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At JA of Southwest New England, 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 Bowl-A-Thons

JA Bowl-A-Thons

Each year, thousands of participants from different companies bowl to help JA inspire students to work hard and dream big. One hundred percent of funds raised through this event will be used to help JA volunteers transform "I can't" into "I can" for 47,000 local students during the 2018-19 school year.

JA Partners in Achievement - New Haven

JA Partners in Achievement - New Haven

When: November 14, 2018
Where: New Haven Lawn Club
Time: 7:15am-9:00am

Based on the great success of the Hartford-area events, the Partners in Achievement Breakfast in New Haven was launched in 2009 and this year attracted nearly 200 guests.  This event showcases the incredible students, volunteers, and educators from the New Haven region who have benefited from their JA experiences.  It also provides a great opportunity to network with local business leaders.

JA Partners in Achievement - Hartford

JA Partners in Achievement - Hartford

When: May 10, 2019
Where: Hartford Marriott, Downtown - 200 Columbus Boulevard Hartford, CT
Time: 7:15am-9:00am

Since its inception 15 years ago, the Partners in Achievement breakfast in Hartford has grown from 40 guests to more than 600 in 2017. This event showcases the incredible students, volunteers, and educators from the Hartford region who have benefited from their JA experiences.  It also provides a great opportunity to network with local businesses.

JA Business Hall of Fame-Hartford

JA Business Hall of Fame-Hartford

When: April 9, 2019
Where: Hartford Marriott Downtown
Time: 6:00 – 9:00pm

JA honors Hall of Fame recipients for their leadership, success in business, and community involvement. Past recipients include entrepreneurs, CEOs, and presidents of both public and private companies, who have achieved extraordinary successes and continue to help shape Connecticut.

JA Golf Classic

JA Golf Classic

When: June 3, 2019
Where: Tumble Brook Country Club
Time: 8:00am – 4:30pm

The JA Classic has earned a well-deserved reputation as the premier golf event in Central New England. From the moment you arrive at the beautiful Tumble Brook Country Club in Bloomfield, Connecticut, you and your guests will see that the JA Classic is a different kind of day. From the very first tournament, twenty years ago, the JA Classic has been legendary for its high level of customer service, the prestigious group of golfers and the overall quality of the golfing experience.

JA Office Warriors

JA Office Warriors

When: June 2019
Time: TBD – approximately 4:00pm-8:00pm

The second annual JA Office Warriors will take place in June 2019.  This event brings local CT corporate teams together to compete in wacky office games including Water Cooler Bowling, K-Cup Towers, and Toner Home Run Derby.  Show JA students how it's done and inspire them to be warriors in their own pursuit of the American Dream!

JA of Southwest New England PAST EVENTS

These JA Events have already taken place, but they will be back! If you would like to learn more about them, please contact us!

JA Business Hall of Fame-New Haven

JA Business Hall of Fame-New Haven

When: March 5, 2018
Where: The Woodwinds
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm

The New Haven Business Hall of Fame was established by Junior Achievement of Southwest New England to honor past and present business and community leaders who made significant contributions to the prosperity of this region and the strength of its communities

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