JA of Washington - Northern Washington
About JA of Northern Washington
Junior Achievement in Northern Washington (JA NorWA) serves nearly 21,000 students annually. JA NorWa offers in-school programs for grades K-12, and JA Job Shadows. Junior Achievement in Northern Washington serves students in Snohomish, Whatcom, Island, Skagit, and San Juan Counties.
Phone: (206) 226-2603
Location: 2219 Rimland Dr., Bellingham, WA 98226
Regional Director: Carmen Marttila
Volunteering for JA Northern Washington
Each year JA NorWa relies on hundreds of volunteers to bring its programs to local area school students. The dynamic interaction between the volunteer and the students provides active learning and brings theory to life.
JA Northern Washington Educational Partners
Financial Support for Junior Achievement in Northern Washington
JA Northern Washington Events
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 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.
JA Northern Washington Board of Directors
JA Northern Washington Supporters
Our work would not be possible without the generous support of Washington'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."