JA Events are so Awesome!
Junior Achievement of Western New York EVENTS
At Junior Achievement of Western New York, 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!
JA Stock Market Challenge
Presented by Northwest Bank, is a virtual and unpredictable ride through the highs and lows of the real stock market! Students will have one week to play the stock market and compete for prizes.
JA Inspire Career Speakers Series January thru June 2021
Students in middle shool and high school will have the opportunity to explore high-growth, high-demand careers and what it takes to attain (and keep!) those jobs. Our virtual format will include panel Q&As, pre-recorded videos, business tours and more.
We are pleased to introduce our new Peer-to-Peer Fundraising schedule called Play4JA. This format allows for virtual activities, flexibility and fun in 2021. Activities will take place between March and June 2021.
26th Annual BNSME Golf Outing
"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."