Volunteer Spotlight | Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass


Junior Achievement worked with over 22,555 students in the Central Kentucky area this 2016-17 school year. The business/education partnerships of JA are greatly enhanced by the volunteers who are willing to invest their time and resources on its behalf. At JA, we depend on our dedicated volunteers and appreciate their continued support. Our thanks to the following businesses who have given their employees time to volunteer in the classroom this year:


AAA Insurance
Aisin Automotive Casting, LLC
Al Torstrick Insurance
Altra Federal Credit Union
Ameriprise Financial
Analysts International Corporation
Apollo Oil
Appalachian Power
Aramark Uniform Service
ASH Media & Marketing
Association of Independent KY Colleges
    & Universities
Bank of Lexington
Bank of the Bluegrass
Baptist Health Corbin
Barr, Anderson & Roberts, PSC
BB&T Cromwell Insurance Agency
Bechtel Parsons Blue Grass
Berea College
Beta Alpha Psi
Bimbo Bakeries USA
Blackhawk Mining, LLC
Blue & Co., LLC
Blue Grass Chemical Activity
Bluegrass Community & Technical College
Bluegrass Family Health
Boyd County Family Resource Center - East
CACFP, Division of School & Community
Catlettsburg Elementary School
Central Bank & Trust
CHAN Healthcare
Chase Bank
Chenault & Hoge, Inc.
Churchill McGee, Inc.
Citizens Guaranty Bank
City National Bank
Clark County Community Services
Clark Energy Cooperative
Clark Material Handling
Commerce Lexington
Commonwealth Credit Union
Community Trust Bank
Conkwright Elementary School
ContinueCARE Hospital at Baptist Health Corbin
Creative Lodging Solutions
Cross Lanes Christian School
Crowe Horwath LLP
Cumberland Valley National Bank
Custom Data Processing
Dale Carneigie Training & International     Center Corp.
Davis H. Elliot Company
Delcotto Law Group PLLC
Dickinson Wrigth PLLC
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
Eagle Finance Company
Eastern Elementary School
Eastern Kentucky University - Libraries
Eastern Kentucky University - Students
Edward Jones Investments
Employment Plus
Energy Insurance Agency
Ertia Unlimited
Fair Housing Council
Farmers Bank & Capital Trust
Fayette County Public Schools
Fifth Third Bank
First Investors Corp.
First Presbyterian Church
First Security Bank
Fitzpatrick's Furniture and Appliances
Forcht Bank
Frankfort Chamber of Commerce
Frankfort Kiwanis Club
Frankfort Regional Medical Center
Franklin County Judge/Executive Office
Franklin County School District
Garrard Co. STLP
Georgetown Municpal Water & Sewer       Service
Grace Christian Church
Gray Construction
Harrison County ATC
Heritage Nursing & Rehab Facility
Highland Christian Church
Hilliard Lyons
Home Builders Association of Kentucky,         Inc.
Huntington National Bank
Hurst Music
IEM - Blue Grass Chemical Stockpile 
    Outreach Office
Johnson Controls Foamech
Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass, Inc.
K.A.T.S. Heating and Cooling
Keeneland Association, Inc.
Kentucky American Water Company
Kentucky Bank
Kentucky Board of Licensure for
    Long-Term Care
Kentucky Employees Credit Union
Kentucky Employers' Mutual Insurance
Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance
Kentucky Housing Corporation
Kentucky Innovation Network
Kentucky Refugee Ministries
Kentucky Utilities
Kinkead & Stilz
Kositzka, Wicks and Company
Kumon of Lexington - South 
KY State Government
Lafayette High School
Lemons Mill Elementary School
Lexington Diagnostic Center
Lexington Fayette Health Department
Lexington Fayette Urban County
Lexington Legends Baseball
Lexington Relocation
Lexington Rescue
Lexmark International
LFUCG, Division of Youth Services
Marksbury Family Foundation
Mazanec, Raskin & Ryder
McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie & Kirkland
McCloud Law Group
Merrill Lynch
Messer Contruction Company
Minuteman Press
Missing Link Managed Services, LLC
Mountain Rehabilitation Services, LLC
Mountjoy Chilton Medley LLP
Nicholson Insurance Agency
Park Community Federal Credit Union
Parker Hannifin Corporation O-Ring
PBI Bank
Peoples Exchange Bank
Pepsi Cola Bottling Company
PNC Bank
Ponderosa Elementary School
Powers Insurance Agency
PT Pros, Inc.
Raymond James Financial Services
Redboots Marketing
Republic Bank & Trust
Russell Cave Elementary School
Scott County Fire Department
Sherwin Williams Co.
Splatter Inc.
State Farm Insurance
Stoll Keenon Ogden, PLLC
Sturgill Turner Barker & Moloney, PLLC
The Kings Center
The Solarity Group
Thermal Equipment Sales Co., Inc.
Thomas D. Clark Center of KY History
Thomas & King
Toyota Motor Mfg. Kentucky, Inc.
Traditional Bank
Transylvania University
UK College of Law
UK Gatton College of Business
UK Markey Cancer Center
UK Student Volunteers
Unified Trust Company
United Bank
United States Attorney's Office
University of Kentucky
WeCare Medical, LLC
Wells Fargo
Whitaker Bank
White Hall Elementary School
Whitley County Government
Whitley County Health Department
Winchester Municipal Utilities
Woodforest National Bank
  • "Junior Achievement has given me a sense of what adults go through with budget issues."

    -Junior Achievement Student
  • "Junior Achievement reinforced concepts for me to remember later in life."

    -Junior Achievement Student
  • "I thought the experience was amazing. The presentation was unlike anything I've seen."

    -Junior Achievement Student
  • "I liked how the Junior Achievement volunteer explained his job to us."

    -Junior Achievement Student

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