Metro Milwaukee Events 

Junior Achievement of Wisconsin hosts many events across the state designed to recognize partners, increase awareness of its mission and raise funds to teach students about entrepreneurship, global workforce readiness and personal financial literacy.  Find out more about these activities and the ways you can be involved by calling the Junior Achievement of Metro Milwaukee office at 414-577-3800.


Holiday Auction

Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018

Time: 6 p.m.

Location: Kohl's Innovation Center, W165 N5830 Ridgewood Dr, Menomonee Falls

Join us for one of Junior Achievement's signature events, the Junior Achievement Holiday Auction and Benefit Dinner. There truly is no better way to kick-off the holiday season: a four-course meal, incredible silent and voice auction packages, and the opportunity to provide unparalleled support for Junior Achievement programs in the year to come. A special thanks to this year's host, Kohl's Corporation. Learn more.

JA Business Challenge

Date: Thursday, February 28, 2019
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: Briggs & Stratton Corporation

The Junior Achievement Business Challenge for Milwaukee is a business strategy tournament using the JA Titan program - an online business educational program. The competition is uniquely designed to utilize student creativity, test leadership skills and demonstrate the competitive nature of the free enterprise system. High school students compete in our JA Titan for a chance to win scholarships and advance to the Wisconsin JA Business Challenge and compete with students throughout Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Statewide Business Challenge will be held May 2, 2019. Learn more.

To register your JA Business Challenge team, email


Wisconsin Business Hall of Fame

Date: Thursday, April 4, 2019

You don't want to miss this must-attend event as Junior Achievement celebrates business in Wisconsin and recognizes the accomplishments of four deserving leaders, as they are inducted into the Wisconsin Business Hall of Fame, in addition to three award-winners. Learn more.




Date: June 2019

This is your chance to support JA while having an amazing time getting fit while you train to run the Race 13.1 Half Marathon in Raleigh, North Carolina! Funds you raise will allow Junior Achievement to help students own their financial futures. Team Achieve participants get training from coaches and receive an expenses paid weekend to participate Race 13.1 Half Marathon in Raleigh, North Carolina in June 2019. Learn more.



Rising Women

Date: Fall 2019
Rising Women brings together SE Wisconsin women leaders and outstanding female high school students in the Milwaukee area. Together we will celebrate successes, develop talents, and further JA's mission. The purpose of this event is to empower young women to be economically self sufficient. Learn more.