Latest News

Empowering young people to own their economic success.

Do You Have Your Ticket to the JA Tailgate Dinner and Auction?

It’s that time of the year again! One of JA of Lincoln’s biggest fundraisers of the year is right around the corner, and we don’t want you to miss out! Every year, hundreds of our friends and supporters gather for the JA Tailgate Dinner and Auction at the Cornhusker Hotel. This year’s event is on Friday, September 15th, and it …

Read More

The Junior Achievement of Lincoln Stock Market Challenge is Back!

Now in its third year, the Stock Market Challenge is quickly becoming one of our most popular events. It’s not surprising that so many people want to get in on the fun– it really is an experience you won’t get anywhere else! CFA_Nebraska is serving as Presenting Sponsor, and we are so grateful to them! The Stock Market Challenge is …

Read More

2017-18 Young Professionals Board

Since its founding three years ago, the Junior Achievement of Lincoln Young Professionals Board has made an unmistakable impact on the students of Lincoln. Last year alone, this group of 29 of Lincoln’s best and brightest recruited enough volunteers to fill 100 JA classrooms– and they’ve already set out to do it again this year with 100 more volunteers! These …

Read More

JA Recognizes Amazing Volunteers

As we’ve mentioned, it takes a small army of generous people to make the Junior Achievement of Lincoln mission possible. Last year alone, more than 1,000 corporate and community volunteers took our curriculum into classrooms… and that number doesn’t even account for all the teachers, company coordinators, board members, donors, and others who are part of our huge, diverse, generous …

Read More

JA Golf Classic Is a Record-Breaker!

Another JA of Lincoln Golf Classic is in the books, and we’re excited to announce that it was a record-breaker in more ways than one! 35 teams participated in this year’s event, which is more than we’ve ever had before. Thanks to all those golfers, we also netted just over $25,000 to benefit our students, which is also a record …

Read More

JA Tailgate Season Is Coming Soon

Is it too soon to start talking about football season? Of course not! This is Nebraska! It’s always a good time to talk football, and it’s never too soon to start planning your tailgating schedule. Here’s another happy thought– the return of Husker football brings with it comes the annual JA Tailgate Dinner & Auction! This year’s event will be …

Read More

Save the Dates!

Life is busy, which is why it’s just so satisfying to have a well-organized calendar. We know that yours probably fills up fast, so we want to make sure that Junior Achievement is on it! Here are the important dates for JA of Lincoln over the coming fiscal/school year– we hope you’ll save them! JA Tailgate Dinner & Auction Friday, …

Read More

We’re Here Because of YOU!

The 2016-2017 school year has come to a close, and now that we’ve had a chance to catch our breath and look back we can definitively say– wow, what a year it was! Thanks to the tireless work of our volunteers, the generosity of our supporters, the dedication of our board members and friends, and the teachers who welcome us …

Read More

JA Recognizes Exceptional Commitment

Looking back at another successful school year fills us with gratitude, and there are some people we need to recognize who we are very, very grateful for. During the 2016-2017 school year, JA of Lincoln has been fortunate to have over 700 volunteers take the JA curriculum into more than 1,300 classrooms. That’s a lot of commitment from a lot …

Read More

Give to Lincoln Breaks Record

Each year on a single day in May, we get a vibrant picture of exactly what a generous community Lincoln really is. The 2017 Give to Lincoln Day was a record-breaker, resulting in the donation of nearly $3.7 million dollars to Lincoln non-profits. It was also a big day for JA of Lincoln! We’re so excited to share that, all …

Read More

Page 1 of 2712345»1020...Last »

Junior Achievement of Lincoln

/* ]]> */