• Blog: JA Every Day

    Through JA Business Week, they are investing in their future

    For the past nine years, my company has given me time-off to volunteer as a Company Advisor (CA) for Junior Achievement Business Week: a one-of-a-kind summer camp that exposes high school students to the excitement and challenge of the business … Continue reading


    July 6th, 2015Posted in Blog: JA Every Day, JA Business Week, Partners




    Partner Profile: Air Methods

    Air Methods is a dedicated air medical transport provider, extending the reach of critical care access for patients nationwide. They have also been a devoted partner to Junior Achievement (JA). Through their financial support of JA and their volunteer engagement, … Continue reading


    June 30th, 2015Posted in Blog: JA Every Day, Partners




    Charity Ascent 14er hike supporting JA!

    Transworld Business Advisors of Denver is proud to announce the inaugural Charity Ascent 14er hike supporting JA-Rocky Mountain! The Mount Sherman hike will take place on August 7 at 7am and end after you’ve summited one of Colorado’s beautiful 14ers. … Continue reading


    June 26th, 2015Posted in Blog: JA Every Day, Partners




    What happens when the wild imagination of youth converges with the rigorous demands of the business world

    This year, Junior Achievement’s Business Week, presented by Arrow Electronics, showcased what happens when the wild imagination of youth converges with the rigorous demands of the business world. The result was something truly spectacular. On a Sunday morning, at the Denver … Continue reading


    June 19th, 2015Posted in Alumni, Blog: JA Every Day, JA Business Week, Volunteer




    It’s a reality: SB56 was signed into law

    The Colorado legislative session adjourned on May 6, 2015. The 70th General Assembly considered an unprecedented number of education-related bills. At the center of debate were bills related to the amount of statewide testing for Kindergarten through 12th grade students. … Continue reading


    June 1st, 2015Posted in Blog: JA Every Day, Educator, Financial Literacy




    Colorado Teens Opt to Step Up rather than Sleep In

    Hundreds of Colorado high school students are attending Junior Achievement (JA) Business Week, a residential business boot camp presented by Arrow Electronics, Inc., held at Johnson & Wales University in Denver from June 7 to 12. These 9th through 12th grade … Continue reading


    May 27th, 2015Posted in Blog: JA Every Day, JA Business Week, Partners




    Merrill Lynch Banker Invests in the Future

    Matt Stotler, senior vice president and banking regional manager for Merrill Lynch and Bank of America, has made volunteering for Junior Achievement part of his banking career the past 20 years. Helping young people gain the business skills and knowledge necessary … Continue reading


    May 26th, 2015Posted in Blog: JA Every Day, Partners, Volunteer




    Thank a Teacher Today!

    Teacher Appreciation Week is May 4  to 8, 2015.  Junior Achievement would like to thank all of the wonderful teachers who welcome JA volunteers into their classrooms.  We appreciate you!


    May 4th, 2015Posted in Blog: JA Every Day, Students




    Partner Profile: Nelnet

    Nelnet is working to make educational dreams possible.  Headquartered in Lincoln Nebraska with locations throughout the U.S. and Canada, Nelnet associates serve customers throughout the education life cycle, helping families plan and pay for college. Nelnet makes another very important … Continue reading


    April 30th, 2015Posted in Blog: JA Every Day, Partners




    “Through JA, I can empower a young person”

    Nicole Staudinger’s first experience with Junior Achievement dates back nearly 15 years. As a new officer for FirstBank, Nicole was introduced to Junior Achievement through the JA Bowl-A-Thon. She started volunteering in the classroom and after her first class of … Continue reading


    April 29th, 2015Posted in Blog: JA Every Day, Northern Colorado/Wyoming, Volunteer




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