Newsletter March 2016

26 Mar 2016
President JCI Galway By President JCI Galway
Welcome to the 1st Newsletter of 2016
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I would like welcome in the new council of 2016 who have all been busy setting out JCI goals for the year with our projects, monthly meetings and much more. Join us at our monthly meetings (every 2nd Tuesday of the month) to meet them and find out more about JCI Galway.

Check out the highlights below of what has been happening at JCI Galway!
it’s about you so enjoy reading this edition of Show & Tell.
30th March @ 7pm
The awards recognise up to ten individuals in the areas of business, community, technology, voluntary, political or academic. Ten outstanding people from Galway will be awarded on the night. The finalist will have the opportunity to represent Ireland in the 2016 JCI World Congress Québec, Canada!
Cork disability activist Joanne O'Riordan won the global Junior Chamber International Outstanding Young Person of the World Award for 2015. 

TOYP honours individuals under the age of 40 who have contributed greatly to local and global communities. She was selected as the winner by a panel of judges for her contribution to children, world peace and human rights.
Next Members Meeting is held at theHarbour Hotel at 8pm, Tuesday the 12th of April. Monthly Meetings happen every 2nd Tuesday of the Month and is a great way to: Network, Learn, Training, Socialize, and discover more about JCI Galway.
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Finland; 15th-19th June 2016
In 2016, JCI Ireland will give a grant of €400 per applicant to contribute towards registration fees for up to 4 eligible first timers. Apply Below by30th March
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Roscrea; 22nd-24th April 2016
JCI Ireland Leadership Academy is the ultimate Leadership experience offered in Ireland, setting you up for your JCI & professional career, empowering and inspiring you to be the best leader you can possibly be. Apply Below by 8th April
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This event will be run in partnership with JCI Mayo and JCI Galway on April 12th at 8pm. Sinead is an NLP Practitioner and Coach, she has many years experience in helping people to realise their full leadership potential. 

Book your free place on Eventbrite. Bring along a friend – first 5 places are free!!
A team representing JCI Galway made up of Captain Ronan Walsh, Dominic Whelan and Sara Gilligan competed in the annual JCI Ireland Debating Competition on Saturday last in Cork. 

The event was part of this year’s Spring Conference held in the Clarion Hotel in the heart of Cork City.
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JCI Galway hosts the 2016 JCI Ireland National Convention from the 21-23 October. HQ hotel is the beautiful Radisson Hotel in the heart of Galway. 

The Convention theme for 2016 is:Celebrating Innovation and will feature a strong International delegation alongside National branches attending. Early Bird Tickets on Sale!!
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The JCI Galway gang were at the JCI Edinburgh Burns Supper in January.JCI Galway and JCI Edinburgh are branch twins, which this year marks the strong revival between the two.
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Membership of JCI Galway allows young professionals between 18-40 years of age, to benefit from the unique opportunities offered by this organisation. Sign-up by clicking on the button below.