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JA of Central Carolinas EVENTS

At Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas, we host a number of events throughout the year to help support our mission and purpose of helping students identify, navigate, and achieve a fulfilled future. Whether you'd like to get involved on an individual level or as a business through event sponsorship, we offer numerous ways to invest in Junior Acheivement, all while having fun!

North Carolina Business Hall of Fame

North Carolina Business Hall of Fame

When: November 14th, 2019
Where: The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Celebrate men and women from across the state who have impacted our economic landscape and exhibit the same qualities Junior Achievement seeks to instill in students with this historic event. You may purchase a table or tickets by clicking the button below. For Sponsorship opportunities, please contact Lindsay Rodolico

JA Inspire

JA Inspire

When: December 3rd, 2019
Where: The Park Expo
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Not all students receive career guidance and mentorship. This special event offers local eighth graders the opportunity to learn explore career paths across all industries with caring mentors who help them identify their plan for a fulfilled professional future.

Taste of Success

Taste of Success

When: February 8th, 2020
Where: Junior Achievement's TowneBank Opportunity HQ
Time: 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.

February can be dreary, but not at JA! Join us for a fun-filled Saturday afternoon at the inaugural Taste of Success event, highlighting some of the best restaurants, breweries, and wine selections Charlotte has to offer!

Leading Ladies

Leading Ladies

When: March 3rd, 2020
Where: Microsoft Charlotte Campus
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

The percentage of women in C-Suite roles nationally is a dismal one in four. Through Leading Ladies, we're teaming up with women from across the Charlotte area to inspire and prepare young ladies to consider executive-level business careers and business ownership.

Community Bowl-a-Thon

Community Bowl-a-Thon

When: March 12th, 2020
Where: 10 Park Lanes
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Looking for a fun team-building activity that makes an impact? Join other companies and community members for some friendly competition at the lanes to benefit Junior Achievement.

Spring Golf Classic

Spring Golf Classic

When: April 20th, 2020
Where: Ballantyne Country Club

This exclusive golf-outing is attended by top-level executives from across the Charlotte region, offering a premier atmosphere to build relationships with customers, prospects, and community leaders.

Casual for a Cause

Casual for a Cause

When: Ongoing

Looking for a way to have fun at the office? We make it easy for your team to get creatively casual to support Junior Achievement's local work. 

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    -Junior Achievement Student
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    -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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