JA Blog

JA Announces New VP of Development

Junior Achievement of San Diego County (JA), is delighted to announce Karolyn Dale has joined the nonprofit as its new Vice President of Development. In this role, Dale, will lead fundraising initiatives to advance JA’s mission and help diversify philanthropic giving to support the nonprofit's growth and expansion. Read More

SEPTEMBER 30, 2017

Fifth Annual Junior Achievement Golf Classic Raises over $174,000 for San Diego Kids

Thank you to our golfers and sponsors for making Junior Achievement’s 5th Annual Golf Classic a huge success! Presented by San Diego Fluid System Technologies, 103 golfers enjoyed 18 holes at the scenic Grand Golf Club on Friday, September 8th. The participants raised more than $170,000 to support JA’s mission to impact nearly 81,500 students this year by teaching them how to get a job, start a business and manage their money. Read More

SEPTEMBER 11, 2017

Helix High Kicks off School Year with Mission Fed JA Finance Park

Program was brought to life by our partners at Intuit.

Helix High seniors kicked off the school year by learning how to make smart economic choices with a trip to Mission Fed JA Finance Park this month. The experiential program was brought to life by our partners at Intuit. The team of professionals served as valued mentors to help prepare students for the real world. Read More

AUGUST 30, 2017

JA's Volunteer Recognition Program: The Apple Society

We are excited to introduce a new program to recognize the significant contributions of JA volunteers. Read More

AUGUST 30, 2017

Take Me Out to the Ball Game!

Through JA's partnership with the San Diego Padres, JA friends have an opportunity to purchase discounted tickets to some home games in August: Read More

AUGUST 1, 2017