Special Events

Junior Achievement's economic education programs are supported largely by our special fundraising events throughout the year. These events are not only great fun, but also an exciting way to support JA!
 

33rd Annual Bowlin' on the River Bowl-A-Thon
February 17-18 and 24-25, 2018
Additional dates available, contact JA for details

Lace up your bowling shoes and raise funds for JA! JA's largest fundraising event of the year is also one of the area's top team-building experiences. Companies and organizations from across the Mid-South form bowling teams and hit the lanes to enjoy raffle give-a-ways, music, trivia, and champagne! Learn more...

    

15th Annual Chick-fil-A 5K Race
September 3, 2018

The Chick-fil-A 5K, benefiting Junior Achievement, has grown to become one of the largest events of its kind in the region. Held in the city's beautiful downtown area, the exciting route features a spectacular view of the Mississippi River, Beale Street, and AutoZone Park.

More than just a race, the Chick-fil-A 5K includes fun for the entire family, including a Kid's Dash, music, great food, complimentary souvenir bags, and a Chick-fil-A sandwich for all participants! Learn more...

    

 

6th Annual JA Fall Bowl-A-Thon
October 2018 (dates to be announced)

The JA Fall Bowl-A-Thon enters its 6th year as we continue to welcome accounting, audit, legal, and tax firms to the bowling lanes for an afternoon of great fun!

Don't miss out on this exciting, team-building opportunity for your office. All proceeds benefit local K-12 economic education, while your company enjoys a bowling session filled with trivia, music, raffle give-a-ways, and champagne! Learn more...

    


Junior Achievement's special events are great for company team-building and offer wide visibility for your organization. To learn more about sponsorship opportunities or how your company can be involved, contact Ellen Celosky.