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 the Bluegrass 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 business looking to help us expand the reach of our mission.
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
Online resources for Teachers and Parents
Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass 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.
Virtual Volunteer Experience
Volunteering in-person with Junior Achievement has been a rewarding experience for generations and today we offer virtual volunteering!Learn More about Virtual Volunteering
I am a teacher, parent or student looking for stand-alone activities, facilitator guides, or ancillary resources that support learning.Learn More about Program Resources
JA of the Bluegrass Spotlight
Learn about the classes and schools available for volunteer opportunities in our area!See classes
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?"Learn More
JA of the Bluegrass Inspire VirtualWhere: Virtual
When: Wednesday, November 17, 2021 9:00 AM
JA Inspire Virtual is more than a virtual career fair, it brings together the business community and local schools and is designed to help launch 8th-12th grade students into their futures: high school, college, and careers beyond.View Event
JA of the Bluegrass Inspire Virtual
Leadership Lexington Youth ProgramGrades: 9-12
Participants will interact with each other and community leaders, discuss issues, careers, business and post-secondary institutions.View Program
Leadership Lexington Youth Program
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