March 2018 e-news

March 1, 2018

President’s Message
A Message from CISV Jacksonville President Lisa Taylor

We will once again host a pavilion at World of Nations on March 3 & 4
where you can help spread the word about CISV.  Sign up here to volunteer.
JB activity from 11:00-1:00 on Saturday.

Let’s party on Thursday, April 19, at Stellar’s Gallery!

Join us for the Spring General Meeting on April 29 at Jacksonville University at 4:30.  RSVP here.

In Peace,

World of Nations

CISV booth Angels
CISV Jacksonville will once again host a booth at the City of Jacksonville’s World of Nations.  The event is held March 3-4.  First 20 volunteers receive free admission to the event.  See the world in a single weekend and promote our organization too!

Participate in Chapter Development Weekend

Adults and Jr. Branch members are invited to the CISV Chapter Development weekend in Atlanta from 10 am on Saturday, March 17, to 3 pm on Sunday, March 18.  All adult and youth chapter would benefit for additional training about how to improve our chapter. We have a carpool driving to Atlanta.  Email if you’d like to join us!
Adult Curriculum: Junior Curriculum:
  • CISV Background and Philosophy
  • Tools for Getting the Job Done
  • Program Challenges
  • Visioning for your Chapter
  • Risk Management
  • The Art of Persuasion
  • Best Practices
  • Adult and JB Relations
  • Figuring out the Finances
  • Educational Content
  • Goal Setting
  • National / International Involvement
  • Leadership
  • JB impact
  • Communication

Winter Junior Branch Minicamp

Group Shot
On February 16-19, 2018, the JB hosted its winter mini-camp at the North Fork Girls Scout camp.

Apply for JB Board

JB Board 2018
We are accepting applications for the JB Board from March 3rd through April 3rd. To access the application, please click HERE.

Spring General Meeting and Junor Branch Activity

Sunday, April 29 
Jacksonville University Davis College of Business Conference Rooms

2017 Delegation Shot from SGM

All delegates traveling to programs this summer should bring their legal and health forms to the General Meeting. Click here to access the forms.

Group photos will be taken of our traveling delegations.  Please make sure your child attends.

Bring your friends!  It will be a fun event to introduce families to CISV!
Use this link to send them event information:

If you cannot attend, you can donate (on the RSVP link) to support the chapter.

Renew your Membership – Make a DonationHelp CISV Jacksonville have the financial resources to host 2 international programs within 6 months of each other and extend CISV opportunities through scholarships.  CISV donations are used to host programs in Jacksonville, provide scholarships to traveling youth and defray chapter administration expenses.  CISV Jax will host an international youth meeting next winter and a Village in 2019.

Support Options: 
  • Family membership + processing fee     $ 51.75
  • Membership + Benefactor Support         $  150
  • Membership + Patron Support                $  300
  • Membership + Platinum Support           $   550
  • Membership + Peace Builder Support   $1,050
  • Or make a 3 year pledge on the membership form

Save the Dates!

Sunday, April 29 – CISV Jacksonville Spring General Meeting – delegates parade

Friday, May 25 – Monday, May 28, National JB Minicamp

Sunday, June 10 – Farewell Party for Traveling Delegates

Sunday, August 12 - Delegate and Parent Debrief


Thanks, as always, for your support.
In Peace, Your Friends at CISV Jacksonville

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