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Donate to Equip More Students

As this year comes to a close, have you considered one last donation? Just $36 will equip a student with the skills needed to succeed in work and life. Without generous contributions from people like you, we wouldn’t have been able to impact the futures of students like: Rocco, a current JA Young Ambassador: Through […]

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#GivingTuesday 2016

Join the movement & give back This year, on Tuesday, November 29, Junior Achievement of Arizona is participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving. Lear year, more than 700,000 people in 70 countries came together to celebrate #GivingTuesday. Since it’s founding 2012, #GivingTuesday has inspired real change in communities around the world. This […]

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Help JA win $10K to serve more students in Southern Arizona!

Help Junior Achievement of Arizona win $10,000 and you could win autographed UofA prizes! Vantage West Credit Union is partnering with AZ Football Head Coach, Rich Rodriguez, Junior Achievement and seven other local nonprofits for Commitment to Community. Through this exciting partnership, JA could win a $10,000 grant, $2,500 or even $1,000 – any of which means we serve more students! Your […]

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Their Futures Begin With Us

With another school year behind us, education sometimes take a backseat to summer vacations, sports and making memories. But the truth is: real life experience is where students learn the most to prepare them for the future. Just listen to JA alumna, Mary, tell her story to 3TV this month: Mary is an example of […]

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JA Night at Jason’s Deli – May 20

Looking for an easy way to give back to Junior Achievement? Take your family out for dinner to Jason’s Deli on May 20!  Jason’s Deli is helping JA provide financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship education to Arizona youth. Jason’s Deli will donate up to 15% of each customers’ order to JA (at participating locations). […]

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Taking An Interest in the Local Community

Did you know that April is National Financial Literacy Month? In 2004, the United States Senate deemed financial literacy so important that it designated these 30 days to the cause. At Junior Achievement, we are dedicated to financial literacy education for youth every day of the year – it’s one of our core pillars. And […]

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So Much More Than a Tournament

On December 12, 2014, we had the honor of hosting our 20th anniversary JA Open for Business Golf Tournament. Call us nostalgic, but we are humbled to reflect on this staple event in the community and what has been accomplished as a result. During the last two decades, this event has raised nearly $5.5 million […]

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Give the Gift of A Better Future for AZ Students

In Arizona, there are more than 1 million students, kindergarten through high school. We must all do our part to prepare them to succeed by teaching them about money, careers and managing the economics of life. While most of us will spend nearly $800 on holiday gifts this season, please consider designating a small portion […]

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2014 Stock Market Challenge

THE JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT® STOCK MARKET CHALLENGE is a unique event that has professionals from companies all over Arizona coming together for a night of food, drink and friendly competition while supporting youth education in our community. Increase your company’s visibility and network with other top valley companies as you share in the excitement of this one of  a […]

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JAAZ Hula Bowl-A-Thons

The Junior Achievement Hula Bowl-A-Thon is a fun, easy way to support financial literacy education in Arizona.  They also make great team building and company outing events! A $20 registration fee per person covers two hours of unlimited bowling, shoe rental, a slice of pizza, and a refillable soft drink. Junior Achievement staff members plan and execute […]

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