JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT'S PURPOSE AND VALUES
Junior Achievement's Purpose is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy.
The envisioned future - what we aspire to become. Junior Achievement maintains an active vision, front and center, on how we can have a positive impact on the lives of more students - guided by our core values:
Belief in the boundless potential of young people
Commitment to the principles of market-based economics and entrepreneurship
Passion for what we do and honesty, integrity, and excellence in how we do it
Respect for the talents, creativity, perspectives, and backgrounds of all individuals
Belief in the power of partnership and collaboration
Conviction in the education and motivational impact of relevant, hands-on learning
Junior Achievement Facts
What Is Junior Achievement?
JA of New York Team
Meet the passionate and committed team that is working hard to empower our youth.
Our staff is committed to make your experience working with us absolutely the best!
Our Board Members includes the finest business and individual leaders in our community.
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Junior Achievement of New York serves three areas:
New York City, Long Island and the Lower Hudson Valley
New York City Office
420 Lexington Avenue Suite 205 New York, NY 10170
Phone: (212) 907.0050 Fax: (212) 949.5262 firstname.lastname@example.org
Long Island Office
250 Willis Avenue Lower Level Roslyn Heights, NY 11577
Phone: (516) 625.9089 Fax: (516) 625.9077 email@example.com
Lower Hudson Valley Office
12 Hamilton Place Suite 2 Tarrytown, NY 10591
Phone: (914) 524.9760 Fax: (914) 524.9447 firstname.lastname@example.org
Diversity Statement: Junior Achievement is the recognized leader in "empowering young people to own their economic success®" through volunteer-led, experiential learning. We are dedicated to providing a positive, enriching learning experience free of bias. Junior Achievement welcomes K-12 students, volunteers and potential staff regardless of race, religion, age, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or any other legally protected characteristic.
"JA activities support our college and career readiness expectations as they bridge connections to real world experiences and professions" – Hazel Cruz, PS 83
"I learned that running a business includes a lot of work! You have to know how to run it, how much to pay your employees and much more." – PS 83
"Guess what? A volunteer from Junior Achievement came to my class! I learned that cities are places to live, eat, work and play." – Justin, PS 83
"Junior Achievement has given me my blueprint for success in college and beyond. JA has allowed me to grow as a student, entrepreneur, and as a future college student." – Kaiyell Pettie
"JA volunteers give children tangible examples of the unlimited opportunities available to them."