Category Archives: Why JA?


Why JA – Tamara’s Story

          We’re continually inspired by the impact that JA not only has on the students we reach, but also how it creates joy in the volunteers who help bring our mission to life. We’re fortunate to have heroes like Tam, who has been inspiring students for nearly 20 years:  “I’ve been volunteering with JA for close Continue Reading...

Why JA – Alex’s Story

Junior Achievement has a tremendous impact on the lives of the students we seek to inspire. That impact doesn’t end when they graduate. Read about this JA alumni’s experience to learn how our programs helped inspire his path over the course of 20 years: “I am currently working in the behavioral health care field as a clinical treatment director and Continue Reading...