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Where Bright Futures Begin
What We Do

What We Do

Junior Achievement of New York’s volunteer-driven, K-12 programs enable students to own their economic success by developing the skills they need to compete in today’s global economy.

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Our 5,000+ corporate and community volunteers are the backbone of our organization. Find out what you can do to raise the achievement of NYC and Long Island students.



From Bowl-A-Thons to golf tournaments, JA New York offers several fun and engaging ways to support our programs.



JA New York is a 501(c)(3) publicly funded organization. We rely on the giving of others to support our programs.

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I really appreciate that you came to our school to teach us how to be successful in life.
— Afiat, Student

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From Our Blog

Joseph Hernandez, JA New York's 2014 Student of the Year

Potential Realized With Junior Achievement

I remember when I first started high school as a freshman.  For me, and I suspect, for most student ...

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Why Does JA Matter to You?

JA Matters2We hear anecdotes every day from people we meet in elevators and at networking events about how JA has changed their lives. We receive calls and letters from teachers, parents and students about the amazing impact JA makes in their lives and in the world. We want to know why Junior Achievement matters to you.

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