Ways to Help
The Business Plan: Step up. Do good.
“I don’t just sit at my desk hoping it will be over soon. I listen, watch, and learn.” —Audrey, 4th grade
The caring businesses and individuals who make the smart investment of supporting the best entrepreneurship programs for kids do so in a number of ways. Contact us directly at 303-534-5252, and find out how we can personalize a program that works for your business.
Provide classroom volunteers — Passionate volunteers are the cornerstone of JA. Volunteers serve as invaluable role models by helping students to understand the important part that education plays in their future success. Volunteering with JA is a fun, flexible and rewarding way for your employees to directly impact the lives of local students. JA programs are easy to teach and require a modest time investment.
Sponsor a curriculum — With a substantial donation from your organization, JA can provide proven curriculum to an entire grade level.
Sponsor an entire school — A significant contribution from your organization enables JA to provide an entire school of students with the tools they need to build their dreams.
Get involved in an event — Special events, like JA Bowl-A-Thon, JA Stock Market Challenge, Success on the Green Golf Classic and The Colorado Business Hall of Fame are perfect ways for local businesses to participate in fundraising and gain exposure among Denver’s business community. Visit our Events page for more details.
During 2013/14, our research and evaluation team partnered with an external evaluator, Quantitative Research Evaluation & Measurement (QREM), to analyze our student impact. The quality of our programming was centered on measuring students’ understanding of our three pillars – Financial … Continue reading
As a Horace Mann insurance agent, Jerry Glunz works to build business relationships with schools by sponsoring school activities and educating educators about financial matters. Along the way, Jerry has found time to volunteer with JA. “I heard about JA … Continue reading
Junior Achievement’s Flagship Program Since 1919. Preparing Teen Entrepreneurs For 2019. Denver is one of 14 incubator sites included in the learning launch for the reimagined JA Company Program. The new online course will engage students with digital e-learning tools, … Continue reading