Amidst the pandemic and hardships we are facing today, our chapter strives to lead our community towards positive change and RISE up together as one.

Who We Are

ABOUT
The Junior Chamber International Manileña, a JCI affiliate, is a federation of young active women dedicated to creating development opportunities, empowering young people and creating positive change in the community.

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Renew our passion for service in the community

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Inspire young women to gain self-esteem and pursue their dreams

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Success of our programs and helping our members attain their personal goals

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Elevate our chapter’s reach and impact in our local community

2021

UNSDG Goals

Junior Chamber International is a listed partner of the United Nations in advancing the seventeen (17) United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs)
JCI Manilena commits to the following UNSDGs for 2021, with the declaration that:
Our community deserves access to health services and affordable healthcare, which is addressed under UN SDG No. 3. Good Health and Well-Being, specifically:
Target No. 3.7

By 2030, ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health-care services, including for family planning, information and education, and the integration of reproductive health into national strategies and programmes, and,

Target No. 3.8
Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all.
Education is the greatest equalizer and provides the best chance for every individual to achieve their full potential, which is targeted under UN SDG No. 4. Quality Education, specifically,
Target No. 4.4
By 2030, substantially increase the number of youth and adults who have relevant skills, including technical and vocational skills, for employment, decent jobs and entrepreneurship;

Economic growth needs to involve both communities and government to make lasting improvements, which is targeted under UN SDG No. 8. Decent Work and Economic Growth, specifically,

Target No. 8.3
Promote development-oriented policies that support productive activities, decent job creation, entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation, and encourage the formalization and growth of micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises, including through access to financial services;

OUR MISSION

To provide development opportunities that empower young people to create positive change.

OUR vISION

To be the leading global network of young active citizens
JCI THEME
The theme of JCI is “Be Better,” which speaks about creating positive change for oneself and for his neighbor, for his environment, for his community, for his country, and for the world that we are living in.
jCI PHILIPPINES THEME 2021
The theme of JCI Philippines for the year 2021 is “More for Others” — for our members to better themselves and to accomplish more so they can give the best of themselves for others through greater opportunities for human, intellectual, moral and social growth capitalizing on their strong attitude of people engagement, social responsibility and community involvement.

Board of Directors

year 2021
PREsident

Donna De La Cruz

President's Message

Indeed it is a humbling experience to be elected as the 41st President of JCI, but as it should be known, a leader is nothing without their supporters, a head without a body cannot stand after all. I have truly been blessed with an excellent team of Board of Directors and members and together I am confident that we will be able to rise up and thrive in spite of any and all adversities especially those caused by the

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eXECUTIVE cOMMITTEE

Immediate past president

CHARIS GUTIERREZ

executive vice president

Alexandra marie dayrit

secretary

regina helen tan

executive treasurer

ANGELIQUE VILLARONTE

inTERNAL

VICE PRESIDENT - INTERNAL

CHELSEA MAREE IGNACIO​

DIRECTOR FOR RECRUITMENT

PAMELA JANE DUCUSIN​

Director for Training

Dorelene Dimaunahan

Director for Membership Development

Cilyn Abella

cOMMUNITY

VICE PRESIDENT - COMMUNITY

LESLEY ANNE RUBIANO​

DIRECTOR FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

NAIMA AHARIJAN​

eXTERNAL

Vice President – International

Dorothy Anne Collado

DIRECTOR FOR NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

JOANNE PALOMIQUE​

DIRECTOR FOR BUSINESS AND GOVERNMENT​

KATRINE ANDREA ORDOÑEZ​

COMMISSIONER FOR BUSINESS AND GOVERNMENT​

KAREN PACHECO​