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Junior Achievement

Boundless Futures through Education

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

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 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.

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 the Bluegrass Spotlight

High school students with volunteer

Current Volunteer Opportunities

As a JA volunteer, you'll be paired with a teacher in a classroom. By being a JA volunteer and sharing your personal and professional experiences and skills with students from your community, you help them make the connection between what they are learning in school and what they will need to succeed in work and life.

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Current Volunteer Opportunities
View the details for JA of the Bluegrass Bowl-A-Thon

JA of the Bluegrass Bowl-A-Thon

  Where: Southland Lanes
 When: Friday, January 26, 2024 3:00 PM

Since 1986, Central Kentucky businesses have raised hundreds of thousands of dollars by participating in JA's Annual Bowl-A-Thon event. Bowling skills are not required, just a desire to have fun with your fellow employees and raise money for JA!

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JA of the Bluegrass Bowl-A-Thon
View the details for JA of the Bluegrass Miss Business

JA of the Bluegrass Miss Business

  Where: UK Federal Credit Union Corporate
 When: Wednesday, March 27, 2024 7:30 AM

The Junior Achievement Miss Business educational workshop is a unique opportunity designed to help young women develop a successful business and professional career.

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JA of the Bluegrass Miss Business
View the details for JA of the Bluegrass Business Hall of Fame

JA of the Bluegrass Business Hall of Fame

  Where: Keeneland
 When: Thursday, May 23, 2024 6:00 PM

The Laureates inducted into the Bluegrass Business Hall of Fame have substance in the American Dream. Their labor and vision not only benefited their own businesses but also improved the quality of life in the entire Bluegrass area.

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JA of the Bluegrass Business Hall of Fame
14038
Students Reached Locally
2022-2023
505
Classes Locally
2022-2023
370
Volunteers Locally
2022-2023
86
Schools Reached Locally
2022-2023
100373
Contact Hours Locally
2022-2023

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