About Our Office

Located in the Roanoke Valley, Junior Achievement of Southwest Virginia educates and inspires young people to value free enterprise, business, and economics to be workforce ready and improve the quality of their lives.

Key Initiatives:

  • Programs and Volunteers
  • Awareness
  • Business Process

Basic Beliefs:

  • Integrity - High Ethical Standards
  • Respect - Value Diverse Thoughts
  • Excellence - Focused Leadership, Performance & Innovation

Climate (Market Summary):

  • Seventeen Counties
  • K-12 (124,444 students)
  • Serving 5.3% student base
  • 24 districts/264 schools/80 JA
  • 20 Average Class Size

Counties Served:

  • Alleghany
  • Bland
  • Botetourt
  • Carroll
  • Craig
  • Floyd
  • Franklin
  • Giles
  • Grayson
  • Henry
  • Montgomery
  • Patrick
  • Pulaski
  • Roanoke
  • Rockbridge
  • Smyth
  • Wythe

Cities Served:

  • Buena Vista
  • Covington
  • Galax
  • Lexington
  • Martinsville
  • Radford
  • Roanoke
  • Salem

We are very excited about our program offerings, volunteers and the business community. It is the desire of Junior Achievement of Southwest Virginia to have you play a part in next 90 years. Visit our pages for a glimpse of the economic education lessons for Southwest Virginia.