JA Events are so Awesome!
JA of Southwestern Indiana EVENTS
At JA of Southwestern Indiana, 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 Job Shadow
Junior Achievement of Southwestern Indiana brings our mission of work readiness to students through the JA Job Shadow program.
JA Evansville Regional Business Hall of Fame
JA Innovation Challenge
Using entrepreneurial based cirriculum, JA Innovation Challenge is an exciting new program that teaches young entrepreneurs about the ins and outs of running a successful business. Students will create a business plan and learn problem-solving, critical thinking, and business strategy skills as well as the importance of working together as a team.
JA Dubois County Business Hall of Fame
The Junior Achivement Dubois County Business Hall of Fame recognizes individuals for their business excellence, vision, innovation, inspiring leadership and community service to the Dubois County Community.
Lunch with the Leaders
This event was created to connect students with leaders in their community. Leaders will share inspiring stories of personal and professional growth to encourage students to pursue their dreams and to remember all things are possible with hard work and determination. Our goal is to instill a sense of hope in our students and for them to realize that our region is a spectacular place to work, thrive, and live.
JA Golf Raffle
Only 500 tickets so your odds are great!
JA Free Enterprise Invitational
Junior Achievement of Southwestern Indiana hosts the Free Enterprise Invitational at Victoria National Golf Course (ranked 43rd on Golf Digest's America's 100 Greatest Courses). This prestigious annual event is open for community participation with 32 "four-some" teams.
JA JobSpark is a hands-on career expo for area students in grades 8-12. The event is meant to "spark" an interest in students and get them excited for their future.
"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."