JCI is a nonprofit organization of young active citizens age 18 to 40 who are engaged and committed to creating impact in their communities. Active citizens are individuals invested in the future of our world. JCI gathers active citizens from all sectors of society.
We develop the skills, knowledge and understanding to make informed decisions and take action. As globally minded young people, we all have rights, responsibilities and share goals. We find targeted solutions to local issues benefitting our communities, our world and our future. Embracing new ideas, collaboration and diversity, we have the passion and courage to address the critical challenges of our time.
JCI has been in the West Indies for over 50 years and continues to contribute to the economic and social development of our region. The history of JCI West Indies has its genesis in 1949 in the country of Trinidad and Tobago. Throughout the years it institutionalised a symbol of Caricomism similar to West Indies Cricket with membership comprising: Antigua & Barbuda; Barbados; Dominica; Grenada, Carriacou & Petite Martinque; Jamaica*; Guyana; Montserrat; St. Kitts & Nevis; St. Lucia; St. Vincent & the Grenadines; and Trinidad and Tobago.
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* From January 2013, JCI Jamaica became a full-fledged National Organisation.
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