JA programs provide financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and work readiness education for students from Kindergarten to 12th grade. Find out more about each program or request programs for your school today.
By becoming a JA volunteer mentor, you can give kids the power to shape their world, see their future, and let their dreams take flight. JA provides the materials and training. You provide the time. It's easy for you; life changing for them.
Junior Achievement (JA) motivates students to develop the skills needed to experience the realities and opportunities of the 21st-century global marketplace. Our program curriculum fosters work readiness, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy skills, utilizing experiential learning to inspire kids to dream big and reach their potential.
JA of Western New York enriches the lives of 15,000 students in over 150 schools & community organizations throughout the eight counties of WNY.
JA's success is due to its many generous supporters and 600+ volunteers.