This week marks the end of summer for thousands of San Diego students as they head back to school. The beginning of a new school year is always a very exciting time however, a new study shows that it can also be a very expensive time, especially for parents. According to a recent JA USA survey, one-in-five (20%) of teens said their parents or guardians face financial problems when paying for school supplies. Read MoreSEPTEMBER 1, 2016
Junior Achievement’s San Diego Business Hall of Fame event honors prominent members of the local business community for both their professional accomplishments and their invaluable contributions to our community. Read MoreJULY 29, 2016
Thanks to the generous support of One San Diego over 100 students from Kimbrough Elementary will receive scholarships to attend the popular McGrath Family JA Biz Town on Friday, June 24San Diego Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer will be working alongside Kimbrough’s 5th grade Mayor as they run the thriving mini-city for the day. Media is invited to interview students, San Diego Mayor and JA staff Friday, June 24 from 12:10 P.M. – 1:00 P.M.
Thanks to the generous support of One San Diego, students from Kimbrough Elementary will receive scholarships to attend the popular McGrath Family JA BizTown on Friday, June 24. Special guest Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer and the One San Diego team will be “working” alongside Kimbrough’s 4th and 5th grade students as they are challenged to run the thriving mini-city for the day. Read MoreJUNE 23, 2016
Junior Achievement and San Ysidro School District join forces to prepare and inspire the next generation of leadersSDG&E Energy Detective
SAN DIEGO-- Junior Achievement (JA) will host a press conference to announce a new partnership with the San Ysidro School District on Thursday, June 2 from 10 A.M. to 11.30 A.M. at Ocean View Hills Elementary School. The collaboration will bring JA’s financial literacy program to over 4,000 students across seven elementary and middle schools this year. Read MoreJUNE 1, 2016