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JA Bowled Over By Generosity

No matter how you look at it, JA of Lincoln bowled a big fat strike at this year’s annual Bowl-a-thon! Well over a thousand people bowled in this year’s tournament, proving once again just how many individuals in our community stand behind JA of Lincoln and our mission. They bowled as teams of co-workers, friends, and families, all united in …

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Bank on Youth Going Strong

Along with our generous friends at State Farm, JA of Lincoln has been Banking on Youth for two years now through a program aimed specifically at Lincoln’s kindergartners. This program is a true Lincoln original, developed and implemented right here at home! Last year’s pilot program was a huge success (read about it here), and this year is even bigger …

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Operation: Bright Future

We have some pretty amazing news! Recently, JA of Lincoln was approached by a very generous person with a very big challenge. This person believes deeply in the JA mission of empowering young people to own their economic success, and wants to see JA of Lincoln continue to flourish long into the future. So this person – who is choosing …

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Get Bowled Over for JA

A fundraiser should really be FUN, right? At JA of Lincoln, we think so! That’s why we love our annual Bowl-a-thon so much! Every year, hundreds of people right here in Lincoln spend a few hours hanging out with their friends and coworkers, enjoying snacks, drinks, prizes, and the chance to demonstrate their superiority on the lanes. The best part, …

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Jeans for JA is Back!

One of our very favorite fundraisers is back! Jeans for JA is a fun and easy way to make a difference for the students in our community. There’s very little work on your part, it builds a sense of purpose and community within your company, and employees love it! Sounds like a great deal all around, right? Here’s how it …

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National Day of Service

Did you know that January 21 is a National Day of Service? Thirty years ago, Congress signed legislation marking the birthday of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as a federal holiday. In 1994, Congress went one step further and designated Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a national day of service. On this special day, Americans will honor the …

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JA Directors Go Back to School

Last year, it was elementary students and city planning. This year, it was high school students and the art of negotiation. In what is becoming a December tradition, members of the JA of Lincoln Board of Directors and Trustees went “Back to School” last month. In a Business Economics class at Lincoln Southwest High School, students got to put their …

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Resolve to Make a Difference

It’s the annual debate – to make a New Year’s resolution or not to make a New Year’s resolution? Will it make a difference? Will you actually follow through, or will you just end up with another expensive gym membership that you’re too guilty to cancel? This year, we have a better option for you. What if you could make …

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A Stocking Stuffer for the Duffer

If you have a golfer on your Christmas list, then we’ve got some great news for you! JA of Lincoln can make you the most popular Santa around with the 2013 JA Golf Card! For just $49.95, your favorite golf enthusiast will get a full year of great discounts (half price golf!) at 19 Lincoln area golf courses, plus some …

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New, Real-World Economics Program for Lincoln Students

LPS will offer Junior Achievement’s Exploring Economics to all high school students. A new partnership between Lincoln Public Schools and Junior Achievement of Lincoln will bring real-world financial lessons to every LPS high school Business Economics class. Through the engaging and relatable Exploring Economics curriculum, students will examine the impact they have on the economy as consumers and taxpayers, and …

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