JA Events

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

JA Impact! Story of the Month

Happening Now!

Where: Virtual

Be a featured JA Impact! Story of the Month by submitting a short video talking about how JA has impacted your life.

Junior Achievement Free Enterprise Golf Invitational

Junior Achievement Free Enterprise Golf Invitational

Happening Now!

Where: Wuskowhan Players Club

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!

JA 5K VIRTUAL RUN

JA 5K VIRTUAL RUN

Happening Now!

Where: Virtual Run

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.

West Michigan Business Hall of Fame

West Michigan Business Hall of Fame

When: Monday, October 25, 2021
Where: Amway Grand Plaza
Time: 12:00 AM EST

Junior Achievement honors Business Hall of Fame Laureates for their leadership and success in business and community involvement.

JA 2021 Fall Movie Premiere

JA 2021 Fall Movie Premiere


When: TBD
Where: Celebration Cinema North

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.

JA Lakeshore Golf Scramble

JA Lakeshore Golf Scramble

When: Monday, June 06, 2022
Where: Muskegon Country Club
Time: 8:30 AM EST

The JA Lakeshore Golf Scramble is an exciting golf event that incorporates golf, prizes, food, and fundraising.

PAST EVENTS

These JA Events have already taken place, but they will be back! If you would like to learn more about them, please contact us!

COMPLETED

Pebble Beach Golf Raffle

Where: Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes

Winners have been announced for the 2021 Pebble Beach Golf Raffle!

COMPLETED

JA Pitch Day

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

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

COMPLETED

JA Girls' Dream Fair

When: Thursday, May 06, 2021
Where: TBD
Time: 8:30 AM EST

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

COMPLETED

JAMGL Titan Business Challenge

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

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.

COMPLETED

JA Virtual Career Speaker Event

Where: Virtual

We have worked with educators and our corporate partners to make online programming and the career speaker series available online teachers, parents and kids.

COMPLETED

JA Spring Scavenger Hunt

Where: Your neighborhood!

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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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