About Junior Achievement of Central Iowa
Junior Achievement of Central Iowa (JA) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that inspires Central Iowa students to dream big and reach their potential. Since 1955, JA of Central Iowa has helped young people connect with relevant learning and the importance of staying in school. JA has educated K-12 students on the core concepts of financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship. Students are reached through a dedicated network of volunteers in 27 Central Iowa counties. Follow us on social media @jacentraliowa. For more information, visit www.jacentraliowa.org.
About Junior Achievement USA® (JA)
Junior Achievement is the world's largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future, and make smart academic and economic choices. JA programs are delivered by corporate and community volunteers, and provide relevant, hands-on experiences that give students from kindergarten through high school knowledge and skills in financial literacy, work readiness, and entrepreneurship. Today, JA reaches 4.6 million students per year in more than 100 markets across the United States, with an additional 5.6 million students served by operations over 100 other countries worldwide. Visit www.ja.org for more information.
Junior Achievement is located off Grand Ave and 63rd St in Des Moines.