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Junior Achievement

Boundless Futures through Education

Junior Achievement of Washington is a nonprofit that inspires and prepares young people for success

How you can get started

Junior Achievement of Washington provides several ways that you can get involved whether you’re someone looking to volunteer, part of a district or school looking for educational materials, or part of a business looking to help us expand the reach of our mission.


In-person or Virtual you can Volunteer with Junior Achievement and make a profound difference in the youth of our community.

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Schools and Parents

Junior Achievement provides activities, guides, thought leadership and lots of additional resources to support learning.

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Junior Achievement partners with corporations and individuals to fund the programs that are delivered to our local students.

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Junior Achievement of Washington Local Spotlight

Summer camp students

JA Summer Camps

  Where: JA Education Center in Auburn

An exciting week of hands-on learning at JA BizTown, JA Finance Park, and JA Finance Academy Summer Camps! Each session is packed with fun interactive activities introducing foundations of financial literacy, career exploration programs, and opportunities to develop and pitch business ideas.

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JA Summer Camps
View the details for 2024 Dare to Dream Dinner & Auction

2024 Dare to Dream Dinner & Auction

  Where: Hyatt Regency Lake Washington
 When: Saturday, September 21, 2024 5:30 PM

Featuring inspirational student and educator stories, an exquisite dinner, and exciting live and online auctions filled with unique items and experiences, Dare to Dream is an unforgettable evening of philanthropy and fun.

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2024 Dare to Dream Dinner & Auction
Read the Summer Jobs = Career Readiness

Summer Jobs = Career Readiness

Summer is a season often synonymous with relaxation and leisure for many teenagers. However, an increasing number of teens are leveraging this break from school to gain valuable work experience through summer jobs. These opportunities not only provide immediate benefits but also prepare young people for success in a global economy.

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Read the Reawakening the American Dream: Homeownership for Generation Z

Reawakening the American Dream: Homeownership for Generation Z

For over a century, owning a home has been synonymous with the American Dream. Since the 1890s, when homebuilders first linked homeownership with the promise of prosperity, generations of Americans have aspired to build wealth and create legacies through owning their own homes. However, recent trends reveal significant challenges facing young adults in achieving this milestone.

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