What could you gain from joining over 20,000 other professionals aged 21-40?
A larger business network? This is a rich networking environment for connecting with other young professionals, whether you?re hoping to find new customers or looking for referrals for services you need.
New friends? By participating in projects that interest you, you'll meet people that have similar interests. Some members have even met Mr./Mrs. Right through the Jaycees.
The satisfaction of helping others? We do LOTS of community service and charitable fundraising. The opportunities to serve others and feel good about you.
New professional skills. As young adults, many of us are still in the early stages of our careers, or even changing careers. That's why we offer workshops and leadership development opportunities that expand professional knowledge and confidence. Budgeting, project management, personnel management, fundraising, and public speaking are just a few of the skills you can develop or enhance in the Jaycees.
New personal skills. Almost no activity is off-limits for Jaycee project subject matter! Past projects have included wine tasting, financial planning, car maintenance, Scrapbooking, resume writing, home buying, you name it! It always seems a little easier to try new things with a group of people you already know than all by yourself. New project ideas are always welcome!
Financial Benefits Include:
Training Opportunities: both professional and personal topics covered in seminars that are free or below-market cost
Automatic Memberships in the Illinois Jaycees, US Jaycees, and Junior Chamber International
Membership Dues are only $40. New members and guests are welcome to attend all events. Many employers will even sponsor you due to the charitable actives and networking provided by the Jaycees.
Questions? Email the organizer and/or check out our website at www.gurneejaycees.org
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