Inspire and prepare young people to succeed

Junior Achievement Helps Prepare Today's Students for a Bright Future

How you can get started

Junior Achievement of Chicago 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 an organization looking to help us move 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

JA of Chicago Spotlight

Limitless Girl

JA of Chicago's Transformation to Digital Programming

Junior Achievement is providing free online resources to teachers and parents. We are doing this so our kids can spend more time planning for and dreaming about tomorrow, and less time worrying about today. We are committed to doing this until we can all be certain again

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Junior Achievement Virtual Town Halls

Junior Achievement has gathered business leaders, entrepreneurs, and educators to answer questions and concerns from teens across America regarding COVID-19 and its affect on our economy.

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Inspiring Tomorrows

Junior Achievement of Chicago Supporters

Partnerships and support from corporations, small businesses, universities, foundations, service clubs and individuals enables JA to bring volunteers and programs to local classrooms.

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295157
Students Reached Locally
2019-2020
14174
Classes Locally
2019-2020
6500
Volunteers Locally
2019-2020
1215
Schools Reached Locally
2019-2020
979581
Contact Hours Locally
2019-2020

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

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