JA Events are so Awesome!
JA of Washington EVENTS
At JA of Washington, 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!
Centennial Celebration, Walla Walla Valley
This event is our annual fundraiser to further JA programs in local Walla Walla Valley schools. Help support JA by donating in honor of our 100th birthday!
JA's Titan Business Challenge
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.
JA Eastern WA/Northern Idaho 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 on business in Washington State, particularly in Spokane and the surrounding areas. Reserve your table or become a sponsor for this prestigious event.
JA Cheers to 100 Years Tasting Festival
JA Golf Classic & Auction
The 2019 Golf Classic & Auction includes an 18-Hole Scramble featuring a magnificent day of golf, on-course lunch, commemorative apparel, golf balls, tee-prizes, and contests! Followed by a celebratory evening which includes a cocktail reception, dinner, and live & silent auctions.
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.
Hearts are Wild Gala
Southeastern Washington's Hearts are Wild Gala brings together top businessmen and women in our community to support Junior Achievement. The first annual Gala was a memorable event, including a champagne reception, casino games, exquisite hors d'oeuvres, fine wine, craft beer, and cocktails. Guests bid on exclusive silent auction items, exchanged chips for prizes, participated in our jewelry raffle pull, and enjoyed sweet & savory wine pairing stations, all while helping to provide JA programs for thousands of students in our local region.
"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."