Events

9 to 5 Musical at San Diego Musical Theatre

This month's show will raise awareness about JA programs.

We hope you will join us in February for the 9 to 5 Musical at the San Diego Musical Theatre (SDMT). We hope you will join us in February for the 9 to 5 Musical at the San Diego Musical Theatre (SDMT). JA has been selected as a SDMT partner. This collaboration will raise funds and promote awareness about JA programs during the shows. It runs Feb 10 – February 26. Don’t wait. Get your ticket now. This collaboration will raise awareness about JA programs to their audiences during the shows. It runs Feb 10 – February 26. Don’t wait. Get your ticket now. Read More

FEBRUARY 24, 2017

San Diego High School Hospitality Conference & Career Fair

Hospitality Industry Opens Doors to Host 400 High School Students

San Diego’s hospitality industry will open its doors to host 400 high school students for the 19th Annual Hospitality Conference and Career Fair on Thursday, Feb. 16. The conference will be held at Golden Hall, located at 202 C Street, San Diego from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. (PST). Read More

FEBRUARY 16, 2017

2017 Pitch Fest Competition

756 Students Are Ready to Start Their Journey

Over the next 13 weeks, 700 students from 12 high schools representing 7 school districts will begin their journey for the 2017 JA Company Program competition. JA Company Program, a hallmark of JA dating back to 1919, begins in the classroom as students create a product or service under the guidance of a JA mentor. The program allows students to start and manage their own business from the ground-up. The next stop for the teen teams is Pitch Fest on Monday, March 20. The event will be held at SDG&E’s Energy Innovation Center in Clairemont Mesa. Read More

MARCH 20, 2017

JA Stock Market Challenge

Stock Market Challenge

This is a brand new event for JA San Diego! Giant screens, frenzied traders, the latest in technology and 90 days of simulated trading condensed into 2 hours. The JA Stock Market Challenge is a live stock market simulation competition, featuring teams of adults who compete to see who can grow their initial $500,000 investment into the largest net worth “mock” stock portfolio. Read More

MAY 2, 2017

Are You JA? Share your JA Alumni story today!

Junior Achievement (JA) of San Diego County is celebrating January as JA Alumni Month.

Are You JA? Share your JA Alumni story today! Junior Achievement (JA) of San Diego County is celebrating January as JA Alumni Month. The initiative is an effort to reconnect with millions of people who participated in Junior Achievement programs while in grades K -12 since the organization's founding in 1919. Please reconnect with JA by calling our office at (619) 682-5155 or email kzimsky@jasandiego.org Read More

JANUARY 18, 2017