Why Junior Achievement?
JA helps students realize that the education they are getting today will help them to have a bright future tomorrow. JA's unique, volunteer delivered programs, show them all of the possibilities that lay before them. They realize they can choose different paths; College? A specific trade? Start their own business? Through your participation as an organization or as an individual, these statistics below can begin to change in your community:
- 20% of U.S. students will not complete high school on time and earn a diploma.
- 49% of U.S. employers recognize that talent shortages impact their ability to serve clients and customers.
- 36% of Americans say that they have at some point in their lives felt their financial situation was out of control.
- 91% of millennials wish they had greater access to entrepreneurial education programs.
Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay
Envision A Future. Every Month of the Year!
Make an impact all year long with your monthly gift. The ongoing support of our monthly donors, JA Visionaries, helps provide Junior Achievement with the resources to show students how money, careers, and business ownership work, every single month of the year.
We serve over 80,000 students in the JA Tampa Bay Area and continue to grow our reach in the community each year. When you become a monthly donor, your gift is immediately put to work for JA Tampa Bay kids. Thank you for becoming a JA Visionary today!