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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.

Volunteers

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

Partners

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:

Program Resources

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

Learn More about Program Resources

Donate

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.

Donate

JA of New York Spotlight

View the details for JA Finance Park (Virtual)

JA Finance Park (Virtual)

Grades: 7-12

JA Finance Park Virtual includes a virtual culminating experience for students who have completed the educator-led curriculum. Students put into practice what they've learned by developing and committing to a personal budget. The JA Finance Park Virtual simulation has been fully redeveloped, with a brand-new experience that offers two implementation options: entry level for middle school students and advanced for high school students.
(Grades 7-12)

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JA Finance Park (Virtual)
View the details for JA Inspire Virtual

JA Inspire Virtual

Grades: 6-12

JA Inspire Virtual is more than a career fair, it brings together the business community and local schools and is designed to help launch students into their futures: high school, college, and careers beyond. Within the virtual experience, students attend webinars and presentations, explore career booths, and interact with career speakers. (Grades 6-12)

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JA Inspire Virtual
32232
Students Reached Locally
2020-2021
1236
Classes Locally
2020-2021
1302
Volunteers Locally
2020-2021
178
Schools Reached Locally
2020-2021
164187
Contact Hours Locally
2020-2021

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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