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Junior Achievement

Tomorrows Are More Important Than Ever

Today is uncertain. Tomorrow represents hopes and dreams Junior Achievement helps prepare today's students for a bright future.

How you can get started

Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas provides several ways that you can get involved whether you’re someone looking to volunteer, part of a district or school looking for educational materials, or part of a business looking to help us expand the reach of our mission.

Volunteers

In-person or Virtual you can Volunteer with Junior Achievement and make a profound difference in the youth of our community.

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Schools and Parents

Junior Achievement provides activities, guides, thought leadership and lots of additional resources to support learning.

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Partners

Junior Achievement partners with corporations and individuals to fund the programs that are delivered to our local students.

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JA of Central Carolinas Spotlight

Three photos, one of a group of students in JA BizTown wearing yellow lanyards, one photo of a volunteer and student smiling with thumbs up and one photo of two students using iPads in JA Finance Park.

Text: Invest in tomorrow's future today! JA is where business and education meet.

Ways To Give to JACC

There are multiple ways to invest in the futures of youth in our community. Learn more about donating via mail, online, donating stock and more.

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Ways To Give to JACC
View the details for JA BizTown® 22-23

JA BizTown® 22-23

  Where: Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas
 When: Monday, September 26, 2022 10:00 AM

Program Dates: September 26 - June 1 | Grade Level: 6th

JA BizTown® combines in-class learning with a day-long visit to a simulated town located in JA's TowneBank Opportunity HQ (Charlotte, NC). This program allows 6th grade students to operate banks, manage restaurants, write checks, and vote for mayor. The program helps students connect the dots between what they learn in school and the real world.

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JA BizTown® 22-23
View the details for JA Finance Park® 22-23

JA Finance Park® 22-23

  Where: Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas
 When: Monday, September 26, 2022 10:00 AM

Program Dates: September 26 - June 2 | Grade Level: 7th and 8th

JA Finance Park provides students a hands-on education in personal financial planning and career exploration. At the culmination of this teacher-led program, students participate in an on-site visit to the TowneBank Opportunity HQ (in Charlotte, NC) or through a virtual experience. This opportunity allows students to apply all they've learned through an interactive simulation that provides real-world experiences.

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JA Finance Park® 22-23
27564
Students Reached Locally
2019-2020
1038
Classes Locally
2019-2020
2183
Volunteers Locally
2019-2020
178
Schools Reached Locally
2019-2020
8824
Contact Hours Locally
2019-2020

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