Volunteer with Junior Achievement



 Out of an abundance of caution, Junior Achievement of Central Florida volunteer programs are currently postponed until further notice. If you have any questions, please contact  Sarah Tareco, JACF Director of Programs at stareco@jacentralfl.org, or by phone at 407-270-4968. Thank you for your continued support.

Volunteers and volunteer programs are currently postponed at this time. 


JA Finance Park Virtual


Junior Achievement of Central Florida (JACF) is looking for volunteers to serve as guest speakers in 12th grade classrooms in our partnership with Orange County Public Schools and the School District of Osceola County. FPV provides the supplemental curriculum that satisfies the required personal financial literacy component embedded in 12th grade Economics with Financial Literacy courses. The program teaches important financial and life skills, with topics including Paying for Postsecondary Education and Identity Theft. 

For more information, please contact Aaron Kowalski, Director, JA Finance Park Virtual at akowalski@jacentralfl.org or by phone at 407-270-4969.


Spring 2020 Dates:

Topic: Ways to Pay for Postsecondary Education

Topic: Identity Theft



7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. – Each class period is about 50 minutes in length; signing up for more than one class is encouraged!


You choose the school and the the time (50 minute class periods)

Work Description

  • A PPT is provided to you when signing up – No additional training required!
  • Ideal for individuals wanting to make an impact on rising graduates, wanting to hone their presentation skills, or become more at ease with public speaking in general.

Sign ups will be released early January 2020.


                                         JA Weekly Programs


Junior Achievement of Central Florida is looking for volunteers to facilitate weekly programs at Crooms Academy of Information Technology, South Seminole Academy, and Teague Middle School this coming Spring 2020. With weekly visits to the same classroom for either 5, 6, or 7 weeks, volunteers are able to share their professional knowledge and lead hands-on activities as middle and high school students learn the basic concepts of business, economics, and how education is relevant to the workplace.

For more information, contact Sarah Tareco, JACF Director of Programs at stareco@jacentralfl.org, or by phone at 407-270-4968.


Crooms Academy of Information Technology – 2200 Historic Goldsboro Blvd., Sanford, Florida 32771

Program Offerings:

JA Career Success -This is a 7-lesson program is condensed into 5 weeks.

Program Dates for Periods 1, 3, 5, and 7.

  • Wednesday, March 25
  • Friday, April 3
  • Friday, April 10
  • Friday, April 17
  • Wednesday, April 22

Program Dates for Periods 2, 4, and 6

  • Thursday, March 26
  • Friday, April 3
  • Friday, April 10
  • Friday, April 17
  • Thursday, April 23

Sign Up for JA Career Success at Crooms AOIT


JA Personal Finance - 5-week program

Program Dates:

  • Friday, March 27
  • Friday, April 3
  • Friday, April 10
  • Friday, April 17
  • Friday, April 24

Sign Up for JA Personal Finance at Crooms AOIT


Teague Middle School – 1350 McNeil Road, Altamonte Springs, Florida 32714

Program Offerings

Program Dates:

  • Friday, February 28, 2020
  • Friday, March 6, 2020
  • Friday, March 27, 2020
  • Friday, April 3, 2020
  • Friday, April 10, 2020
  • Friday, April 17, 2020

South Seminole Academy - 101 S. Winter Park Drive, Casselberry, Florida 32707

Program Offerings

Program Dates:
Monday, February 24, 2020

  • Friday, March 2, 2020
  • Friday, March 9, 2020
  • Friday, March 23, 2020
  • Friday, March 30, 2020
  • Friday, April 6, 2020

Sign Up for Weekly Programs at South Seminole Academy