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Partnering with Junior Achievement

Partnering with Junior Achievement

Is your company looking to partner with an organization that makes a difference in the lives of youth in our community? Junior Achievement of New York provides programs that are delivered to students in the classroom or in a simulated community called JA Finance Park®. JA programs are developed with a focus on several different critically needed areas; STEM, building Leadership Skills, Uplifting At-Risk Communities, Work Readiness and Soft Skills, Business Ethics, College Readiness, Career and Technical Education (CTE), Industry Focus (Manufacturing/Health), and Financial Literacy.

  • Your donation helps JA reach students

    JA inspires and prepares young people to succeed in the global economy. By partnering with us, you will empower young people in our community to own their economic success.

  • JA will help prepare your future workforce

    JA will help you develop leaders with the critical skills and the character necessary to succeed in your 21st century workplace.

  • JA provides an enriching volunteer experience for your employees

    JA will empower your employees with quality, skills-based volunteering experiences in our community using proven programs that change young peoples' lives.

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Corporate Ways to Invest with JA

JA General Donation
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Support JA Programs

Your donation will help us provide high impact JA programs to the community. On average, $50 Impacts one student. $1,000 impacts one classroom, and $10,000 impacts one school!

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Support JA Events
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Sponsor Our Annual Events

Our JA events have a positive impact on both adults and youth in our community! Your donation will help us continue to provide these inspiring events.

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Sponsor JA Finance Park JA BizTown
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Sponsor A Storefront

JA Finance Park® is an exciting reality-based learning environments for middle and high school students. 

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Employee Giving Options for JA
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Engage Your Employees

If your organization would like to host a fun event or activity, let us plan it for you! Choose super fun activities from Bowling to Happy Hour events! 

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Individual Ways to Invest with JA

JA Donate Now
1

Donate Now

Your immediate contribution will be put to work right away to help more JA programs get into classrooms and have a positive impact on the students in our community!

Donate Now

JA Free Enterprise Society
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JA Free Enterprise
Major Giving

JA Free Enterprise Society recognizes individuals and families who demonstrate outstanding support by providing gifts of $10,000 or more.

JA Free Enterprise Society

Heritage Society</br>Planned Giving
3

JA Heritage Society
Planned Giving

The JA Heritage Society was created to recognize and honor ardent supporters who include the organization in their estate planning. 

JA Heritage Society

Support JA Programs
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Support JA Programs

Our mission is to empower young people to own their economic success, through volunteer-led programs about career readiness, financial literacy, and entrepreneurship. Find out how your company can get involved!  

Support JA Programs

JA is a thought leader in the industry! Take a look at a few white papers papers JA has developed.

Junior Achievement Critical Issues Papers

Who Contributes to JA?

Our Supporters

These amazing and caring organizations make it possible for JA to make an impact on youth development. Their monetary contribution and volunteer base help to make JA the great organization it is today.

JA Supporters

Giving Levels

All donations are gratefully accepted and fully used to support and expand JA programs in our community.

Giving Levels

In-Kind Partners

JA creates in-kind partnerships with organizations where they can provide goods or services that share our goal of empowering young people to own their economic success.

In-Kind Partners

Junior Achievement of New York consistently receives high grades for accountability and transparency.

BBB Charity Navigator  Guide Star Platinum

Frequently Asked Questions

What is JA's experience partnering with organizations?

JA has been partnering with organizations for nearly 100 years. Our top notch staff will ensure the relationship with your staff will be a professional and rewarding experience.

What is the volunteer time investment for employees?

Typically, a JA program is taught for one hour a day for a total of five days. JA programs and volunteer trainings have been developed to be completely turn-key and hassle free for your employees. 

Does JA really have an impact on communities?

Yes, and in several different ways. Impact studies have shown the positive effect JA provides youth on their future outlook, and volunteerism has numerous proven benefits for adults in their personal life and attitude to organizations who provide this opportunity to them. 

What other benefits does partnering with JA provide?

In addition to your donation making a solid impact on youth development and positively impacting your employees, your organization will benefit from developing and motivating students that may turn into future employees for your organization.
  • "JA activities support our college and career readiness expectations as they bridge connections to real world experiences and professions" – Hazel Cruz, PS 83

    -Junior Achievement Teacher
  • "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

    -Junior Achievement Student
  • "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 Student
  • "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

    -Junior Achievement Alumnus
  • "JA volunteers give children tangible examples of the unlimited opportunities available to them."

    -Junior Achievement Volunteer

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If you would like more information on Donating, Volunteering, JA Programs, or other ways to partner with us, please give us a call at (212) 949-5269 or email us!