JA salutes committed volunteers for service to students

As the new school year gets rolling, Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass paused to thank its volunteers who have given five, 10, and 15 years of service educating students about workforce...

April is JA Month in Kentucky!

We are so proud to announce that April 2017 has been declared Junior Achievement Month in Kentucky. In honor of all Kentucky Junior Achievement regional offices (Louisville, Lexington, Bowling...

Junior Achievement honors Fayette teacher, top volunteers

Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass saluted its volunteers and thanked teachers and other supporters at the annual Adopt-A-School & Community Partners Breakfast Reception, held April 12 in...

Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass Receives $25,000 Grant from Bechtel Group Foundation

Bechtel is partnering with Junior Achievement Worldwide to deliver programs to students around the world to achieve both local engagement and global impact through the “ Bechtel Building Future...

Sandersville fifth-graders practice real life in JA BizTown

Sandersville fifth-graders practice real life in JA BizTown Author: Tammy L. Lane Sandersville Elementary fifth-graders walked in bigger shoes during their JA BizTown simulation day,...

JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT HONORS FOUR BUSINESS LEADERS IN 2017 WITH INDUCTION INTO THE BLUEGRASS BUSINESS HALL OF FAME

junior Achievement Honors FOUR Business Leaders in 2017 With Induction Into ThE Bluegrass Business Hall of Fame Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass proudly announces the following...

JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF THE BLUEGRASS ANNOUNCES GRANT FROM THE HONORABLE ORDER OF KY COLONELS

Junior Achievement of The Bluegrass Announces Grant from the Honorable Order of KY Colonels Lexington, KY — Junior Achievement offices across Kentucky are the recipients of a 2016...

UPS Foundation Awards $7,200 Grant to JA of the Bluegrass

Contact: Ron Wigglesworth Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass 859-219-2423 ron@jalexington.org UPS Foundation Awards $7,200 Grant to JA of the Bluegrass To Expand JA Entrepreneurial...

Junior Achievement praises volunteers for service to schools

Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass invited volunteers to a thank-you luncheon Aug. 16 at the central offices of Fayette County Public Schools, whose students benefit greatly from the...

Junior Achievement Unveils Plans for JA BizTown/JA Finance Park

Junior Achievement Unveils Plans for JA BizTown/JA Finance Park In partnership with the Fayette County Public Schools, Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass will transform approximately...

Junior Achievement Announces the 2016 Volunteer and Teacher of the Year

Junior Achievement Announces the 2016 Volunteer and Teacher of the Year Because of their overwhelming history of service to Junior Achievement and our students, two women have been...

2016 Bluegrass Apprentice Competition

LOCAL TEENS PREPARE TO COMPETE IN JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT’S BLUEGRASS APPRENTICE COMPETITION PRESENTED BY AT&T Lexington, KY — Today, Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass, Inc. (JA)...

Local entrepreneurs show high schoolers how it’s done

Freshmen and sophomores taking the Business Principles class soaked up valuable strategies from professionals visiting Tates Creek High School during JA Entrepreneurship Week. Super Soul founder...

2015 Be Entrepreneurship Week

Junior Achievement of The Bluegrass Puts Local entrepreneurs in Fayette County Classrooms Lexington, KY — Junior Achievement of The Bluegrass, Inc. (JAB) announced today that...

JA Newsletter - September 2015

JA Volunteers Needed For the fall 2015 semester school year, 150 Junior Achievement classes are still in need of a JA volunteer . This number is continuing to grow each day! With that...

Kentucky Colonels from all over the world are partnering with Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass

  Kentucky Colonels from all over the world are partnering with Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass to improve the lives of those living in this community. On September 9th,...

JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF THE BLUEGRASS AND BECHTEL WORK TOGETHER TO BUILD FUTURE LEADERS

Partnership offers programs in Madison County to help shape the future of today’s youth in a global economy Bechtel employees will work with Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass (JA) to...

Caulk praises Junior Achievement volunteers’ contributions

Superintendent Emmanuel “Manny” Caulk stopped by the Junior Achievement volunteer appreciation luncheon to thank the dozens of professionals for their time and service to Fayette County Public...

JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT USA® AND THE TACO BELL® FOUNDATION FOR TEENS™ TEAM UP TO IMPROVE GRADUATION RATES IN LAUREL COUNTY

  Lexington, KY — Junior Achievement USA ® and the Taco Bell ® Foundation for Teens™ have partnered to inspire, educate and raise graduation rates among London and Corbin...