February 5, 2020
From our President
We are in CISV selection mode. We had a fantastic overnight last Friday and our Village selection overnight begins at 7pm on Fri, Feb. 7. More applicants are needed so please tell every family that you know with an 11 year old. Share this short video.
The Junior Branch Winter Minicamp is February 14-17 in St. Johns County. There are only a few spots available so Register for JB Mini Camp here for a fun weekend about Dinosaurs and “Sustainable Development”.
Don’t forget the World of Nations on February 29 and March 1. This is Northeast Florida’s largest Multicultural Festival and a wonderful event. Sign up for a shift: Sign up here to man our pavilion.We have a unique opportunity to improve our chapter in April. CISV National Office is sending trainers to Jacksonville for a Chapter Development Workshop over the weekend of April 25-26. This workshop is for adults and youth age 14 or older. Register on the national CISV website at https://cisvusa.org/chapter-
In CISV Spirit,
On Feb 14-17, the JB is hosting our winter mini-camp at the Camp St. John at Marywood Retreat Center. Camp starts at 7:00 p.m. on 2/14 and ends at 11:00 a.m. on 2/17. The cost of the camp is now $178. The fun theme of the camp is Dinosaurs and Sustainable Development.
Registration closes Friday.
World of Nations
CISV Jacksonville will once again have a booth at the City of Jacksonville’s World of Nations, which is February 29 – March 1 this year. See the world in a single weekend and promote our organization too.
Help meet your annual volunteer commitment!
Upcoming CISV Selection Events!
Participants at 2020 Selection Overnight
The last selection event is this Friday, Feb 7 from 7pm to 8:30 am at RPDS at 830 Oak St.
We are still seeking applications for Village openings. Please tell your friends and here’s a video to share.
Still unsure about applying? Join us Friday Feb 7th and see if you enjoy it! Clickhere for more information about the Village selection overnight process.
CHAPTER DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP
National trainers are coming to Jacksonville to help us strengthen our chapter and better accomplish CISV’s mission.
Training will occur from 10am on Saturday, April 25 until noon on Sunday, April 26. Saturday training is at the Jacksonville Kids Hope Alliance in Springfield and on Sunday at an airport area hotel. ‘
This training is for adults and youth age 14 and older. Please join us for all or part of the training.
It’s incredibly EASY. Please log your volunteer hours spent here:
Spring Youth Meeting Opportunity!!!
CISV USA has an opportunity for two Spring Youth Meetings for 8 days for ages 16-18. One is to Germany 4/14/2020 – 4/21/2020 and another to Lithuania 4/4/2020- 4/11/2020. For more information email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Save the Dates!
Fri, Feb. 14 at 7 p.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Monday
Sat, Feb. 29 and Sun, Mar. 1
World of Nations – Sign up to man the CISV table.
Sign up here to volunteerSun, March 8
2019 Parent Orientation –
Parents of 2020 delegates should attend at the Haskell BuildingSaturday April 25th and Sunday Morning April 26th
For Parents who have done at least one CISV Program and for Youth 14 and older. Attend the entire day or however long you can stay.
Sun, May. 3
Spring General Meeting, Jacksonville University
all chapter members should attend.
Attention Jax Chapter Members
We will be hosting a Step Up Camp from June 11th – July 3 with about 50+ delegates, leaders and staff. All chapter members’ assistance will be needed. Please look out for sign ups.
Thanks, as always, for your support.
In Peace, Your Friends at CISV Jacksonville
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