Northwest Wisconsin Office | Junior Achievement of Wisconsin

JA of Wisconsin in Northwest Wisconsin

 (715) 835-5566

2004 Highland Avenue Suite 2C
Eau Claire, WI 54701

NorthwestWisconsin@jawis.org

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The Junior Achievement office in Eau Claire is one of 12 area offices in the state. Governed by a local board of directors comprised of business and community leaders, the Northwest Wisconsin area is serving over 18,400 students in 1125 classrooms in Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Buffalo, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Dunn, Eau Claire, Jackson, Monroe, Pepin, Polk, Price, Rusk, Sawyer, Taylor, Trempealeau, Vernon, and Washburn counties.

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Northwest Wisconsin 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.

Call the Junior Achievement of Northwest Wisconsin office for more information about upcoming events at 715-835-5566.

 

JA Business Challenge - Northwest Wisconsin

JA Business Challenge - Northwest Wisconsin

When: Friday, March 6, 2020
Where: Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC), 6120 620 W Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire
Time: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

JA Business Challenge is a one-day business strategy tournament using Junior Achievement's JA Titan program which is an online business educational program.

The competition is designed so that high school students work with a business professional, as a team mentor, who advises a student team  (2-3 high school students) to make smart and profitable business decisions. Top performing teams vie for top honors winning bragging rights and post-secondary education scholarships.

2020 Business Partners Benefit Breakfast

2020 Business Partners Benefit Breakfast

When: Thursday, May 14, 2020
Where: Holiday Inn South, 4751 Owen Ayres Ct, Eau Claire
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Business Partners peer groups present the Ordinary to Extraordinary Event for the benefit of Junior Achievement Northwest Wisconsin. Guest speaker Jay C. Rifenbary will present his No Excuse! An Action Plan for Success which covers Incorporating Core Values, Accountability and Life Balance into Your Life and Career.

JA Golf Outing - Northwest Wisconsin

JA Golf Outing - Northwest Wisconsin

When: New month! Thursday, June 04, 2020
Where: Wild Ridge Golf Course - 3905 Kane Road Eau Claire WI
Time: 9:30 am to 6:00 pm

The 24th annual JA Golf Outing takes place Thursday, June 4 at Wild Ridge golf course in Eau Claire. The event accommodates golfers of all abilities to play 18 holes of golf at Wild Ridge Golf Course in Eau Claire.  After golf, players will gather in the Wild Ridge Golf Clubhouse where participants will enjoy a social, dinner, raffles and auction opportunities.

The annual golf outing is Junior Achievement - Northwest Wisconsin's oldest and largest event raising funds to deliver Junior Achievement programs to area youth in the classroom. Last year, Junior Achievement - Northwest Wisconsin was able to deliver Junior Achievement in more than 900 classrooms impacting nearly 19,000 K-12 students. We look forward to seeing you and your team on the links this year.

JA Hero's Gala

JA Hero's Gala

When: Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Where: Florian Gardens, 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

The JA Hero's Gala is an evening of camaraderie where Junior Achievement, Northwest Wisconsin staff and board members celebrate Junior Achievement heroes throughout northwestern Wisconsin. The event is designed to recognize and honor area student entrepreneurs, teacher partners, classroom volunteers and board members who have gone above and beyond their role in impacting area students with Junior Achievement programs. The evening also features a unique auction and a sit down dinner as well as a host of guest speakers sharing their Junior Achievement experience.

Northwest Wisconsin Board of Directors

Tena Hoag — Chair
Advanced Laser Machining, Inc.
 
Amy Bauer
Royal Credit Union
 
Dr. K.B. Doran
University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
 
Rolly Enderes
ChemCeed, LLC
 
Linda Feirn
Wipfli LLP
 
Michael Haynes
CESA 10
 
Barry Hines
Chippewa Valley Energy
 
Paul Kulig
BMO Harris Bank
 
Lee Lappin
WIN Technology
 
Susan Leith
Ayres Associates
 
Carla Leuck
Charter Bank
 
Natti Marlaire
Chippewa Valley Technical College
 
Blayne Midthun
Ramone's Ice Cream
 
Sarah Murawski
Great Northern Corporation
 
BJ Rauckman
Xcel Energy
 
Kevin Renley
Market & Johnson, Inc.
 
Rachel Risberg
Co-Op Credit Union
 
Amanda Salwasser
Festival Foods
 
Kevin A. Schmidt
Marco Technologies, LLC
 
Jon Sylte
University of Wisconsin - Stout
 
Jeff Tornow
Scheels
 
Michael Wackwitz
Festival Foods
 
Duane Winkelmann
3M
 
David M. Young
 

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Thank you for supporting Junior Achievement. Your support provides more students with the power to own their own potential. Donate online below or mail your check payable to "Junior Achievement" to:

Junior Achievement - Northwest Wisconsin
2004 Highland Avenue, Suite 2C
Eau Claire, WI 54701

Please call (715) 835-5566 if you have any questions or if we can help in any way. Thank you!

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