JA of Washington - Eastern Washington/Northern Idaho
About JA in Eastern Washington/Northern Idaho
Junior Achievement in the Spokane area was established in 1953 under the name JA of the Inland Northwest. In 2013, they joined JA of Washington, as JA Eastern Washington/Northern Idaho (JA EWNI.) Currently, nearly 8,500 students are served annually by JA EWNI, offering traditional in-school programs in grades K-12. In 2016, the JA Finance Park® mobile unit was added, providing one of JA's highest impact programs to more than 2,600 Spokane area middle-school students annually.
Phone: (509) 624-7114
Fax: (509) 465-7465
Location: 901 E. 2nd, Suite 202, Spokane, WA 99202
Regional Director: Jackie Wright
Volunteering for JA Eastern Washington/Northern Idaho
JA Eastern Washington/Northern Idaho Educational Partners
Financial Support for Junior Achievement in Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho
JA Eastern Washington/Northern Idaho Events
JA Eastern WA/Northern ID Business Hall of Fame
Each year the Eastern Washington/Northern Idaho Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame celebrates the accomplishments of individuals who have made a lasting impact in the community in which they work and live. Reserve your table, purchase an individual ticket, or become a sponsor for this prestigious event.
JA Young Executives Dinner
Join us for JA's Young Executives fourth annual fundraising dinner featuring a five-course Mexican dinner and tequila pairing.
JA Bowling Classic
The Junior Achievement Bowling classic is a fun event and one of JA's biggest fundraisers! Each year hundreds of people join together with family, friends and co-workers at their local bowling alley to help JA provide financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship programs to local students.
Dare to Dream
JA of Washington's signature annual event, the Dare to Dream Dinner & Auction, brings together top businessmen and women in the Puget Sound region and beyond, to support Junior Achievement at a remarkable venue, T-Mobile Park. Guests enjoy a cocktail reception, field games, an exquisite dinner with fine-wine. Bid generously on an exclusive array of unique and extraordinary experiences, vacations and sporting events. Proceeds from Dare to Dream provide JA programs for thousands of Washington students.
JA Eastern Washington/Northern Idaho Board of Directors
JA Eastern Washington/Northern Idaho Supporters
Our work would not be possible without the generous support of our region's business community. These future-forward and civic-minded companies have all helped bring JA programming to our community.
"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."