Academia de Liderazgo Universitario
JCI Manta, Ecuador
Working with other organizations, like this partnership between JCI Manta and JCI Quito Metropolitano, can help to advance the mission and values of JCI by creating stronger programs for members. The purpose of the University Leadership Academy helps to promote development of new skills for young participants by helping them adapt to new changes, inspire, motivate and participate in their community. The academy encourages the creation of university clubs, which helps young people stay active in the community and become interested in joining JCI. JCI Manta was awarded Best Inter-Organization Collaboration Project and Most Outstanding Local Project at the 2020 JCI Conference of America for their efforts.