Look what happens when you have a good time.
At JA, we host several signature events throughout the year to raise money to support our programming, as well as to engage the community in our educational work. In fact, nearly 50 percent of JA’s $3 million operating budget is raised through special events. So whether you’d like to get involved on an individual level or as a business through event sponsorship, JA offers several ways for you to support our work and have a good time, too.
- JA Bowl-A-Thon: Create a team and bowl your way to supporting economics education for our kids. For Northern Colorado/Wyoming, visit their JA Bowl-A-Thon website.
- Colorado Business Hall of Fame: Help us recognize the outstanding contributions of Colorado’s business leaders, and inspire generations of professionals and entrepreneurs.
- JA Stock Market Challenge: This fast and furious stock market simulation game is a blast, and a fun way to support JA.
- Success on the Green Golf Classic: Our golf tournament and auction offers the best of both worlds — a day of sport that’s all for a good cause.
A record number of students from 44 area high schools competed in this year’s JA Stock Market Challenge, presented by Great West-Great-Teachers, a program of Great-West Financial. Students got some hands on experience with investment strategies, carefully playing the game in … Continue reading
Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain, Inc. has received a $16,000 grant to support its entrepreneurship programs in 15 local Denver-area classrooms. Sam’s Club presented the grant in support of its focus on youth entrepreneurship education. “Knowledge of the free enterprise system, its benefits to … Continue reading
Technology and communications companies are no strangers to competition or community involvement. So it’s no wonder industry leaders jumped at the chance to compete against each other for the good of Colorado’s young people by joining the JA Communications & … Continue reading