Achieve-A-Bowl Raises $118,000

Achieve-A-Bowl is JA’s largest and oldest community event. More than 750 bowlers from across the state raised dollars impacting 3,000 Rhode Island youth with JA programs. learn more »

JA’s Golf Classic Raises $18,000

Last year’s event sold out and raised funds for more than 450 students to experience JA programs. The JA Golf Classic is one of JA’s most sought after events and is played at The International in Bolton, MA.

JA Volunteers Impact 9,571 Students

JA Volunteers are the hallmark of our organization. Last year, nearly 600 community & business volunteers delivered 53,084 Instructional Contact Hours to Rhode Island students K-12. learn how you can become a volunteer »

JA Donors are Mission Critical

Last year, our donors helped JA programs reach 7% of the student population in Rhode Island. For the past two-years JA programs have been available for only 14 cents a day, per child. see who is making a difference »

Morris J.W. Gaebe Profiles In Excellence

This award is JA highest honor and recognizes community leaders and organizations for demonstrating excellence in the Rhode Island Community.
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Volunteer at Junior Achievement in Rhode Island

Junior Achievement of Rhode Island serves to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy.  Junior Achievement is the world's largest organization dedicated to educating students about workforce readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy through experiential, hands-on programs, and our legacy is for all youth to be given access to opportunity and success.

Our Promise

JA Heroes

  1. Empowering young people to own their future economic success by enhancing the relevancy of education.

  2. Igniting the spark in young people to experience and realize the opportunities and realities of work and life in a 21st century global marketplace.

  3. Creating direct connections between the business world and young people in order to introduce them to the opportunities and principles of a free market economy and to stimulate economic success.


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