The Central Woodward Junior Chamber is an organization which provides young people ages 21 to 40 development opportunities that empower them to create positive change. The Central Woodward Junior Chamber is part of the Junior Chamber International.
Our Mission Statement
To provide development opportunities that empower young professionals to create positive change within themselves and our communities.
Our Vision Statement
We will be recognized as the organization of choice for young professionals in our communities. We will achieve this by:
– Setting exemplary standards for local leadership and service through active, constructive projects.
– Encouraging camaraderie and growth among our members.
– Demonstrating social responsibility in our community.
To create positive change within our organization and communities by providing young people with an organization of shared values through personal and professional development, social and cultural diversity, networking, and community improvement.
Our chapter is full of bright, vibrant young professionals creating positive change and having fun doing it! The Central Woodward Junior Chamber represents many career paths and its members live in Royal Oak, Clawson, Berkley, Ferndale and the surrounding communities. Our chapter is well balanced among social events, community projects, individual development, management projects and international opportunities.
Royal Oak had a chapter that disbanded about 15 years ago. Laura Broski started forming the chapter in late spring of 2003.
The Central Woodward Junior Chamber is officially charted under the legal name of the Royal Oak Jaycees in July of 2003 with 20 members – the charter members.