JA of North Florida EVENTS
At JA of North Florida, 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!
JA Hall of Fame
Join Junior Achievement as we celebrate local leaders that have positively influenced business and education in Jacksonville. This year's award winners include: Dr. Diana L. Greene, Superintendent of Duval County Public Schools; Craig Mandeville, Founder & CEO of Forcura; Jennifer Chapman, Chair – Public Affairs, Mayo Clinic in Florida.
JA of North Florida Golf Classic
The Junior Achievement of North Florida Golf Classic is a high-end tournament for the benefit of Junior Achievement of North Florida, held at prestigious THE PLAYERS Championship Course.
$mart Women Make Change!
Details coming soon!
JA of North Florida PAST EVENTS
These JA Events have already taken place, but they will be back! If you would like to learn more about them, please email Stephanie Saman or call (904) 398-9944 x221!
5th Annual Day of the Girl - Virtual
Virtual event -- The in-person event for Day of the Girl was cancelled due to concerns surrounding COVID-19.
A day all about girls! Day of the Girl is a subprogram under the JA Girl$ initiative. JA Girl$ and partner organizations, companies, and local entrepreneurs will facilitate workshops on topics of concern for girls ages 10-15.
"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."