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JA of Michigan Great Lakes Events

At JA of Michigan Great Lakes, we host several events throughout the year to raise money to support our programming. These events also engage the community in our efforts to reach students! Whether you'd like to get involved on an individual level or as a business through event sponsorship, we offer several ways for you to support our work while having a great time!

December 2022

Happening Now!

Where: Huizenga Family JA Free Enterprise Center

Join us at one of our upcoming breakfasts to learn about how your business can be a part of impacting thousands of students every year! You'll get a tour of the facility and learn about how students will get an immersive experience with your company's brand while impacting the live of students in our community.

April 2023


JA Pitch Day

When: Monday, April 17, 2023
Where: Huizenga Family JA Free Enterprise Center
Time: 9:00 AM ET

JA Pitch Day is a competition where qualified student teams who participated in a JA Company Program will pitch their business plans. Chosen judges will vote to pick the winner and students receive a prize.

May 2023


JAMGL Titan Business Challenge

When: Thursday, May 04, 2023
Where: Huizenga Family JA Free Enterprise Center
Time: 9:00 AM ET

The JA Titan Business Challenge is uniquely designed for high school students to unleash creativity, test leadership skills and demonstrate the competitive nature of the free enterprise system.


Play4JA BISSELL Trivia Night

When: Thursday, May 11, 2023
Where: Huizenga Family JA Free Enterprise Center
Time: 5:00 PM CT

Play4JA is a creative way for large groups to raise funds for Junior Achievement’s education programs AND enjoy a celebratory team-building activity together such as bowling, happy hour, movie screenings, virtual trivia, escape rooms, and more – any in-person or virtual event that your group considers fun!


JA Free Enterprise Golf Invitational

When: Monday, May 15, 2023
Where: Egypt Valley Country Club
Time: 10:00 AM ET

Tee Off for Free Enterprise

June 2023


R.L. Adams Plastics Lakeshore Golf Scramble

When: Monday, June 05, 2023
Where: Muskegon Country Club
Time: 9:00 AM ET

Join us for the 23rd annual JA Lakeshore Golf Scramble! A day of golf, prizes, food, and fundraising.


JA Movie Premiere

When: Saturday, June 17, 2023
Where: Celebration Cinema North
Time: 9:00 AM ET

JA Movie Premiere is a family fundraising event that happens in the Spring and Fall. The majority of the tickets go to kids in low-income schools and to our charity partners. Kids get to bring their entire families and see a movie while enjoying popcorn and other treats! Students and their families leave with smiles, having spent half a day with the people they love, having a great time.

October 2023


JA West Michigan Business Hall of Fame

When: Monday, October 23, 2023
Where: Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park
Time: 6:15 PM ET



March 2023


JA Girls' Dream Fair

When: Thursday, March 09, 2023
Where: Huizenga Family JA Free Enterprise Center
Time: 9:00 AM ET

The JA Girls' Dream Fair will inspire hundreds of seventh and eighth grade girls in West Michigan.

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