The Washington Jaycees (Junior Chamber) gives young people between the ages of 18 and 40 the tools they need to build the bridges of success for themselves in the areas of business development, management skills, individual training, community service, and international connections.
The Washington Jaycees are affiliated with JCI (Junior Chamber International). JCI is a membership-based nonprofit organization of 200,000 young people ages 18 to 40 in 5,000 communities and more than 100 countries around the world. Each JCI Member shares the belief that in order to create lasting positive change, we must improve ourselves and the world around us. We seek targeted solutions to the unique problems in our communities to build a better world, creating global impact.
Vision statement reads: 'To be the leading global network of active young citizens.'
Mission statement reads: 'To provide development opportunities that empower young people to create positive change.'
Please also check out our About JCI papge for more information and videos.
We currently have 6 chapters in the State of Washington with almost 150 members! If you are looking to be an active young citizen in your community, visit our chapter's websites or Facebook pages by clicking on the logos below. Or contact our Board of Directors about starting a chapter in your area!
CURRENT / FUTURE CHAPTER & STATE PROJECTS
**Click on the logo above to find out about
this new and exciting project started
by the Seattle Jaycees**
*Click on any logo below to visit a chapters
website or Facebook page*
Chapter General Membership Meetings
Third Monday of each month
Second Monday of each month
Third Thursday of each month
2016 WAJC Annual Meeting
The Seattle Jaycees are excited about hosting our 2016 Annual Meeting the weekend of Sept 9-11. Please join them for a Sock Hop at the Tukwila/Southcenter Double Tree.
2016 JCI USA Annual Meeting
The Annual Meeting is a conference of fellowship, friendship, education, and fun!
At this meeting:
- The association honors Outstanding Young Americans, which is the Jaycees' signature event and highlight of the conference.
- Members reconnect with old friends, make new ones, and benefit from classes, trainings and general sessions.
Register now for the 2016 National Meeting in Detroit, Michigan from September 22-25.