March 3, 2020
From our President
We are in the process of selecting the delegates for travel Summer 2020 and we are looking forward to seeing parents at the Parent Orientation on March 8th at 1:00. Register Here
CISV International Risk Management, National Risk Management and the Jacksonville Chapter leadership are carefully monitoring and frequently discussing the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on our summer programs. This will be the first item on the agenda for the parent orientation.
The Junior Branch hosted an amazing Winter Mini Camp last month. The themes for camp focused on “Dinosaurs” and “Sustainable Development”. View Photo Album Here
Thanks to all of the wonderful volunteers that came out to the World of Nations event this past weekend. This event is Northeast Florida’s largest Multicultural Festival. We appreciate your support! Check our pavilion and representatives here.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 for this event here.
In CISV Spirit,
CISV Jacksonville looks forward to seeing parents of the 2020 delegates for the parent orientation on Sunday, March 8 from 1-3:30 pm with Interchange parents will stay until 4:30 pm.
Please register on our event page at here: https://jacksonville.cisvusa.
Please visit our parent portal, https://jacksonville.cisvusa.
Please bring your child’s passport, your family calendar, a laptop, tablet or smart phone, your child’s immunization record, your driver’s license, a copy of your auto insurance card, and a credit card or check. Please do NOT bring your child.
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 Kids Hope Alliance in Springfield 1095 A. Philip Randolph Blvd. 32206 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.
World of Nations
CISV Jacksonville had a booth at the City of Jacksonville’s World of Nations, February 29 – March 1. Thanks to all of the wonderful volunteers. It was a great way to see the world in a single weekend and promote our organization too.
It’s incredibly EASY. Please log your volunteer hours spent here:
Bookmark the link to your phone’s home screen
Renew your Membership – Make a Donation
Support the CISV Jacksonville Chapter! 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 Step Up Program this summer.
Join the JB for the CISV National Service Project
Apply for the JB Board
We are accepting applications for the JB Board from March 3rd through April 24th.
Spring General Meeting
Junior Branch ActivitySunday, May 3
All delegates traveling to programs this summer should bring their legal and health forms to the General Meeting.
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!
Save the Dates! Sun, March 8
2020 Parent Orientation -1:00pm
Parents of 2020 delegates please attend this orientation.
111 Riverside Ave. at the Haskell Building.Sat, March 28
JB Volunteers – at the Sulzbacher Center
3:00pm-5:00pm & 5:00pm-7:00pm
Sign Up HereSaturday April 25th and Sunday Morning April 26th
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