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!
Be a featured JA Impact! Story of the Month by submitting a short video talking about how JA has impacted your life.
Create your own Company Scavenger Hunt!
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 JA Lakeshore Golf Scramble is an exciting golf event that incorporates golf, prizes, food, and fundraising.
The Grand Prize winner this year includes a round-trip for 2 to Pebble Beach Resort or $3,000 cash prize.
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.
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 Pitch Day is a competition where qualified student teams who participated in a JA Company Program will pitch their business plans.
The JA Passport to STEM will inspire hundreds of seventh and eighth grade girls & boys in West Michigan.
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.