With the help of trained volunteer role models from the community, Junior Achievement shows young people how money, careers, and business ownership work.
Junior Achievement of Northwest Florida announced its annual award recipients for distinguished service to its mission to inspire young people to succeed in a global economy. Junior Achievement’s annual individual Hall of Fame Laureates for 2018 are Stan Connally and Rishy Studer. Read More »
State Farm awarded a total of $60,000 to Jr. Achievement areas statewide in Florida for financial literacy education. Read More »
Committed to strengthening the area’s future workforce, the LandrumHR Employee’s Foundation presented Junior Achievement of Northwest Florida (JA) with a $3,200 donation, one of many recent donations from the Foundation, for JA’s workforce preparedness efforts for Escambia, Santa Rosa, and Bay County school students. Read More »
Junior Achievement of Northwest Florida announced today the date and location of its annual sporting clay shoot fundraiser, Pull for Kids. LandrumHR, Levin rinke resort realty, studer foundation, centennial bank, escambia county sheriff's office, evergreen the printing company, duncan mccall advertising, lamar. Read More »
Junior Achievement of Northwest Florida announced its annual Mardi Gras Bowl fundraiser will be held February 16-17, 2018 at Cordova Lanes Bowling Center. Read More »
Junior Achievement of Northwest Florida announces Cyndi Warren of Warren Averett, LLC and Dr. Ken Ford of the Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition (IHMC) as its 2017 Hall of Fame Laureates. Read More »
Jr. Achievement of Northwest Florida announced today it's Pull for Kids Sporting Clay Invitational. Pull for kids is set for June 17 at the Santa Rosa Shooting Center in Pace. It is one of Jr. Achievement's largest annual fundraisers. Registration is open and sponsorships are available. Register your four-person team for $500. Proceeds from the event fund Jr. Achievement's programming on personal finance for young people in the local school districts in grades kindergarten through 12th grade. Call 850-477-1420 for more information or visit www.janwfl.org. Read More »
The Escambia County Sheriff's Office granted $5,000 to Junior Achievement of Northwest Florida. The JA provides essential personal finance education to students in K-12th grade classes in Escambia County. The program has proven effective in professional development as well as a crime prevention mechanism, as the more education a person has the less likely they will be to engage in questionable or illegal activity. The two offices are excited about partnering in education for the 2017-2018 school year. Read More »
Junior Achievement of Northwest Florida is seeking volunteers for the spring semester of the 2016-2017 school year. Volunteers from the business community are needed to teach in classrooms k-12 in the Escambia and Santa Rosa County school districts to mentor young people regarding finance and business ownership. Read More »
SunTrust bank presented a $25,000 check to Junior Achievement of Northwest Florida on January 12 at its downtown Pensacola location. Read More »
Junior Achievement of Northwest Florida announced its annual award recipients for distinguished service to its mission. Read More »
Junior Achievement of Northwest Florida, covering Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa, and Bay Counties, announces its 2016-2017 leadership team and Area President. JA also welcomes Ildi Hosman as its new Area President. Read More »
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