Junior Achievement of North Florida received a grant from The Allstate Foundation to carry out its JA Work$ initiative that teaches workforce preparation to high school students. This past school year, students from Ed White High School and Sandalwood High School — both Title I Schools on Jacksonville’s Northside — were recruited to participate. They... Read More About Junior Achievement receives $17,500 grant from The Allstate Foundation for youth workforce development »
Englewood High School students have had quite a summer thanks to an internship with Johnson & Johnson Vision. The company partnered with Junior Achievement to offer a workshop to supplement the internship and give a well-rounded experience. They provided the “JA Career Success” modules to the students, and recruited an employee of Johnson & Johnson Vision to teach the... Read More About JA partners with Johnson & Johnson Vision for internship workshop »
JA More than Money ® Grades 3 - 5 Students learn about: money-management, goods and services, and global markets Following participation in the program, students will be able to: Identify the role of money in everyday life. Think like entrepreneurs and identify a small business they can start. Learn the basic steps of starting a business. ... Read More About JA Program Spotlight: JA More than Money »
JA of North Florida is proud to announce the newly appointed Board of Directors for 2018- 2020. Led by Board Chair, Lisa O'Neill - DTCC, we are grateful to have their support and direction! Board Chair Lisa O'Neill , DTCC Chair-Elect Steven Kelley , TIAA Bank Executive Committee Treasurer - Scott Finnegan , Baptist Health Secretary - Mary-Ann... Read More About Introducing the JA of North Florida Board of Directors for 2018 - 2020 »
The JA of North Florida Golf Classic took place on May 23 at THE PLAYERS Championship Stadium Course. When the JA North Florida Golf Classic started 30 years ago, $40,000 was raised. Since then, this tournament has raised nearly $4 million for financial literacy in North Florida. Thirty years ago, JA reached 7,765 students; this year we will reach 60,000 - a... Read More About 2018 JA of North Florida Golf Classic »
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