Junior Achievement Events are so Awesome!
Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa 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!
Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame
In this prestigious event, Junior Achievement will be honoring influential, visionary leaders (individual or organizations) 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.
Taste of Achievement
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.
JA Titan® Challenge
JA 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. Youn entrepreneurs are taught in an engaging way about the nuances of running a global business in a competitive, high tech marketplace.
This JA volleyball event is a 6 on 6, sand volleyball tournament. Companies bring employees for team building or host clients and prospects while supporting community role models as they teach students in our community how money, careers, and business ownership work with JA's proven programs.
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 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."