JA Blog

Thank You for Supporting JA on #GivingTuesday

Become A Champion for Youth

Thank you for supporting JA on #GivingTuesday by growing your gift through the Champions for Youth campaign. The global giving campaign raised nearly $2,000 to support JA's mission to impact 81,500 students this year by teaching them how to get a job, start a business and manage their money. Read More

NOVEMBER 28, 2017

Renewed Partnership Brings 1,718 Coronado Students JA's Programs

Junior Achievement announces a renewed partnership with the Coronado Unified School District. The collaboration will bring JA’s financial literacy program to 1,718 students across the District. Read More

NOVEMBER 28, 2017

LPL Volunteers Make An Impact

We are proud to partner with LPL Financial to bring the lessons of “JA Career Success” to 65 Hoover High seniors during a one-day interactive symposium this month. The students worked closely with LPL professionals to explore various career paths and to learn how to apply critical thinking skills during a job interview. Read More

OCTOBER 31, 2017

Board Spotlight: Jan Marshall

“Our kids are the key to our future and JA gets kids ready for the real world by delivering knowledge and experiential learning on important life skills, like budget management,” said new JA Board Member, Jan Marshall, VP & Chief Information Officer at Cubic Corporation. "They deliver the programs in a way that is fun and more importantly, kids remember.” It is with great pleasure, we recognize Jan Marshall as the JA Board Spotlight this month. Read More

OCTOBER 31, 2017

Board Spotlight: Amy Winhoven

It is with great pleasure we recognize Amy Winhoven as the Board Spotlight this month. Amy is the SVP and Head of Strategic Planning at i.d.e.a., one of the leading marketing and branding agencies in San Diego. The young mom has been a dedicated supporter of Junior Achievement since her high school days. Read More

SEPTEMBER 30, 2017