Inspire and prepare young people to succeed

Junior Achievement Helps Prepare Today's Students for a Bright Future

How you can get started

Junior Achievement of New York provides several ways that you can get involved whether you’re someone looking to volunteer, part of a district or school looking for educational materials, or part of an business looking to help us expand the reach of our mission.


In-person or Virtual you can Volunteer with Junior Achievement and make a profound difference in the youth of our community.

Volunteers, begin here

Schools and Parents

Junior Achievement provides activities, guides, thought leadership and lots of additional resources to support learning.

Schools and Parents, begin here


Junior Achievement partners with corporations and individuals to fund the programs that are delivered to our local students.

Partners, begin here

Online resources for Teachers and Parents

With schools closing, Junior Achievement is providing online resources to teachers and parents. We are doing this so our kids can spend more time planning for and dreaming about tomorrow, and less time worrying about today. We are committed to doing this until we can all be certain again. Here are two ways you can support this effort:


I want to support Junior Achievement of New York in the effort to provide free online resources to teachers and parents with a gift to my local JA.


Program Resources

I am a teacher, parent or student looking for stand-alone activities, facilitator guides, or ancillary resources that support learning.

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JA of New York Spotlight

JA Trivia-Thon Logo

  Where: Virtual

A Trivia-Thon is a chance to virtually connect and compete against your coworkers in a game of trivia, all while raising funds in support of Junior Achievement of New York's programs.

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View the details for 2021 Leadership Awards Gala

2021 Leadership Awards Gala

  Where: Gotham Hall
 When: Tuesday, November 16, 2021 6:00 PM

The 2021 Leadership Awards Gala is a chance for us to come together to recognize our amazing community of supporters throughout New York City!

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Our Credentials

Junior Achievement consistently receives high grades for accountability and transparency.

ja of new york is member of the better business bureau   ja of new york is a member of charity navigator   ja of new york achieved the guidestar platinum seal of transparency   ja of new york is a member of great non profits

Select a button below to see how you or your organization can get involved with Junior Achievement of New York.

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