By Ashley Richardson
The Charlotte Junior Chamber (Jaycees) and Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont completed the largest computer and related items collection drive in the local affiliate’s history.Topping last year’s record results by 27%, the final tally was 384 donations to fill 3 trailers. Last the year’s effort garnered 303 donations to fill 2 trailers.
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The Charlotte Junior Chamber is developing a Marketing department and is looking for help from young professional leaders ages 21-39.
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By Sean Murphy
Are you interested in particpating in the corporate governance of the Charlotte Junior Chamber? If so the next General Membership meeting on Oct. 5 is for you. That night, we will solicit nominations for the following positions to be filled by general election:
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By Jennifer Coates, 2011 1st V.P, Community Development-elect
I first heard of the Jaycees when I lived in Greenville, NC back in 2005. They organized the city’s Christmas parade and I thought it would be a great place to meet new people and keep myself busy on Saturday afternoons. Unfortunately, I never did more than think about it.
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By Will Peters, 2010 President
I joined the Jaycees for 3 reasons.
1. Improve my leadership skills
2. Become connected to progressive professionals in Charlotte
3. Make a difference in and for the Charlotte community
I must admit, that in the beginning I joined for selfish reasons of growing myself and my business. I’m a small business owner in Charlotte who was seeking to improve the quality of my company and business performance. To improve the quality of any company I believe starts with improving the people and product of that company. As the owner of the company, I believe it starts with me. So leadership development is very important to me.
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By Ashley Richardson
After living in Florida for seven years and finally moving back to North Carolina, I was looking for a way to re-connect with people my age and get more involved in the Charlotte community. A colleague of mine and our current president, David Hoffman, introduced me to the Junior Chamber and invited me to a General Membership meeting. I was expecting to go to a typical networking event where I could shake a few hands and be handed a few business cards.
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
he Ignite mantra is “enlighten us, but make it quick.” Two Charlotte Junior Chamber members, Christy Hamlin and Lawrence Shaheen Jr., answered the challenge and, after a competitive selection process, both were chosen to speak in the upcoming Ignite Charlotte 2, on Tuesday, February 8 at 7 p.m.
Christy Hamlin’s topic is entitled, “Vision Casting.” Lawrence Shaheen’s is entitled “Bridging the Gap.”
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HERE ARE THE WAYS YOU CAN DONATE
1)SEND A CHECK/MONEY ORDER PAYABLE TO:
CHARLOTTE JAYCEES FOUNDATION
4217 MANTLE CT
CHARLOTTE NC 28205
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Mayor Anthony Foxx follows the likes of Allen Tate, Pat McCrory, Danny Morrison and others at the Jaycee’s General Membership Meeting
The Charlotte Junior Chamber hosts Mayor Anthony Foxx this Tuesday, June 7th, at 6:30 pm at Villa Antonio, located at 4707 South Blvd. Mayor Foxx will be speaking about his and the city’s future initiatives for Charlotte, and how the members of the Charlotte Junior Chamber can help achieve these goals, and become the future leaders of the community.
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The offices of President, First Vice President, Vice Presidents, State Director, Secretary and Treasurer shall be elected at the first regular general membership meeting on November 8th 2011.
Nominations for these positions shall begin at the first regular general membership meeting on October 4th 2011.
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