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Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa- IOWA CITY EVENTS

At Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa, 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!

Corridor Business Hall of Fame

Corridor Business Hall of Fame

When: September 2018
Where: Cedar Rapids, IA

The Junior Achievement Corridor Business Hall of Fame is a black tie event that provides Junior Achievement the opportunity to recognize our state's most respected leaders for their commitment to and investment in the community.

Taste of Achievement

Taste of Achievement

When: Friday, February 23, 2018
Where: Kinnick Stadium
Time: 6:00-9:00 PM

Taste a variety of food and beverages and listen to great music while you bid on fantastic silent and live auction packages. Proceeds from ticket sales and donations will go towards providing quality financial literacy education to children in our community.

Titan<sup>®</sup> Challenge

Titan® Challenge

When: November 8, 2017
Where: Kirkwood Community College Johnson Regional Center

Junior Achievement Titan® Challenge is a day-long competition which places high school junior and senior students in the CEO seat to help increase their understanding of business. Young entrepreneurs are taught in an engaging way about the nuances of running a global business in a competitive, high tech marketplace.

Jeans-4-JA

Jeans-4-JA

Leave your dress pants at home and wear your favorite jeans to work! Employees of participating companies are encouraged to participate by wearing jeans to work, with a donation to Junior Achievement.

Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa Team-Iowa City

Leadership

Christine Landa
President
 

Development

Emily Collins
District Manager-Iowa City
 

Education

Erin Stephens
Education Manager-Iowa City
 

Available Iowa City Classes

Schools Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa Serves- Iowa City

 

Clear Creek-Amana Community District

Clear Creek Amana Middle

English Valleys Community District

English Valleys Jr./Sr. High

HLV Community District 

HLV Community

Iowa City Catholic

Regina Elementary
Regina Junior/Senior High

Iowa City District

Alexander Elementary
Buford Garner Elementary
City High
Coralville Central Elementary
Hills Elementary
Hoover Elementary
Horn Elementary
Lemme Elementary
Lincoln Elementary
Longfellow Elementary
Lucas Elementary
Kirkwood Elementary
Mann Elementary
Norman Borlaug Elementary
North Central Junior High
Northwest Junior High
Penn Elementary
Shimek Elementary
South East Junior High
Twain Elementary
Van Allen Elementary
Weber Elementary
Wickham Elementary
Wood Elementary

Iowa Valley Community District

Iowa Valley Jr./Sr. High

Lone Tree Community District

Lone Tree Community - Middle

Solon Community District

Solon Junior High

Williamsburg District

Mary Welsh Elementary
Williamsburg Junior/Senior High

 

View Participating Iowa City Schools PDF

Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa-Iowa City Board of Directors

Anne (Loethen) Adam
RC Family Farms
 
Justin Bishop
Associate Principal
OPN Architects
 
Dawn Bowlus
Director
Jacobsen Institute of Youth Entrepreneurship-The University of Iowa
 
Dusty Brown
Director of Sales- Facilities Solutions
FlexPac
 
Randy Clarahan
Market Executive
Mortenson Construction
 
Art Floss
Market President
CBI Bank & Trust
 
Bryan Franzoni
Store Director
Hy-Vee, Inc.
 
Steven Harris
Product Supply
P&G Manufacturing Company
 
Tim Hawkins
CEO
Hawkins Wealth Management
 
Mark Koch
VP Wealth Management Officer
Hills Bank & Trust
 
John Heinemann
Associate Director
UIHC - Stead Family Children's Hospital
 
Pat Hobson
Market President
US Bank
 
Laci Lower
President
Interlace, LLC
 
Thomas Maxwell
Partner
Leff Law
 
Stephen Murley
Superintendent
Iowa City Community School District
 
Kate Moreland
Vice President
Iowa City Area Development Group/ICR
 
Stacey Munson
Director of Nutrition & Environmental Services
Mercy Hospital
 
Matt Orvick
Owner
Plato's Closet
 
Alisha Pedersen
Labor & Employment Relations Specialist
Collins Aerospace
 
Nathan Scheib
Recruiter, Talent Acquisition
ACT, Inc.
 
Annie Pollock
North Liberty City Council
 
Brandon Pratt
Serial Entrepreneur
 
Rachel Trevizo
Vice President, Revenue Cycle Services
MediRevv
 
Eric Tyler
Assistant General Manager
Hawkeye Sports Properties/Learfield Sports
 
Kurt Vitense
Financial Advisor
Business & Financial Strategies
 
Tara Wachendorf
Public Relations Specialist
GreenState Credit Union
 
Sean Wandro
Attorney
Meardon, Sueppel & Downer
 
  • "Junior Achievement has given me a sense of what adults go through with budget issues."

    -Junior Achievement Student
  • "Junior Achievement reinforced concepts for me to remember later in life."

    -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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