Junior Chamber International Kinta
Who We Are
Junior Chamber International (JCI) is a non-profit international non-governmental organization of young people between 18 and 40 years old. It has members in about 124 countries, and regional or national organizations in many of them. It has consultative status with the Council of Europe, with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations and with UNESCO. It was founded in St Louis in 1915. It encourages young people to become responsible citizens and to participate in efforts towards social and economic development, and international co-operation, good-will and understanding. Its members are called Jaycees (from JC’s).
JCI Kinta is one of the 73 JCI local organization in Malaysia. JCI Kinta was founded and affiliated in year 2016 at the JCI Malaysia Annual National Convention held in Penang.
JCI Kinta is located in a humble yet rapidly developing town in Ipoh, Perak. Our members consists of youth within the age of 18-40 years old. Our activities include serving the community, individual growth trainings, business and entrepreneurship events and international networking.
To be the leading global network of young active citizens.
To provide development opportunities that empower young people to create positive change.
Projects & Events
Kinta Food Hero 2022
Racing in the town of Ipoh in a team of 4 to discover the best local delicacies and win great prices!
Children Flea Market 2022
Helping the children to develop Entrepreneurial Skills While educating them the Value of Compassion and Empathy.
Sponsors & Partners
Junior Chamber International
An international platform that focus on developing leaders for a changing world, In JCI there are four area of opportunity available and you are welcome to choose any that align with your interest.
Being able to create greater impact requires skills in public speaking, project management, fund raising, marketing and public relations, chairmanship, leadership and entrepreneurial thinking. JCI members commit to a lifetime of becoming better.
Community spirit in JCI doesn’t stop at a local level; many national and international projects take place each year. JCI is an official partner of the United Nations and supports the UN Millennium Development Goals.
Forge international links and make friends with people from other countries and cultures, you will help create a better understanding about the challenges that face us all today.
JCI achieves it’s goals of impacting the community through a tripartite partnership with government, civil society and businesses. Entrepreneurs form a critical part of the partnership. JCI members engage the business community via seminars, workshops and networking.