JA 50th Anniversary | Junior Achievement of South Dakota

50th Anniversary celebration dinner

When: September 20, 2018
Where: Ramkota Exhibit Hall, Sioux Falls
Time: 6:00 Social, 6:30 Doors Open, 6:45 Remarks Begin

Celebrate 50 Years of Transforming Young Lives!

Junior Achievement has been impacting students across South Dakota since 1968! Please join us to celebrate 50 years of empowering young people to own their economic success.
National JA leaders, local alumni, current students, educators, board members, investors and staff will gather to celebrate JA's impact across South Dakota. 
In addition, Mike Rowe of Dirty Jobs will give a short address. Mike has encouraged young people to master the vocational trades that built this country, and his mikeroweWORKS Foundation has granted, or helped facilitate the granting of, more than $5 million in technical and vocational education for trade schools across the country.   

Sponsorships Are Available!

Become an Anniversary Major Sponsor ($5,000)
  • Receive 40 tickets - five tables of eight
  • Recognition online and in event program
  • Recognition from podium during evening remarks
Become an Anniversary Supporting Sponsor ($800)
  • Receive 16 tickets - two tables of eight
  • Recognition online and in event program
Become an Anniversary Table Sponsor ($400)
  • Receive eight tickets - one table
  • Recognition online and in event program
Purchase an Individual Ticket ($60)


Please Join Us!

Please contact Kayla Eitreim or call the JA office at (605) 336-7318 for more information on sponsorship opportunities. Mike Rowe meet and greet opportunities are availalbe for Major Sponsors! 

Event Major Sponsors

  • A&B Business Solutions
  • Avera Health
  • First PREMIER Bank / PREMIER Bankcard
  • Sanford Health
  • The First National Bank in Sioux Falls
  • The Ramkota Companies, Inc.

Event Supporting Sponsors

  • Dacotah Bank
  • Eide Bailly
  • First Bank & Trust
  • Hefty Seed Company
  • Leadership South Dakota
  • Midco
  • New York Life
  • Office Peeps
  • Valley Queen Cheese Factory
  • Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

Event Table Sponsors

  • American Bank & Trust
  • Kayla & Andrew Eitreim
  • Lake Area Technical Institute
  • Lawrence & Schiller
  • MetaBank / Meta Payment Systems
  • Sioux Falls Catholic Schools
  • Sioux Falls Development Foundation
  • Southeast Technical Institute
  • "Junior Achievement has given me a sense of what adults go through with budget issues."

    -Junior Achievement Student
  • "Junior Achievement reinforced concepts for me to remember later in life."

    -Junior Achievement Student
  • "I thought the experience was amazing. The presentation was unlike anything I've seen."

    -Junior Achievement Student
  • "I liked how the Junior Achievement volunteer explained his job to us."

    -Junior Achievement Student

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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 (605) 336-7318 or email us!