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Blog: JA in the Summer!

In Kansas, it feels like we have been in summertime for the last three weeks of hot weather, but the "official" first day of summertime is this Thursday, June 21! 

Junior Achievement of Kansas is hard at work this summer on multiple projects and events! Check it out below. 

  • Programs & Volunteers!
    • We are busy getting all of our numbers finalized from the 2017-2018 school year, and already working on Fall 2018 classes. We strive to serve more and more kids each and every year, and volunteers are important to this mission. Click HERE if you're interested in volunteering! 
  • Events!
    • Lawrence has announced their 2018 Business Hall of Fame Laureates, and the honoring of them at the annual Business Hall of Fame will be Tuesday October 2, 2018. For tickets and more information, click HERE
    • Wichita is hosting their inaugural golf tournament on Monday October 8! Stay tuned for ways to get involved. 
    • Topeka and Lawrence are both gearing up for their Bowl-A-Thons that will be October 19-21, 2018! Stay tuned for more information on getting involved! 
    • Make sure you Follow Us on Facebook and check out our event calendar so you don't miss any JA-Kansas event update!
  • New Team Members!
    • Junior Achievement of Kansas is welcoming a NEW Special Events & Administrative Manager and Wichita Program Director! We will be featuring them and all staff in a blog post in July! 
  • New Office Space!
    • As of June 25, the Topeka area will have a new office space! Check out our blog for a new office tour PLUS a Facebook live tour of the new space! The new address is 4008 SW Huntoon; Topeka, KS 66604.

Throughout the summer, you can also find us at career & volunteer fairs, fundraising events, and working with Junior Achievement USA to provide the best quality programming to over 28,000 students per year. Come back each week for a new blog post to keep learning more about Junior Achievement of Kansas!