MISSION & HISTORY.
JCI Makati (Makati Jaycees) is one of the over 250 Local Organizations (LO’s) under JCI Philippines, belonging to the Metro South Area. It is an active and effective leadership organization in the progressive business community in the city of Makati, Philippines. It was organized on the 14th day of March 1964 with Marcos Aragon as its Charter President. Over the years, the chapter has produced many outstanding projects like Bb. Pilipinas and Alay Lakad; adapted by both the local and national government and contributed its share of officers to the national and regional Jaycee organizations. In its 55 years of existence, JCI Makati has contributed significantly not only to the national organization but also to the Philippines’ business landscape producing Industry Leaders. It has produced three (3) JCI Philippines National Presidents, Jose M. Barredo Jr., Gerry Sevilla, and Crispin Dy, who also became one of six (6) Filipino JCI World Presidents in 1997. Notable Past Officers included Former Ten Outstanding Young Men (TOYM ) National Chairman Cesar Yatco, Chowking Founder and Former St. Luke’s Medical Center Board of Trustees Chairman Robert F. Kuan, Former Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) Chairman Felicito Payumo, Former PCSO Chairman Sergio Osmena and Landco Pacific Corporation Founder Alfred Xerez-Burgos.
JCI Makati's number one goal is to be able to lead and empower young men to become more of what they are capable of through community development and projects by applying the 17 global goals of JCI as a whole and for its 57th year, LO President for 2021Lawrence Li Tan, the goal of the JCI Makati is to be able to reach more communities to help in times of this global crisis.
The Makati Jaycees (JCI Makati) is a dynamic leadership organization. Over the years, we activated successful projects in helping targeted communities all over the country.
With the challenge brought by the COVID-19 global pandemic, we at JCI Makati will strive better to reach more of our countrymen who are in need of help and support through different sustainable projects and programs that we have prepared.
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