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Junior Achievement

Boundless Futures through Education

Junior Achievement of Southwest Michigan is a nonprofit that inspires and prepares young people for success

How you can get started

Junior Achievement of Southwest Michigan 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.

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

Junior Achievement of Southwest Michigan Spotlight

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JA Financial Literacy for Michigan

JA can help your school and students meet Michigan's new financial literacy graduation requirement with practical, hands-on financial education curricula.

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JA Financial Literacy for Michigan
JA Finance Park

Karl & Susan Hascall JA Finance Park® Pilot Program

  Where: Huizenga Family JA Free Enterprise Center

JA Finance Park® is Junior Achievement’s capstone program for personal financial planning and career exploration. This program helps students build a foundation on which they can make intelligent financial decisions that last a lifetime.

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Karl & Susan Hascall JA Finance Park® Pilot Program
Students in JA BizTown

The Tom Fox Family JA BizTown® Now Open for Business!

  Where: Huizenga Family JA Free Enterprise Center

In this fully interactive town that simulates the day-to-day functions of a thriving community, 5th and 6th grade students become both producers and consumers!

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The Tom Fox Family JA BizTown® Now Open for Business!
Read the Be A Game Changer

Be A Game Changer

Volunteers are the game-changer! They are the player that ignites those around them to do better and be better. They are the player that changes the “on court” or “on field” energy that’s a spark plug and leads the team to victory. They are the ones that young people need.

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Students Reached Nationally
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Classes Nationally
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Volunteers Nationally
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Schools Reached Nationally
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Select a button below to see how you or your organization can get involved with Junior Achievement of the MI Great Lakes, SW Michigan Office.

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