As global citizens, we all have rights and responsibilities, as well as shared goals. Through
active citizenship, we embrace social responsibility and work towards goals that benefit
communities worldwide. JCI members embrace new ideas, collaboration and diversity.
Guided by the vision and initiative to transform their lives and the world, JCI members have
the courage to address the great challenges of our time.
To provide development opportunities that empower young people to create positive change.
To be the leading global network of young active citizens.
That faith in God gives meaning and purpose to human life;
That the brotherhood of man transcends the sovereignty of nations;
That economic justice can best be won by free men through free enterprise;
That government should be of laws rather than of men;
That earth’s great treasure lies in human personality;
And that service to humanity is the best work of life.