JA Free Enterprise Society

The Free Enterprise Society recognizes individuals who demonstrate outstanding support in helping Junior Achievement of Central Florida inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy.  The Free Enterprise Society encourages new supporters to become involved with Junior Achievement and existing supporters to increase their current levels of individual contribution.  Members of the Free Enterprise Society perpetuate the free enterprise system by helping JA advance work readiness, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy to youth around the world.

As a member of the Free Enterprise Society you will be recognized by JA USA's President and CEO, be included in the JA USA annual publication, The Registry and in JA USA's Annual Report.

Membership is provided to individuals and families who have made gifts of $10,000 or more between July 1 and June 30 each year either directly or through a private family foundation.  Gifts can be cash or other assets valued at $10,000 or more.  Qualifying gifts cannot be from companies, corporations, or public foundations and matching gifts from companies do not qualify in meeting the required level for recognition.

The names listed below have been supporters since 7/1/16.


Legacy Level - Gifts of $1 million or More Over a Donor's Lifetime

Dr. Phillips Charities

Richard and Marie Egerton


President Level - Gifts of $25,000 to $49,999 between July 1 and June 30 of any year

The Martin-Andersen-Gracia Anderson Foundation, Inc.

Elizabeth A. Sterchi


Entrepreneur Level - Gifts of $10,000 to $24,999 between July 1 and June 30 of any year

A. Friends' Foundation Trust

Daniel P. Cockerell

Phil and Priscilla Fretwell

The Joe and Sarah Galloway Foundation

Pat and Audrey Knipe

Harry P. Leu Foundation

The Chesley G. Magruder Foundation

The Smarter Tomorrow Foundation, Inc.