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Junior Achievement

JA of Arkansas

Junior Achievement of Arkansas is a nonprofit that inspires and prepares young people for success

How you can get started

Junior Achievement of Arkansas 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.

Volunteers, begin here

Schools and Parents

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

Schools and Parents, begin here

Partners

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

Partners, begin here

Junior Achievement of Arkansas Spotlight

An alumni volunteer with 2 students

Calling all JA Alumni!

Did JA make a difference in your life? Is there a story you want to share about how a JA mentor helped positively influence your life or career? Do you want to re-connect with JA and others who had "the JA experience?"

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JA Virtual Volunteer at his laptop

Virtual Volunteering Experience

  Where: From your home or office
 Time Investment: Typically 1-3 hours

Volunteering in-person with Junior Achievement has been a rewarding experience for generations and today we offer virtual volunteering!

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Virtual Volunteering Experience
A volunteer working with students

JA In A Day

  Where: In a school classroom in our community
 Time Investment: Just one day

This experience uses the same JA programs as the traditional method, but it's condensed into a single day for a high-impact experience! Perfect for the volunteer who can take just a day away from work.

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JA In A Day
View the details for JA Career Success Blended

JA Career Success Blended

Grades: 9-12

JA Career Success Blended Model is an engaging and comprehensive program that introduces high school students to the workplace. As interns, students participate in realistic work experiences in multiple departments of a fictional company, Orbit Boom. The program teaches soft skills and business best practices in the context of scenarios and assignments. The program consists of seven 45-minute sessions and 10 optional sessions. (Grades 9-12)

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JA Career Success Blended
2503926
Students Reached Nationally
2020-2021
86452
Classes Nationally
2020-2021
29734
Volunteers Nationally
2020-2021
11116
Schools Reached Nationally
2020-2021

Select a button below to see how you or your organization can get involved with Junior Achievement of Arkansas.

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