JCI Houston, colloquially known as the “Jaycees”, is an organization of diverse young men and women (age 18-40) with members throughout the Houston metropolitan area. JCI Houston has been providing community service, business opportunities, and leadership training to the area since our founding in 1931.
The Junior Chamber International (JCI), is a global composed of 170,000 members aged 18-40 dedicated to bettering our world. With chapters on the local, state, and national levels, JCI seeks to develop leadership skills through community service. JCI Houston is the local affiliate of JCI, and our main objective is to create the social enterprises that will change our community, and ultimately, our world.
Owing to our long history, we have many legacy projects. While we are proud of our past accomplishments, we refuse to rest on our laurels; we are excited to develop the change agents of the future, social entrepreneurs!