JA Blog

MiraCosta College Professor Honored as JA's North County Volunteer of the Year

With her passion and dedication, the MiraCosta College Professor has helped JA reached a record-breaking 80,344 students this year.

JA is delighted to recognize Delores Loedel as “JA Volunteer of the Year” for North County- Coastal. With her passion and dedication, the MiraCosta College Professor has helped JA reached a record-breaking 80,344 students this year. To celebrate the successful school year, we asked Professor Loedel to share her passion. Read More

JULY 31, 2017

Volunteer Spotlight: Bob Cange

We are delighted to recognize Bob Cange as an outstanding JA Volunteer of the Year. Thank you for making difference with your passion, dedication, and expertise to the youth we serve at Misson Fed JA Finance Park.

We are delighted to recognize Bob Cange as "JA Volunteer of the Year." Thank you Bob for making difference with your passion, dedication, and expertise to the youth we serve at Misson Fed JA Finance Park. To celebrate the successful 2016-2017 school year, we caught up with Bob to chat about his motivations and experiences to serve as a volunteer with Junior Achievement. Read More

JULY 27, 2017

Shark Tank Fun at JA BizTown Camp

Campers show-off their entrepreneurial spirit.

Summertime is a special time at JA, as we host nearly 300 students at the McGrath Family JA BizTown Summer Camp. One of the highlights of the program is the “shark-tank” competition. This is when campers get a chance to show-off their entrepreneurial spirit. Read More

JULY 25, 2017

Summer Camp Fun At JA Finance Park

Campers had a blast at the Mission Fed JA Finance Park Summer Camp. The one-week program is designed to prepare young adults for career and financial success. Some of the highlights include: Read More

JULY 12, 2017

Board Spotlight

We thank our departing Board Members for their years of service and leadership as we say good-bye to Wendy Gillespie, Ken Schmitt and Sandy Shippey.

We thank our departing Board Members for their years of service and leadership as we say good-bye to Wendy Gillespie, Ken Schmitt and Sandy Shippey. All three are resigning from the JA Board of Directors this month.Thank you Wendy, Ken and Sandy for the countless hours, passion and energy you have devoted to JA over the years. Read More

JUNE 23, 2017