In Memoriam: Marc De Bolle

This year we lost a JCI friend and former Staines Award winner Marc De Bolle, Senator 25000 and past-member of JCI Antwerpen. The JCI career of Marc: 1976 – 1978 President JCI Antwerpen 1978 – 1979 President JCI Belgium 1980 JCI Vice-President 1981 JCI Executive Vice-President 1981 JCI Representative European Union 1982 JCI Chairman Main … Continue reading

2015 winner JCI Staines Award

During the national conference of 2015 Vincent Dascotte was awarded with the prestiguous JCI Staines Award. To characterize Vincent, as a member and president he constantly built strong connections between several  external parties: with the city, with local entrepreneurs, with other cultures (a.o. the International House in Mons). He also helped to start JCI Burundi … Continue reading

2015 JCI Staines Memorial

42 years ago, on June 18 1972, a plane crashed near London, known as the Staines air disaster. A tragic accident where also 9 JCI friends died, coming back from the European Conference in Edinburgh. As every year, the JCI Staines Foundation likes to be present with a delegation, to honour our bond with the … Continue reading

Passing of Marc Melen

Last Tuesday we lost our friend Marc Melen. In 1985 Marc received The Staines Memorial Award. Marc was one of the founders of Jeune Chambre Économique de Basse-Meuse on June 1, 1977. He became president of of his chapter in 1980-1981. After that he also became president of JCI Belgium in 1983. Due to his … Continue reading

In memoriam Jan, Annemieke and Steven

Jan Noreilde, Annemieke Hakse and their son Steven were amongst the many casualties of the irresponsible attack on the Malaysian airplane MH17. Jan (Senator #60248) was regional president of JCI Vlaanderen in 1998-1999, president of JCI Brussel from 1994 to 1996 and founding president of JCI SenSe, a Flemish organisation for JCI seniors and senators. … Continue reading

Memorial 2013

41 years ago, on June 18 1972, a plane crashed near London, known as the Staines air disaster. A tragic accident where also 9 JCI friends died, coming back from the European Conference in Edinburgh. This year the JCI Staines Foundation likes to be present with a large delegation, to honour our bond with the … Continue reading

JCI European Conference 2013 in Monaco

From Wednesday May 28 to Sunday June 2 the JCI European Conference was held in Monaco. A magnificent location to gather many JCI members from all over Europe. It was the first ever sold-out conference ever, with 2,600 registrations. With a delegation of 386 members and senators JCI Belgium was the second largest! Jef Hendrickx, … Continue reading