Boys & Girls Club 

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JA Company Program® 

JA Company Program unlocks the innate ability in high school students to fill a need or solve a problem in their community by launching a business venture and unleashing their entrepreneurial spirit. The program focuses on Company Ops, the majority of meeting time, where students build and manage their business. Meeting-specific, student-friendly materials and resources increase student interaction and emphasize JA’s experiential approach to learning. JA Company Advisors guide students through building and running their business. 

  • Time Commitment: Meeting with your company once a week for 13 weeks

  • Training: Attend a JA Program Training where you'll receive materials and training prior to class.

  • Meeting Times:

    • 5:00-6:00 on Thursdays

JA Personal Finance®

JA Personal Finance  allows students to experience the interrelationship between today’s financial decisions and future financial freedom. To achieve financial health and wellness, they learn about money-management strategies, including earning, employment and income, budgeting, savings, credit and debt, consumer protection, smart shopping, risk management, and investing.

  • Time Commitment: Meet with your students once a week for 8 weeks

  • Training: Attend a JA Program Training where you'll receive materials and training prior to class.

  • Meeting Times:

    • 5:00-6:00 on Thursdays

JA Career Success®

JA Career Success equips students with the knowledge required to get and keep a job in high-growth industries. Students will explore the crucial workplace skills employers seek but often find lacking in young employees. Students also will learn about valuable tools to find that perfect job, including resumes, cover letters, and interviewing techniques. 

  • Time Commitment: Meet with your students once a week for 7 weeks

  • Training: Attend a JA Program Training where you'll receive materials and training prior to class.

  • Meeting Times:

    • 5:00-6:00 on Thursdays