Creating and Engaging Young Active Citizens in the Greater Greensboro Area since 1936
Greensboro Jaycees Vision
To be the most transformative and influential membership organization for ambitious young people in Greensboro.
Greensboro Jaycees Mission
1. To create opportunities for members to become more confident and independent.
2. To run fun and fulfilling projects where members can form lasting friendships.
3. To foster constructive and continuous dialogue between members and community leaders.
4. To make significant contributions to programs and projects that enrich the community socially and economically.
Greensboro Jaycees Values
Community: We believe that change should start at the local level.
Peace: We believe that lasting change is sustained by collaboration and consent.
Diversity: We believe in consciously building teams with different backgrounds and points of view.
Inclusion: We believe that sustainable change must be created with input from all stakeholders.
Autonomy: We believe in the rights of freedom of speech and self determination for all people.
Justice: We believe that everyone should be treated equally by the law.
Service: We believe that service to humanity is the best work of life!
WHAT WE DO
The Junior Chamber provides opportunities for members to plan, lead, and participate in projects that improve their communities. At the end of the year, there are local, state, and national awards to celebrate your success!
Helping the Kids
The Greensboro Jaycees have taken 25 children from the Salvation Army Boys and Girls club shopping for necessities during the holiday season on a $3,500 budget. We call this project, Kidsmas Miracle.
The Jaycees have sponsored the Guilford County Schools employee of the month for the past three years!
The Jaycees have partnered with the local immigrant and refugee community groups to help make Greensboro the most welcoming city!
Family Friendly Activities
Jaycee projects can be fun for the whole family!
You never know where a Jaycees adventure will take you!
Competition for Fun
The Jaycees have partnered with local Kiwanis clubs to host casino nights for non-profits!