Empower the Future. Support JA Events!
JA of Central Virginia SPECIAL EVENTS
At JA of Central Virginia, we host several events throughout the year to raise money to support our programming. These events also engage the community in our efforts to reach students! Whether you'd like to get involved on an individual level or as a business through event sponsorship, we offer several ways for you to support our work while having a great time!
JA Pedal Palooza
Join us for our first inaugural JA Pedal Palooza! This family-friendly, casual event will bring together supporters to race to inspire and prepare our students. Participants will be able to race in pedal carts (imagine a go-kart mixed with a bike) while enjoying good company and good drinks from Hardywood. Tickets start at only $25 and children 12 and under are free!
JA Empower the Future Breakfast
This event celebrates JA of Central Virginia's impact in the community and showcases students who have experienced JA in their classrooms! Sponsorship opportunities are available.
JA Greater Richmond Business Hall of Fame
Since 1988, Junior Achievement of Central Virginia has annually recognized the most esteemed leaders of the area at the JA Greater Richmond Business Hall of Fame. The Laureate honorees have experienced business success and established a legacy of leadership within their industries and the community.
Help us find our 2020 Laureates by nominating an exceptional leader today. Nominations due Friday, August 16, 2019.
Bowl for JA
Bowl for JA is a great way to get your coworkers together for a fun time while raising funds to help JA of Central Virginia reach more students in our community! Sponsorship oppotunities are available.
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