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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Calling All Teachers!

Teachers, we’re talking to you! If you’ve already had the Junior Achievement curriculum delivered to your students by a trained, caring professional from the local business community, then you know what a unique and valuable experience it is for your students. If you’ve never experienced all the JA has to offer, then we hope you’ll accept our invitation to see …

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Give to Lincoln Day

It’s never been hard to see what a wonderfully generous place Lincoln is. We have an amazingly varied and vibrant non-profit scene, and we’re so fortunate that our community is so invested in working toward the best possible quality of life for all our fellow residents. Over the last few years, Give to Lincoln Day has become the clearest representation …

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JA of Lincoln Scholarship Winners

At JA of Lincoln, we have a unique perspective on the future of our country. Every day, we get to meet the students who will be the business owners, consumers, and leaders of tomorrow. Here’s what we’ve learned– if the students of Lincoln have anything to do with it, there’s a lot to be optimistic about. This time each year, …

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It’s Golfin’ Time!

Don’t forget– it’s almost time to tee off for JA! The annual JA of Lincoln Golf Classic is just a little over a month away (Friday, June 9th), and it’s not too late to get involved as an individual, a team, or even a sponsor! Every year, participants tell us that this is one of their favorite ways to support …

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Making a Pitch with JA

How many 8th graders can say they have owned and operated their own businesses? Thanks to a partnership between JA of Lincoln, Fiserv, and Cathedral of the Risen Christ School, dozens of Lincoln 8th graders can say just that! 7 teams of students worked from October-April learning first-hand how to form a company, sell a product and make a profit. …

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Searching for Peak Performers

So many people come together to make the JA mission possible! We’re a small staff at JA of Lincoln, but we impact tens of thousands of students every year through the generosity of an army of volunteers, educators, and supporters. They truly are the reason we can do what we do, and we love to recognize and thank them. But …

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Young Professionals Board Making Big Impact

Growing in size, growing in influence, growing in impact– that’s our JA of Lincoln Young Professionals Board! This year, the members of the Board gave themselves a goal of filling 100 local classrooms with young professional volunteers– and they’re well on their way! In February, the Board held a volunteer recruitment event called “For the Love of JA.” More than …

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