Junior Achievement of South Florida is training the next generation of business leaders, employees and consumers by educating students about financial literacy, entrepreneurship and work readiness.
Our mission is to inspire and prepare youth to succeed in a global economy.
JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF SOUTH FLORIDA :
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
The Junior Achievement of South Florida Board of Directors is composed of local community leaders with a strong and balanced blend of skills and experience, providing guidance and support to JA staff as we strive to uphold our mission. The Board exercises overall responsibility for the direction of JA, while also providing advice and counsel on a broad range of operation protocols. Members of the Board serve on at least one of the eight committees: Audit, Development, Executive, Finance, Governance, Innovative Initiatives, Marketing and Programs – or on individual event committees. The diversity of the Board is chosen to reflect a multitude of expertise offerings. All members have a strong and demonstrated commitment to our three pillars: work readiness, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy.
Our dynamic team of professionals work together to manage the programs, operations, volunteers, events, and other day-to-day activities at Junior Achievement of South Florida. They share a common enthusiasm for the mission of educating and inspiring students to prepare for the real world.
We are completely crazy in love with our projects. We work closely with our clients to ensure that they will get what they want.
SIP, SAMPLE AND SUPPORT JA World Uncorked Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Culinary Signature Event By Rose Faraone December Go Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale JA World Uncorked - one of South Florida's favorite culinary events - started just over 10 years ago. Back in 2009, a group of 10 women joined together to create a fundraiser for
By Hannah Henry, Manager of Marketing & Public Relations, Brand Junior Achievement USA As the talented Lindsey Vonn once said, “It’s amazing. Life changes very quickly, in a very positive way, if you let it.” With these changes, it’s essential to consider how it will impact your financial stability. The top life changes that cause the most
By Hannah Henry, Manager of Marketing & Public Relations, Brand Junior Achievement USA A survey conducted by Gallup and Strada Education Network revealed that 36% of those who attended college regret their choice of major. Of those who pursued or completed a bachelor’s degree, findings uncovered that 40% would pick a different field of study. That’s roughly $25,000