JA Blog

Seeking New Volunteers with New Referral Incentive Program!

Now more than ever your continued support as a JA volunteer is needed.

With the new school year, JA's goal is to impact over 75,000 students throughout San Diego County, a 20% increase over last year. So now more than ever your continued support as a JA volunteer is needed. Read More

NOVEMBER 21, 2016

Junior Achievement and San Diego Unified School District Announce New Historic Partnership to Impact 7,000 Students this Year

Collaboration brings every 10th grader to Mission Fed JA Finance Park to teach them how to plan for career and financial success after high school

Junior Achievement and San Diego Unified School District announce new historic partnership to impact 7,000 students this year. Collaboration brings every 10th grader to Mission Fed JA Finance Park to teach them how to plan for career and financial success after high school. Read More

OCTOBER 19, 2016

Celebrating Junior Achievement’s Annual Business Hall of Fame 2016 Laureates

Visionary leaders honored for outstanding business and community impact in San Diego

On Tuesday, September 27th, Junior Achievement of San Diego County hosted the 28th Business Hall of Fame at Fairmont Grand Del Mar. Sponsored by Jack in the Box Foundation, the inspiring event recognized these outstanding business and philanthropic leaders. Read More

SEPTEMBER 30, 2016

4th Annual JA Golf Classic

Thank you to our golfers and sponsors for making the 4th Annual Junior Achievement Golf Classic a success

Thank you to our golfers and sponsors for making the 4th Annual Junior Achievement Golf Classic a success. Your support of JA's life-changing programs will give San Diego students confidence to take control of their financial futures. Read More

SEPTEMBER 30, 2016

New JA Study Shows Parents Face Challenges Paying for Back to School School Supplies

This week marks the end of summer for thousands of San Diego students as they head back to school. The beginning of a new school year is always a very exciting time however, a new study shows that it can also be a very expensive time, especially for parents. According to a recent JA USA survey, one-in-five (20%) of teens said their parents or guardians face financial problems when paying for school supplies. Read More

SEPTEMBER 1, 2016