JA Events are so Awesome!
JA of South Central Kentucky EVENTS
At JA of South Central Kentucky, we host several events throughout the year to raise money to support our programming. These events also engage the community in our efforts to reach students! Whether you'd like to get involved on an individual level or as a business through event sponsorship, we offer several ways for you to support our work while having a great time!
JA Inspire Virtual
JA Business Hall of Fame
In 1992, the Business Hall of Fame was created to honor the lives and accomplishments of extraordinary South Central Kentuckians. Hall of Fame laureates are nominated by members of the community, and then selected by an independent committee.
Junior Achievement and the Young Athenas are teaming up to bring the JA Girl$ program presented by Citizens First Bank,to girls and young women in the Bowling Green area. The Young Athenas of Bowling Green are a prestigious group of young professionals who have received the Young Athena award through the Chamber of Commerce.
The M&L Electrical Race for JA, presented by US Bank
Junior Achievement of South Central Kentucky is proud to announce a new event: The M&L Electrical Race for JA, presented by US Bank. With M&L Electrical, US Bank, and Media Sponsor WBKO, the event takes place Saturday, June 5 at the National Corvette Museum Motorsports Park from 8am to 12pm. Enjoy racing go karts and learn about STEM components during this inaugural event. Participants will receive an event T-shirt, lunch ticket, one race and STEM educational experience. Corporations and members of the public are encouraged to participate. Long pants and closed toe shoes REQUIRED.
Chili & Cheese WKU Homecoming Celebration
This year's event might look different than in years past, but you still have a chance to show your support for the Tops and JA! For $6 (sales tax included) you get a takeout meal of a bowl of Wendy's chili, a grilled cheese, a dessert, and a soft drink! Please pre-order your takeout meals online at alumni.wku.edu/cc20. Day-of orders are limited. Proceeds benefit Junior Achievement.
"Junior Achievement has given me a sense of what adults go through with budget issues."
"Junior Achievement reinforced concepts for me to remember later in life."
"I thought the experience was amazing. The presentation was unlike anything I've seen."
"I liked how the Junior Achievement volunteer explained his job to us."