minded people who have a passion for improvement is at the heart of everything we do – it is what makes JCI so effective in changing the world. Our regular social and networking events will help you make friends for life and establish meaningful, long lasting professional networks.
Through local, national and international leadership roles, you’ll widen your business skill set and gain valuable experience which would be otherwise unavailable to young professionals. You’ll be offered opportunities to travel internationally and take advantage of regular professional workshops to ensure you’re always improving, gaining new experience, and having new adventures.
Improving our local communities and wider society underpins everything JCI does. We create innovative and sustainable solutions to challenges faced by communities at home and around the world. Our initiatives and fundraisers raise awareness and provide much needed relief for those in need.
WHY JOIN JCI?
As a JCI member, you’ll be given many unique opportunities for international travel, career progression and self development and that are exclusive to JCI.
You’ll get access to social functions, networking events, mentoring programs, expert-led workshops, leadership positions, travel experiences worldwide and much more. These are just a few of the ways JCI ensures that every young leader can fulfil their true potential whilst affecting lasting positive change.