JA Events are so Awesome!
JA of Chicago EVENTS
At JA of Chicago, 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!
Junior Achievement's year-round Bowl-A-Thon events bring together thousands of business professionals who represent over 40 Chicago companies to raise awareness and funds for JA.
Chicago Business Hall of Fame
In this prestigious event, Junior Achievement will be honoring influential, visionary leaders from the business community that have made a significant impact, created new opportunities, and elevated the educational landscape for youth in their communities in regards to financial literacy, entrepreneurship and work-readiness.
JA Day at the Races
Join us for a day at the race track at Arlington Park to support JA.
JA of Chicago Golf Outing
Since 1982, golfers from all over the Chicago area have come together to support our mission.
Central Division Wine Tasting
Fogo de Chão Fundraiser
- Unlimited service of fire-roasted meats carved tableside
- Gourmet Market Table & Feijoada Bar
- Authentic Brazilian Side Dishes
- Glass of wine, beer or specialty cocktail
- Non-alcoholic beverages
"Junior Achievement has given me a sense of what adults go through with budget issues."
"Junior Achievement reinforced concepts for me to remember later in life."
"I thought the experience was amazing. The presentation was unlike anything I've seen."
"I liked how the Junior Achievement volunteer explained his job to us."