JA Blog

JA Teen Ambassadors are Bringing Holiday Joy to a local Family

The JA staff and Teen Ambassadors are bringing some holiday cheer to one local family by adopting a single mom and her four young children through the UCSD’s Operation Santa program. Our team raised $600, providing a holiday meal, groceries and lots of gifts for entire family. Read More

DECEMBER 24, 2016

LPL Financial and JA Prepare High School Seniors for Career Success

LPL Financial and Junior Achievement partnered to bring the “JA Career Success” curriculum to 75 Hoover High School students for a one-day symposium hosted at National University. The program allowed seniors to work closely and interact with LPL business professionals to explore fundamental elements of career success. Students learned valuable skills to find their perfect job, including writing resumes, cover letters and interviewing techniques. Read More

DECEMBER 14, 2016

Seeking New Volunteers with New Referral Incentive Program!

Now more than ever your continued support as a JA volunteer is needed.

With the new school year, JA's goal is to impact over 75,000 students throughout San Diego County, a 20% increase over last year. So now more than ever your continued support as a JA volunteer is needed. Read More

NOVEMBER 21, 2016

Junior Achievement and San Diego Unified School District Announce New Historic Partnership to Impact 7,000 Students this Year

Collaboration brings every 10th grader to Mission Fed JA Finance Park to teach them how to plan for career and financial success after high school

Junior Achievement and San Diego Unified School District announce new historic partnership to impact 7,000 students this year. Collaboration brings every 10th grader to Mission Fed JA Finance Park to teach them how to plan for career and financial success after high school. Read More

OCTOBER 19, 2016

Celebrating Junior Achievement’s Annual Business Hall of Fame 2016 Laureates

Visionary leaders honored for outstanding business and community impact in San Diego

On Tuesday, September 27th, Junior Achievement of San Diego County hosted the 28th Business Hall of Fame at Fairmont Grand Del Mar. Sponsored by Jack in the Box Foundation, the inspiring event recognized these outstanding business and philanthropic leaders. Read More

SEPTEMBER 30, 2016