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A Year in Review: 2021-2022 JA Program Highlights

This has been an exciting school year for JA San Diego. We have grown and expanded several of our programs over the last few months to increase the number of students who receive critical foundational knowledge in business and finance. [...]

August 4, 2022|News|

Back-to-School Survey: One-Third of Teens Say Rising Cost of School Supplies a Concern

A new survey by Junior Achievement USA shows that a third of teens (33%) say that their parents or guardians are concerned about the cost of back-to-school supplies this year. A higher percentage of teens (37%) express concern they will [...]

July 26, 2022|News|

7 Tips for Making a Good First Impression

It is true what they say, making a good first impression is so important — especially in business. A first impression sets the tone for the rest of the meeting and even the foundation of the business relationship. First impressions [...]

June 6, 2022|Work Readiness|

Illumina Is Welcomed as the Newest Addition to JA Biztown 

  On Tuesday, May 31, 2022, Junior Achievement of San Diego County (JA) held a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of the Illumina shop in the McGrath Family JA BizTown.   As the first biotechnology company in JA BizTown, [...]

June 1, 2022|News|

Junior Achievement Is Top Ten NGO/SGO for Fourth Consecutive Year

Geneva-based NGO Advisor—which recently rebranded as thedotgood—has just announced that JA Worldwide remains among the ten most impactful social-good organizations in the world. Ranking the world’s most impactful NGOs began in 2012, in an effort to showcase the best practices and newest [...]

May 31, 2022|News|

Meet our 2022 JA Company Program Winners

Over 140 students competed in our 2022 JA Company Program Competition representing four high schools from across the county. Five teams were recognized for their business innovations and will be submitted for consideration to compete in the national competition. [...]

May 4, 2022|Entrepreneurship, News|

Junior Achievement Announces a Rebrand

We are launching a new logo, colors, and website Junior Achievement of San Diego County (JA San Diego) is getting a whole new look. We are excited to share that JA is rebranding with a new logo, color scheme, and [...]

April 1, 2022|News|

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A Year in Review: 2021-2022 JA Program Highlights

This has been an exciting school year for JA San Diego. We have grown and expanded several of our programs over the last few months to increase the number of students who receive critical foundational knowledge in business and finance. [...]

August 4, 2022|News|

Back-to-School Survey: One-Third of Teens Say Rising Cost of School Supplies a Concern

A new survey by Junior Achievement USA shows that a third of teens (33%) say that their parents or guardians are concerned about the cost of back-to-school supplies this year. A higher percentage of teens (37%) express concern they will [...]

July 26, 2022|News|

7 Tips for Making a Good First Impression

It is true what they say, making a good first impression is so important — especially in business. A first impression sets the tone for the rest of the meeting and even the foundation of the business relationship. First impressions [...]

June 6, 2022|Work Readiness|

Illumina Is Welcomed as the Newest Addition to JA Biztown 

  On Tuesday, May 31, 2022, Junior Achievement of San Diego County (JA) held a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of the Illumina shop in the McGrath Family JA BizTown.   As the first biotechnology company in JA BizTown, [...]

June 1, 2022|News|

Junior Achievement Is Top Ten NGO/SGO for Fourth Consecutive Year

Geneva-based NGO Advisor—which recently rebranded as thedotgood—has just announced that JA Worldwide remains among the ten most impactful social-good organizations in the world. Ranking the world’s most impactful NGOs began in 2012, in an effort to showcase the best practices and newest [...]

May 31, 2022|News|

Meet our 2022 JA Company Program Winners

Over 140 students competed in our 2022 JA Company Program Competition representing four high schools from across the county. Five teams were recognized for their business innovations and will be submitted for consideration to compete in the national competition. [...]

May 4, 2022|Entrepreneurship, News|

Junior Achievement Announces a Rebrand

We are launching a new logo, colors, and website Junior Achievement of San Diego County (JA San Diego) is getting a whole new look. We are excited to share that JA is rebranding with a new logo, color scheme, and [...]

April 1, 2022|News|

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