Winston-Salem Jaycees

The Winston-Salem, NC area's organization of choice for adults 21-40 to develop personal, business and leadership skills through community service and organizational involvement.

I'm a Winston-Salem Jaycee because:

​Kayla Newman

I wanted to meet other young professionals and help serve my community. Since joining I have grown as a leader, made new friends, and discovered new and interesting places in Winston-Salem.

​Kayla Newman, 2017 Membership Director

Chapter Achievements – 2013 Mid Year

 

Being a well rounded Jaycee isn’t about getting awards – but being recognized is amazing!

(Click here for a “Jaycee Lingo PDF” with descriptions of some of the awards below – will open in a new page)

2013 NC Mid-Year Convention (Aug 2 – 4, 2013)

Congratulations to everyone and thank you to every single member for huge contributions to our success! Together we’re making a big impact in our community.

Our chapter placed 1st in Parade of Chapters for 1st Semester. This means we are working hard and succeeding in providing well rounded programming for our chapter!  For those who missed the convention, here’s how we did!

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(click here for additional pictures from the convention)

National Awards (from year-end 2012)

  • Clarence H. Howard Memorial Award (Most Outstanding Local Chapter) – Winston-Salem Jaycees
  • Blue Chip Status for 2012 (Chapter Detailed Business Plan) – Winston-Salem Jaycees
  • Dennis Hamilton Memorial Award (Best State Flagship Program) – Winston Salem Jaycees, Monica Morgan
  • Heidi Juttner Memorial Award (Outstanding Local Vice President) – Winston-Salem Jaycees, Kevin Matthies
  • Charles Kulp, Jr. Memorial Award (Most Outstanding Local President) – Winston-Salem Jaycees, Katie Taylor
  • JJCI Conference of the Americas (Most Outstanding Local President – North, Central and South America) – Winston-Salem Jaycees, Katie Taylor
    • At World Congress in Rio (Nov 4 – 9, 2013), Katie will be eligible to compete against three other 2012 chapter presidents for the 2012 Outstanding JCI chapter president award.

State Awards

  • 1st Semester: 1st place in Parade of Chapters – Winston-Salem Jaycees
  • 1st Semester: Top Growth Chapter (+ 15) – Winston-Salem Jaycees

Individual Awards

  • NC All Star Team (Chairman Of the Board) – Katie Taylor
  • NC All Star Team (Vice President) – Sterling Bollinger
  • NC All Star Team (Treasurer) – Scott Underwood
  • Passport to Civic Leadership (10th Degree) – Monica Morgan

Competition Winners

  • First Timers – Maggie Wessell
  • Speak Up (Novice) – Scott Underwood
  • Speak Up (Master) – Kimberly Hunter
  • Mungenast Memorial Award Finalist (Family of the Year) – Suzanne Ferguson
  • C. William Brownfield Memorial Award Finalist (under 18 months as a Jaycee) – Maria Burke
  • John H. Armbruster Memorial Award Finalist (over 18 months as a Jaycee) – Sharon Reiss

 

Project Awards

The projects (CPGs/Chairman Planning Guides or SPE/Single Project Entries) were not judged at mid-year convention. These were judged & awarded at the LOC (Local Officer’s College) on Nov 9, 2013 & presented to the membership at the General Membership Meeting on Nov 25, 2013.

  • Christmas Cheer – chaired by Amy Zambor and Sharon Reiss
    • 1st Semester (Div 5-8) – 1st place – Community / Community & Charity Fundraising
    • 1st Semester (Sweepstakes winner – across all divisions in state) – 1st place – Community / Community & Charity Fundraising
  • CPS-3 Cancer Study – chaired by Sharon Reiss
    • 1st Semester (Div 5-8) – 1st place – International / International Development
    • 1st Semester (Sweepstakes winner – across all divisions in state) – 1st place – International / International Development
  • Job Resource Fair – chaired by Sharon Reiss
    • 1st Semester (Div 5-8) – 1st place – Individual / Individual Development
    • 1st Semester (Sweepstakes winner – across all divisions in state) – 1st place – Individual / Individual Development
  • Spring Membership Drive – chaired by Maria Burke
    • 1st Semester (Div 5-8) – 1st place – Individual / Membership Recruitment
    • 1st Semester (Sweepstakes winner – across all divisions in state) – 1st place – Individual / Membership Recruitment
  • KickOff Party – Mardi Gras – chaired by Nikki Miller-Ka
    • 1st Semester (Div 5-8) – 2nd place – Individual / Membership Recruitment
    • 1st Semester (Sweepstakes winner – across all divisions in state) – 2nd place – Individual / Membership Recruitment

Click here to see how we did at the 2012 Year-End convention (in Feb 2013).