United States Junior Chamber

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United States Junior Chamber

An organization in the United States that promotes business leadership in persons between the ages of 18 and 41, who are informally called Jaycees, after the pronunciation of the initials of "Junior Chamber." The Junior Chamber helps members develop management skills and training and encourages community service. Jaycees also advocate before the U.S. government. The organization was established in 1920 and is based in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
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We're delighted to welcome the Manistee Jaycees to the list of Northern Michigan organizations included in the MyNorthTickets community," says Drew Warner, account executive for MyNorthTickets.
Sometimes the moms are crying," he said, adding that last year the Jaycees also brought a Christmas tree to one family that could not afford a tree of its own.
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The Jaycees is an organization for professionals ages 21 to 40 that provides social, networking and professional development opportunities.
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The Boston Jaycees is a volunteer organization of young professionals, between ages 21 to 40, dedicated to developing leadership skills and individual growth through the management of and participation in community service and educational programs.
Twelve local leaders, including several members of the SCV Jaycees participated in the program that was presented by Suzette Plaisted from North Carolina.
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July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- This year, the Canon Greater Hartford Open (Canon GHO), which runs from July 26 through August 1, is expected to raise more than one million, including Canon's donation, to benefit the volunteer community service efforts of the Greater Hartford Jaycees.