JA Student Learning Experiences and Fundraising Events
Free Virtual Student Lessons
Experience the best learning experiences that Junior Achievement offers in person, now offered online, and for FREE! Click the button below to access a variety of financial education lessons from your home and at your pace.
JA of Northern California Events
At JA of Northern California, 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 Kahoot! Trivia Company Tournament
A JA Trivia Night offers your company a fun and festive, interactive (virtual) experience, while fundraising to bring life-changing economic education to local students.
Monterey Bay Business Hall of Fame
The Monterey Bay Business Hall of Fame is one of the Central Coast’s signature events.
JA STEM Week
SHE Leads STEM Summit, Mentoring Sessions, Tech & Innovation Summit, and STEM Virtual Career Exploration all rolled into one week of exciting, eye-opening opportunities for middle and high schoolers to explore the vast amount of jobs in STEM fields.
These JA Events have already taken place, but they will be back! If you would like to learn more about them, please contact us!
Celebrating the power of mentorship, JA S.H.E. Leads imparts students with increased STEM knowledge, bringing confidence to further their career goals and builds their professional network.
JA Finance Park helps students make smart financial decisions that last a lifetime. The NEW self-guided version allows students to complete interactive online lessons at their own pace, supplemented by optional live Zoom sessions with knowledgeable volunteers.
Spend a glorious day of fun playing golf while fundraising for economic and work readiness education for students across Northern California
During this one day, project-based STEM learning immersive, high school students are exposed to career paths and insights from the region's leading professionals in technology and engineering. Through workshops, mentor driven discussions, and a gallery of innovative projects by the areas' most notable tech incubators, students will become prepared to launch into the future workforce.
The San Francisco Giant Race presented by Alaska Airlines is LIVE!
Celebrate the people and educators that make Northern California so special!
A virtual fundraiser for K-12 grade JA lessons in Financial Literacy, Entrepreneurship and Work Readiness.
During this stock market simulation event, students have the opportunity to test their market savviness, further develop their financial literacy knowledge & put to work the skills learned in school. This event provides high-schoolers with the opportunity to experience Investing, Savings, & Budgeting firsthand.
This unique interactive event will give teens across Northern California direct access to some of the region's best economists, entrepreneurs, psychologists and counselors and ask them top-of mind questions about how to best adapt to the new normal. The panelists will offer simple, straightforward strategies to help empower participants to strive toward a bright and successful tomorrow – because tomorrows are more important than ever.
A self-paced trivia challenge to support our virtual programs throughout the 20-21 school year. Make it a family affair!
IT'S A RACE FOR FINANCIAL LITERACY!
Junior Achievement of Northern California's signature fundraising gala is virtual and honors the most innovative and inspiring business leaders of the San Francisco Bay Area!