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Junior Achievement of Northern California hosts several signature events each year to raise money to support financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship education. Each event celebrates JA's commitment to collaboration and partnership. So whether you'd like to get involved on an individual level or as a business through event sponsorship, JA offers a variety of ways for you to support the mission of inspiring and preparing students to succeed.
 
Get involved and connect with others who are passionate about youth, business and economic development. 
 
Click here to view a printable 2018 JA Events Catalog

The Giant Race, San Francisco

The Giant Race, San Francisco

When: September 8th & 9th, 2018
Where: AT&T Park
Time: 7:30am start time

IT'S A RACE FOR FINANCIAL LITERACY!

Junior Achievement of Northern California is proud to once again partner with the San Francisco Giants
, for the 2018 San Francisco Giant Race!  By participating in this event, you will help provide youth programs to thousands of Bay Area students by fundraising and running the streets near AT&T park!  

S.H.E. Leads

S.H.E. Leads

When: November 2019
Where: Peninsula/Silicon Valley
Time: 9:00am-2:00pm

JA S.H.E. Leads connects businesswomen and outstanding female high school students in Silicon Valley to celebrate success, develop workforce readiness, capture new opportunities and inspire the next generation of female leaders to pursue a career path in STEM.

JA Monterey Bay Hall of Fame

JA Monterey Bay Hall of Fame

When: Friday, February 1, 2019
Where: The Inn at Spanish Bay: 2700 17 Mile Drive, Pebble Beach, CA 93593
Time: 11:30am - 1:30pm

Join us for the 14th annual induction ceremony honoring outstanding Monterey Bay entrepreneurs, business professionals and community leaders who have made a significant contribution to the economic and social development of the Central Coast.

JA Tech & Innovation Day

JA Tech & Innovation Day

When: February 2019
Time: 9:30am-1:30pm

Take a look at the video from the last event!

 

 

JA Business Hall of Fame

JA Business Hall of Fame

When: March 2019
Where: San Francisco Marriott Marquis, San Francisco
Time: 9:30am-1:30pm

JA's signature fundraising gala celebrates its 33rd year of honoring the most innovative and inspiring business leaders of the San Francico Bay Area!  Arrive to the cocktail reception designed for networking and bid on one of many fun and adventurous silent auction items. Enjoy a gourmet dinner while being entertained by the Laureates and their award presentation ceremony.

Play 4 JA

Play 4 JA

When: March 2018-May 2018
Where: Locations throughout Northern California

Bowl-A-Thon is one of JA's largest fundraising events which helps us provide economic education at NO COST to local schools. They are "parties with a purpose" that encourage interaction between company departments, builds goodwill and boosts team building in a fun environment.

JA Stock Market Challenge

JA Stock Market Challenge

When: April 2019
Where: Various Locations
Time: Student Competition 9:30am-12:30pm, Sponsors Networking Event 5:00pm-6:30pm

 Students from Fowler High School won First Place!

 
We would like to thank STOCKPILE for supporting JA's inaugural Stock Market Challenge in Fresno as the Award Sponsor. The winners of the challenge were given a $100, $50 or $25 gift cards while all other attendees received a $1 or $5 gift card enabling everyone participating to own fractional stock in the company of their choice. Thank you, STOCKPILE for your generous support in empowering young people to own their economic success! 
 
STOCKPILE would like to extend the experience to everyone by offering access to the STOCKPILE ACADEMY. You could earn at least $5 of free stock just for joining and taking the quiz. The more questions you get right, the more chances you'll have to win $100 of stock in your favorite company!
 

Stock Market Challenge presented by: 

JA Company of the Year

JA Company of the Year

When: April 2019
Where: TBD
Time: 9:00am-2:00pm

If you haven't already seen yet on JA's various social media channels, I would like to announce our NorCal team Silicube won 3rd place Company of the Year at the National Student Leadership Summit! Congratulations team!

 

JA S.H.E. Leads STEM Summit

JA S.H.E. Leads STEM Summit

When: April 2019
Where: San Ramon Community Center: 12501 Alcosta Blvd, San Ramon, CA 94583
Time: 9:00am-2:00pm

JA S.H.E. Leads connects local businesswomen and outstanding female high school students from the East Bay Area in a day of STEM career path exploration. Through hands-on activities, students will develop workforce readiness and gain insights from panel speakers in the Energy Industry as we explore "The Women Who Power the Bay Area".

The Giant Race, San Jose

The Giant Race, San Jose

When: June 2019
Where: Municipal Park, San Jose
Time: 7:30am start time

IT'S A RACE FOR FINANCIAL LITERACY!

Junior Achievement of Northern California is proud to partner with the San Francisco Giants
, for the 2018 San Jose Giant Race 5K and 5 mile!  By participating in this event, you will help provide youth programs to over 900 South Bay students by fundraising and running the streets near San Jose Municipal Stadium!

Bocce alla Roma

Bocce alla Roma

When: June 2019
Where: Campo di Bocce, Los Gatos
Time: 5:00pm-9:00pm

Celebrate the on-set of summer and "La Dolce Vita" with our fun team-building bocce ball company tournament. Guests enjoy a taste of Tuscany buffet, open bar and raffle prizes.
Presented by: 

JA Golf Classic

JA Golf Classic

When: June 2019
Where: Diablo Country Club Diablo, CA
Time: 9:30am- 6:30pm

Ahhh - it was the perfect day for a delightful round of golf. Fun was had by all! Pictures and video coming soon. 

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