JCI (Junior Chamber International) is one of the biggest worldwide non-political and non-sectarian youth service organizations. It is an international community of citizens between the ages of 18 to 40 with the aim and purpose of creating positive change in the world. The organization believes that these changes must result from one taking "collective action to improve themselves and the world around them."
In 1960, JCI Antigua was conceived by Mr. Ian Shoul, a Singer Sewing Machine Representative. The founding members included Mr. David Tuach, Mr. Stephen Shoul, Mr. Daniel Mendes (deceased), Mr. Peter Williams, Mr. Albert Richards (deceased), Mr. Conrad Shoul (deceased), Mr. Raymond Chaia