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!
JA Impact! Story of the Month
When: To Be Determined
Be a featured JA Impact! Story of the Month by submitting a short video talking about how JA has impacted your life.
These JA Events have already taken place, but they will be back! If you would like to learn more about them, please contact us!
JA Movie Premiere is a family fundraising event (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.
Make your Holiday shopping easy! All proceeds go to Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes.
JA Bowling for Financial Literacy is a party with a purpose, to help local students by providing financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and work readiness programming!
Junior Achievement honors Business Hall of Fame Laureates for their leadership and success in business and community involvement.
Welcome to the 2nd Annual JA Virtual 5K Run! Join in on the fun while supporting a local mission to raise funds for Financial Literacy, Work Readiness, & Entrepreneurship K-12 programs.
Winners have been announced for the 2021 Pebble Beach Golf Raffle!
JA Pitch Day is a competition where qualified student teams who participated in a JA Company Program will pitch their business plans.
The JA Girls' Dream Fair will inspire hundreds of seventh and eighth grade girls in West Michigan.
JA is pleased to announce that the JA Free Enterprise Golf Invitational has been converted to the JA Be a Wuskowhan Players Club Member for a day!
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.
We have worked with educators and our corporate partners to make online programming and the career speaker series available online teachers, parents and kids.