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JA Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Peace and prosperity go hand-in-hand. That’s one reason why JA Worldwide, which represents all of Junior Achievement globally, has been….


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JA Impacts Boys & Girls Club Students with Summer Learning Programs

Just because school is out doesn’t mean the learning stops! At JA, we are reaching thousands of Arizona students this….


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JA Alumni Story: Colleen Jennings-Roggensack

“Without a doubt, I use the skills I learned in JA when working with my staff.” It’s not always easy….


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JA Volunteer Opportunities

Our volunteers are so valuable to our organization and we have several upcoming opportunities for volunteers to get involved. Check….


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2022 JA Teens & Personal Finance Survey

Introduction Junior Achievement USA and Citizens collaborated on a survey to better understand teens’ perspectives on rising education costs, as….


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What it Means to Be a Leader: A JA Perspective

“Trusting, empathetic and supportive — each is fundamental to empowering a team to succeed.” Katherine Cecala, President of Junior Achievement….


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JA Alumni Story: Carol Cunningham

“I encourage the next generation to participate in JA to learn business skills you aren’t otherwise exposed to.” Carol Cunningham….


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JA Day Makes an Impact at Bethune Elementary

In November 2021, Bethune Elementary hosted a JA Day for their students. JA volunteers came into the classrooms and provided….


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The Importance of Career Readiness

Denise Ottenheimer is the CTE Marketing and DECA advisor for Centennial High School, and long-time partner of Junior Achievement. As….


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5 Tax Tips for 2021

Reallocating your tax dollars to local nonprofit organizations is a great way for you to positively impact your community and….


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18 Under 18 Nominations Open

Who is the best and brightest student you know? Now is your chance to nominate them for the highly-coveted JA….


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JA Alumni Story: Jessica Hibbetts

In 2009, Jessica Hibbetts was attending the 6th grade in Peoria, AZ, when she got an opportunity that would make….


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2021 JA Teens Back-to-School Survey: Hopes, Dreams, and Challenges for a Different School Year

A Challenging School Year Ahead The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic goes beyond the disruptions students experienced during the 2020-21….


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JA Receives Funding for 90,000 Students

The pandemic has brought on many challenges and changes for students, educators, and the nonprofits who seek to serve them…..


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JA Alum: Todd LaPorte

Todd LaPorte, CEO of HonorHealth, is helping to lead the COVID-19 efforts in our community. We are proud to say he’s….


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