Junior Achievement and Unum bring financial literacy programs to local elementary school
Portland, ME – On December 10 th , over 20 volunteers from Unum will spent their day at Presumpscot School in Portland teaching each grade a different Junior Achievement lesson focused on financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and work readiness. Through hands-on games and activities, Unum...
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Ever wonder what sparked the start of #GivingTuesday? Check out this week's blog and consider investing in students right here in Maine through JA .
#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration.
Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized...
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Junior Achievement Survey Shows Online and Traditional Discount Brick-and-Mortar Stores Tied as Teens’ Top Choices for Shopping this Holiday Season
Traditional retailers may be getting a holiday gift from America’s teenagers this shopping season. A new survey from Junior Achievement USA (JA) shows that more than a third of teens (35%) plan to make some of their holiday purchases...
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JA Career Speakers Series ™
In JA Career Speakers Series , a volunteer guest speaker visits the classroom and shares information about his or her career, work, and education experience. (Grades K-12)
Junior Achievement's unique delivery system provides the training, materials, and support necessary to bolster the chances for student success. The impact is...
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November 12, 2019
Bank of America Awards $50,000 Grant to Junior Achievement of Maine
The nonprofit was named Maine’s inaugural Neighborhood Champion, a new initiative from Bank of America supporting economic mobility and nonprofit leadership
PORTLAND, MAINE — At the Maine launch of its Neighborhood Champions program, Bank of America awarded a $50,000 grant to Junior...
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