Here you will find a list of Business Associations representing a wide range of sectoral interests such as: Taxi Associations, Agriculture Associations, Bee Farmers Associations, Organic Farmers Associations, Technology Associations, Manufacturing Associations, to mention a few. This category list Caribbean Countries and The Diaspora Associations that focuses on Caribbean related businesses.
Kiwanis International is an international, coeducational service club founded in 1915. It is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Current membership is 240,000 members in 7,700 clubs in 80 nations. The average age is 57; the membership is 74% men and 26% women.
The name “Kiwanis” was coined from an Otchipew American Indian expression, "Nunc Kee-wanis", variously translated as "we trade," "we share our talents," "we make a noise," or "we meet." The organization's founders translated it as "We build,
Lions Clubs International, a service membership organization of 1,368,683 members world-wide, was founded in the United States on June 7, 1917 by Melvin Jones, a Chicago businessman. Jones asked, with regard to his colleagues, "What if these men who are successful because of their drive, intelligence and ambition, were to put their talents to work improving their communities?" Jones' personal code, "You can't get very far until you start doing something for somebody else," reminds many Lions of the importance of community service.
Freemasonry is sometimes called simply Masonry, and it refers to one of the oldest fraternal organizations in the world. Although there is much mystery and even freemason controversy surrounding Masonry, Freemasonry is simply a society of men based on specific moral and spiritual values. The men who belong to this organization are called Freemasons or Masons.
Although of a religious nature, Freemasonry is not a religion. It urges its members, however, to be faithful and devoted to their own religious beliefs.
Jamaica - Masonic Lodges
A professional association (also called a professional body, professional organization, or professional society) is usually a nonprofit organization
seeking to further a particular profession, the interests of individuals. Many professional bodies are involved in the development and monitoring of professional educational programs, and the updating of skills, engaged in that profession, and the public interest.
Rotary International is an organization of service clubs known as Rotary Clubs located all over the world. The stated purpose of the organization is to bring together business and professional leaders to provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world.
It is a secular organization open to all persons regardless of race, color, creed, gender, or political preference. There are 33,976 clubs and over 1.22 million members worldwide.