JA Blog

LPL Volunteers Make An Impact

We are proud to partner with LPL Financial to bring the lessons of “JA Career Success” to 65 Hoover High seniors during a one-day interactive symposium this month. The students worked closely with LPL professionals to explore various career paths and to learn how to apply critical thinking skills during a job interview. Read More

OCTOBER 31, 2017

JA's Marla Black Receives Top Honors

Each year San Diego Magazine and the East County Chamber of Commerce, shine a spotlight on women executives, entrepreneurs, and leaders, who have made a significant contribution in our community. These innovative women are pioneers in their fields, serve as role models for our youth, and inspire others to follow in their footsteps. For these reasons, we are extremely proud to announce, our very own, Marla Black received top honors at both prestigious events 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

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