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JA of Southwest Michigan

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 an 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

An alumni volunteer with 2 students

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?"

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JA Virtual Volunteer at his laptop

Virtual Volunteering Experience

  Where: From your home or office
 Time Investment: Typically 1-3 hours

Volunteering in-person with Junior Achievement has been a rewarding experience for generations and today we offer virtual volunteering!

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Virtual Volunteering Experience
View the details for 2021 JA Titan Business Challenge

2021 JA Titan Business Challenge

  Where: Western Michigan University
 When: Friday, December 17, 2021 8:00 AM

The Junior Achievement Titan program is intensely focused to bring relevance, authenticity and application into everyday learning to energize students around their future possibilities. Students learn about business principles and entrepreneurship as well as have the opportunity to go head-to-head against students from across the region.

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2021 JA Titan Business Challenge
3036125
Students Reached Nationally
2019-2020
127817
Classes Nationally
2019-2020
151906
Volunteers Nationally
2019-2020
16561
Schools Reached Nationally
2019-2020

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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