JA of Northern Indiana EVENTS
At JA of Northern Indiana, 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!
Junior Achievement Business & Educator Leadership (BEL) Awards
The Junior Achievement Business & Educator Leadership Awards celebrates the outstanding partnership recognized through the Golden Achievement Awards (Educators) and the induction of two distinguished business leaders into the Greater Fort Wayne Business Hall of Fame.
JA Wine & Beer Festival
The JA Wine & Beer Festival is one of Junior Achievement's largest fundraisers and all proceeds go to support programs that inspire and educate our young people in Northern Indiana to own their future economic success and turn their dreams into reality. It is also a really fun evening of music, comradery, and sampling of amazing local wines, beers, and spirts.
Get together a 4-5 person team and fundraise for JA to compete in our fun bowlathon! Top fundraisers and big scorers win prizes. Have some fun and make a difference to local kids.
JA Golf Marathon
Golfers will play 100 holes at the beautiful Coyote Creek Golf Club and secure pledges based on the number of holes they play.
JA Golf Classic
Join us on the beautiful links of Coyote Creek for 18 holes and contribute to improving the lives of the youth of our community and raising the quality of life of our community. The day includes golf with cart, awards, and a socially-distant boxed lunch prior to play.
JA Young Entrepreneur Summer Camp
JA Young Entrepreneur Marketplace
The Junior Achievement Young Entrepreneur Marketplace is the ultimate buy local experience! This one day outdoor event provides the opportunity for young entreprenuers to gain experience operating a business. The young business owners display and sell their unique products to the local 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."