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Introducing students at Henry F. Kite Elementary to the working world

At JA we believe it's never too early to inspire students to consider their future! We hosted a Reverse Job Shadow event that gave students at Henry F. Kite Elementary an opportunity to ask questions, meet an array of professionals and learn about different types of careers. The young students were engaged and asked great questions. Our North Florida future is looking bright!...
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Buy your 2019 PLAYERS Championship tickets through JA of North Florida!

Junior Achievement of North Florida is participating in PGA TOUR's Chip in for Youth program. From now until March 1st, 2019, buy your tickets through Junior Achievement of North Florida as part of the PGA Tour's Chip in for Youth program. When you do, $30 of each $55 stadium pass sold will be donated to Junior Achievement! THE PLAYERS Championship takes place March 12 - 17,...
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Finals: 2018 FedEx Junior Business Challenge

We are proud of our JA Company students of Wolfpack's Tropical Wave for presenting their business concept at the FedEx Junior Business Challenge Finals!     The Wolfson High School students presented their business concept to a judging panel on September 19th at the TOUR Championship in Atlanta.     Wolfpack's Tropical Wave offers an...
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Junior Achievement Turns 100 in 2019

  Junior Achievement is celebrating its centennial in 2019. The organization was founded in 1919 in Springfield, Massachusetts by business leaders Horace Moses, founder of Strathmore Paper Company, and Theodore Vail, Chairman of AT&T, and with the support of Murray Crane, U.S. Senator from Massachusetts. The original purpose of JA was to help teens moving from rural...
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Go Back to School…as a Junior Achievement Volunteer

As Kids Head Back to School, JA is Seeking Classroom Volunteers Back-to-school season is here. In the coming days, thousands of area students will be back in school to learn the “three R’s” – Reading, Writing and Arithmetic. But there is a fourth “R” that many students may be missing out on, and that’s “Relevance” as it relates to what they are learning in school and how it will...
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