(Welcome to Junior Achievement of Acadiana!)
Volunteering with Junior Achievement is a great way to get your company more involved within our community!
To get involved or learn more, please contact us. Office phone: 337-266-8202 - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
To ask about programs in your school or to volunteer, contact our Education Manager, June DeBaillon. Phone: 337-266-8231 Email: email@example.com
2017 Junior Achievement of Acadiana Business Hall of Fame
SAVE THE DATE! The 2017 Junior Achievement of Acadiana Business Hall of Fame will be held on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 in the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Student Union Ballroom.
Laureates are recognized for a lifetime of achievement, and business awards are presented to distinguish individuals for the prior year's accomplishments. Award categories include: Friend of Business (The Richard E. Baudoin, Jr. Award), Small Business of the Year, and Large Business of the Year, Business Person of the Year, Rising Young Business Person, and Start Up Business of the Year.
Nominations: We appreciate nominations from our community which includes the parishes of Acadia, Allen, Evangeline, Iberia, Jeff Davis, Lafayette, St. Landry, St. Martin, and Vermilion.
Please follow this link to submit a nomination: JA Acadiana Business Hall of Fame Nominations. Nominations are due by January 25, 2017.
Sponsors: Your support helps us bring JA financial literacy programs to more students in Acadiana. If you would like to sponsor the Business Hall of Fame or any of our programs, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information on the Junior Achievement of Acadiana Business Hall of Fame, follow this link.
JA Acadiana 2016 Bowl-A-Thon
Our 2016 Bowl-a-Thon was held Saturday, November 12, 2016 at Lafayette Lanes. A great time was had by all and the costumes were wonderful! One of our board members was incognito for quite some time! Follow the link to see pictures from this year's event: JA Acadiana Bowl-a-Thon 2016 Photos
Junior Achievement's Bowl-A-Thon is a fundraising event where JA partners come together to raise money for JA student programs in a fun teambuilding atmosphere. More than 125 bowlers will come together for a day of FUN with door prizes, raffles, and awards all for a great cause!
Click here to go to the event page.
Welcome to our New Advisory Board Members
We would like to extend a warm welcome to our new Advisory Board members and a welcome back to our returning members. Please see the attached press release for more information. We look forward to an outstanding year with the support of our Advisory Board members.
Our 2015-2016 Year In Review
Thank you to all of our supporters and volunteers who helped empower young people to own their economic success. We couldn't do it without you!
Click here for our Year In Review and our upcoming pilot program, "Get Hired, Stay Hired."