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New Career Speaker Panel Inspires Students to Dream Big

 Tuesday, 14 Sep 2021

Monthly Panels Feature Variety of Diverse Speakers Representing Many Industries...

Junior Achievement Receives Donation from Wells Fargo

 Tuesday, 31 Aug 2021

Funding will support Financial Education Programming...

Junior Achievement Receives Grant from SC Johnson

 Monday, 26 Jul 2021

Funding Will Help Junior Achievement Implement Inspiring Tomorrows Program...

Patricia Contreras Honored by Junior Achievement

 Thursday, 24 Jun 2021

Patricia Contreras of Rockwell Automation was given the Peak Performer Award for her work with Milwaukee area businesses, community partners, and global governments to influence public policy and improve the quality of life in communities where Rockwell Automation has a presence....

Four Business Leaders Inducted to Wisconsin Business Hall of Fame

 Thursday, 24 Jun 2021

Junior Achievement of Wisconsin held its 31st annual Wisconsin Business Hall of Fame™ on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at the Junior Achievement Kohl’s Education Center and live streamed across the state....

Greenfield and Oconomowoc Students Win Statewide Scholarship Competition

 Thursday, 13 May 2021

JA Business Challenge Rewards Business Acumen...

Wisconsin Young Entrepreneur to Appear on National Web Series

 Tuesday, 13 Apr 2021

The third episode of The Arena is taking place at 1:30pm Eastern on April 21, 2021....

Otto Bremer Trust Donates to Junior Achievement of Wisconsin

 Monday, 05 Apr 2021

Junior Achievement of Wisconsin received a $50,000 grant from the Otto Bremer Trust in Minneapolis, MN....

William S. Knight Foundation Awards JA of Wisconsin $50,000 to Support JA Finance Park Virtual® and JA BizTown Adventures® Programs

 Monday, 01 Feb 2021

Upwards of 7,000 Wisconsin Students Will Benefit from these Financial Literacy and Career Exploration Programs...

13-Year-old Jonah Larson Wins $10,000 Scholarship Presented by Junior Achievement

 Friday, 29 Jan 2021

Young Entrepreneur Live Competition awards all four teen-aged business owners January 28...

Shark Tank-style Event with Celebrity Judges to Award $10,000 Scholarship

 Monday, 11 Jan 2021

Four teen-aged Business Owners vying for scholarships in Junior Achievement Young Entrepreneur Live Competition on January 28...

Junior Achievement of Wisconsin Launches First-Ever Virtual Business Simulations for Students

 Friday, 20 Nov 2020

The William S Knight Foundation, of Brodhead, Wisconsin, has provided a $50,000 grant to help Wisconsin schools bring the JA BizTown Adventures and JA Finance Park Virtual programs to their students....

Survey Finds Teens and Young Adults Continue Putting off Career Decisions as They Progress from High School to College (COPY_1591215821486)

 Friday, 20 Nov 2020

Research from Junior Achievement USA and The Hartford shows students struggle with career choices well into their college career...

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