Join us for these upcoming events!

Hall of Fame

May 1, 2017

Established in 1984, the Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame recognizes and honors local businessmen and women who have embraced the spirit of entrepreneurship in our community.


June 2017

Junior Achievement's long-running Bowl-A-Thon is a multi-day fundraiser during which hundreds of people enjoy bowling, prizes, music and camaraderie at bowling centers in the New Orleans, Northshore, and Bayou areas. We bring together companies that support and believe in the mission of Junior Achievement to raise money to expand Junior Achievement programs locally. Register as a member of a team from your company or group, with a team goal of securing donations from vendors, friends, family, neighbors, and colleagues. For 2017 bowling dates please contact Gail Smith at   

City Stars Soirée

October 6, 2017


Crescent City Corporate Championship Golf Tournament

October 27, 2017

Hosted by Blessey Marine Services and held at Beau Chene Country Club in Mandeville, this golf tournament is a prestigious event to build client relationships for participants while raising funds for Junior Achievement programs.    

Fogo de Chao Dine Out

April 25, 2017

Fogo de Chão is opening its doors to help support Junior Achievement of Greater New Orleans by offering a special JA Churrasco Dinner Package.


GiveNOLA Day

May 2, 2017

GiveNOLA Day is a 24-hour online giving event hosted by the Greater New Orleans Foundation designed to raise as much money as possible for local nonprofits in a single day. This community-wide event celebrates the spirit of giving and the collective effort it takes to strengthen our community by raising critical funds for local nonprofits.


"Play for JA"


Play for JA is an opportunity that allows JA supporters a fun and easy way to raise funds for JA's K-12 financial education programs. Funds are raised through team-building activities, client entertainment or just an overall fun time, this is the perfect event for any size organization. Contact Gail Smith at for more details.