JA Events are so Awesome!
33rd Annual JA Bowl-A-Thon
The JA Bowl-A-Thon is our largest peer-to-peer fundraiser! Company participants create teams, raise funds, and celebrate their fundraising efforts at a fun, interactive bowling event hosted by Junior Achievement. Registration fees of $22-$40 per bowler generally include two hours of bowling, shoe rental, food, two drink tickets, and an event t-shirt. Great for team-building with your company! Annual sponsorship opportunities available for purchase towards the end of each calendar year.
27th Annual Plains All American | Schlumberger Golf Classic
This premier golf classic is a four-person best ball, full handicap tournament at one of Houston's prestigious golf venues, Champions Golf Club. Play will take place on the Cypress Creek Course and Jack Rabbit Course. A dinner, cocktail reception, and auction will follow the tournament.
2020 JA Hall of Achievement presented by RBC Capital Markets
This business recognition dinner benefiting Junior Achievement provides an opportunity to honor some of Houston's finest leaders, such as 2019 Laureates Janet F. Clark, Gregory L. Ebel, and Gerald B. Smith. JA Hall of Achievement honorees are exceptional community leaders who exemplify the highest of ethical standards, and promote the free enterprise system and the importance of education. These individuals are known for giving back to the community and are inspirational role models for the youth of Houston. Tables are available for $25,000, $15,000, $10,000, and $5,000.
2020 Marc Vandermeer Golf Classic presented by Insperity and S&H Manufacturing
Junior Achievement and Marc Vandermeer, The Voice of the Houston Texans, join forces to promote economic education through local businesses in the Bay Area. The tournament includes a live auction and raffle, which are crucial to the fundraising efforts. The premier $2,000 Hall of Fame Foursome includes entry into the tournament and entries for each player into the event drawing to win (2) 2020 Houston Texans season tickets. The Championship and Touchdown Foursomes include play in the tournament, and can be purchased for $1,500 and $1,000 respectively. Sponsorships are available from $25,000 to $300.
6th Annual Comerica Clay Shoot
This annual event, hosted by Comerica Bank, is a four-person sporting clay tournament at the beautiful Greater Houston Sports Club. Four-person teams include birds, shells, and golf carts; participants must bring their own gun. Guests will enjoy lunch, dinner, and an awards reception. Proceeds from this event benefit students in the greater Houston area students that participate in Junior Achievement programs annually.
32nd Annual Chevron Schlumberger Scramble
For 32 years, Chevron and Schlumberger have invited partners to join them in supporting free enterprise education through Junior Achievement. This afternoon event includes a lunch, raffle, silent auction, and awards ceremony during dinner. The tournament field will be limited to a maximum of 54 teams and is an opportunity to build client relationships for participants while raising funds for Junior Achievement programs. Foursomes are available at the $4,000 and $3,000 level.
20th Annual SM Energy | Katy ISD Golf Scramble benefiting Junior Achievement
This four-person scramble tournament includes breakfast and an awards luncheon. Foursomes are available for $800, and sponsorships begin at $300. All proceeds will support Katy Independent School District and Junior Achievement, with a goal of bringing Junior Achievement economic education programs to every Katy ISD student.
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