JA Events are Engaging!
JA of Northern New England Events
At Junior Achievement of Northern New England, 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!
Get ready to test your knowledge at this popular annual JA event, Trivia Night! Stir up some healthy competition with your colleagues and form a team or make some new friends and form a team at the event. Teams are made of of 4-6 people. Tickets are $40 each and include appetizers and gameplay. There will be a cash bar and we will be awarding prizes to 1st and 2nd place teams. Be ready to bring your a-game! Doors open at 6:00 PM, Game-play is 7-8:30 PM.
JA Stock Market Challenge
The Stock Market Challenge is a technology based simulation of the stock market in which every 60 seconds represents a day of trading. Beginning with a hypothetical account balance of $500,000, the stakes are high and the competition is fierce.
JA STEM Symposium
The JA STEM Symposium is a day long offsite experience for high school students. Through their visit to a STEM company students have a hands-on and relevant experience to prepare for their future pursuing education and careers in the STEM fields/industries.
This program is locally created by Junior Achievement of Northern New England to address the interests of STEM-based corporate partners to engage high school students on-site and offer greater exposure to STEM.
100th Anniversary Gala
Did you know that 2019 is our Centennial year? During the course of the past 100 years, Junior Achievement has evolved into a multinational organization reaching more than 10 million students in 100 countries, with programs that promote entrepreneurship, career readiness and financial literacy throughout grades K-12. JA has been critical in helping kids get 100% ready for whatever their futures hold! Join us at the State Room on May 2, 2019 to celebrate our centennial year!
JA Bowl-A-Thon Fundraisers
JA Company Program
JA Company Program is an in-school and after-school program where highly-motivated high school students explore the world of business by forming and managing their own company.
JA Golf Classic
This fundraiser features a great day of golf with on course lunch and drinks followed by a cocktail recpetion, silent auction and awards dinner. Spend a day networking and supporting Junior Achievement at this beautiful golf course.
JA Summer Institute
Next Summer in August 2019 join fellow high school students to ignite entrepreneurial spirit, learm about personal finance, network with business leaders, and collaborate with peers from various schools in the Greater Boston area.
Spirit of JA Celebration
"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."