Inspire and prepare young people to succeed

Junior Achievement Helps Prepare Today's Students for a Bright Future

How you can get started

Junior Achievement of Michigan Great Lakes 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.


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


Junior Achievement partners with corporations and individuals to fund the programs that are delivered to our local students.

Partners, begin here

JA of Michigan Great Lakes Spotlight

View the details for JAMGL Titan Business Challenge

JAMGL Titan Business Challenge

  Where: Virtual
 When: Friday, April 30, 2021 8:30 AM

The Junior Achievement Titan Business Challenge is a local student competition held in April, with an Online Auction leading up to the event. Most importantly, it is a business strategy tournament using the JA Titan program - an online business manufacturing simulation program.

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View the details for Pebble Beach Golf Raffle

Pebble Beach Golf Raffle

  Where: Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes
 When: Monday, June 14, 2021 6:00 PM

The Grand Prize winner this year includes a round-trip for 2 to Pebble Beach Resort or $3,000 cash prize.

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View the details for JA Pitch Day

JA Pitch Day

  Where: Virtual
 When: Friday, May 07, 2021 1:00 PM

JA Pitch Day is a competition where qualified student teams who participated in a JA Company Program will pitch their business plans.

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View the details for JA Passport to STEM

JA Passport to STEM

  Where: Virtual Event
 When: Thursday, May 06, 2021 8:30 AM

The JA Passport to STEM will inspire hundreds of seventh and eighth grade girls & boys in West Michigan.

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Select a button below to see how you or your organization can get involved with Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes.

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