JA of Northern Indiana- Allen County 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!
JA Golf Marathon
On Thursday, May 30th, golfers will take to the links for the ultimate test of endurance in the Junior Achievement / JH Specialty Golf Marathon. These golfers will play 100 holes at the beautiful Coyote Creek Golf Club and secure pledges based on the number of holes they play.
Young Entrepreneur Marketplace
The JA Young Entrepreneur Marketplace is the ultimate chance for entrepreneurs up to 21 years old, to sell their products or services, in person, to the public.
Wine & Beer Festival
Join us and come bowl in the JA Achieve-A-Bowl! This peer-to-peer fundraiser is one of JA's premier fundraising events. Locally, the JA Achieve-A-Bowl brings together over 750 bowlers and raises over $100,000 every year for JA programs.
To recognize leadership and dedication to entrepreneurship, each year Junior Achievement's BEL (Business, Education, and Leadership) Awards event honors business leaders. These men and women are creating jobs, encouraging employee growth and shaping the successful companies that are essential to a community's economy.
JA Golf Classic
This event is a great opportunity to network or put your company on the map. Players have a great time and enjoy food and beverages while on the golf course for a day.
Fort Wayne Florida Reunion
This year's event will feature a live performance by Florida's own, Jennifer "Golden Note" Gilmore. Jennifer is a native of Florida and has been singing and performing for over 20 years in various venues and settings including restaurants, clubs, festivals, conferences, corporate events, weddings, receptions, and galas.
JA Annual Campaign
Cheers to the businesses and community leaders who volunteer their time to secure pledges of financial support for the programs provided by Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana.
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