Junior Achievement Sparks Student Success

Junior Achievement (JA) empowers young people to own their economic success. Our volunteer-delivered, K-12 programs foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills. JA’s experiential learning inspires kids to dream big and reach their potential. Junior Achievement of Central Iowa helps young people connect with relevant learning and the importance of staying in school. JA sparks students to develop competitive skills and confidence.

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Register NOW for JA BizTown Summer Camp!
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From Wall Street ... 2015 Stock Market Challenge
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About JA

Information about our history, mission, facilities, resources and supporters.
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Don't let your company miss out! Roll on in . . .
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