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JA and IAAPA Launch The Business of Fun Contest

JA and IAAPA Launch The Business of Fun Contest

Calling youth ages 14 to 19 who love amusement parks, museums, & other attractions to enter JA Worldwide's and IAAPA's The Business of Fun Contest!

JA at World Economic Forum on Latin America 2017

JA at World Economic Forum on Latin America 2017

Last week, JA Worldwide's CEO, Asheesh Advani, and JA Americas' President, Leo Martellotto, participated in the World Economic Forum on Latin America.

Save the Date: World Economic Forum on Latin America 2017

Save the Date: World Economic Forum on Latin America 2017

JA will take a lead role in the World Economic Forum on Latin America next week. Save the date and follow the event on Twitter.

Leo Martellotto and Asheesh Advani Pair Up for World Economic Forum on Latin America 2017

Leo Martellotto and Asheesh Advani Pair Up for World Economic Forum on Latin America 2017

As part of the World Economic Forum on Latin America 2017, our CEO, Asheesh Advani, and JA Americas President, Leo Martellotto, have jointly written an article for the WEF blog.

JA Central Ontario, Mastercard Canada, and Intrst Financial Connect with Students

JA Central Ontario, Mastercard Canada, and Intrst Financial Connect with Students

Our CEO, Asheesh Advani, was in Canada with JA Central Ontario, Mastercard Canada, and Intrst Financial. 

Registration Opens for JA Canada's Next Generation Leaders Forum

Registration Opens for JA Canada's Next Generation Leaders Forum

Young leaders around the world have the opportunity to apply for JA Canada's Next Generation Leaders Forum in Ontario, Canada.

Delta Features JA in March Issue of Delta Sky Magazine

Delta Features JA in March Issue of Delta Sky Magazine

Are you traveling on Delta this month? If so, flip through the inflight magazine until you see the page featuring JA and discussing Delta's partnership in 23 JA locations.

Signature Partner Bechtel Launches "Dream Big" Movement

Signature Partner Bechtel Launches "Dream Big" Movement

This weekend, Bechtel premieres Dream Big: Engineering Our World, a giant-screen movie aimed at inspiring young innovators to change the world.

Valentine's Day Tribute to Our Six Regional Operating Centers

Valentine's Day Tribute to Our Six Regional Operating Centers

Our regional operating centers make it possible for JA to serve 10M+ young people in over 100 countries each year.

JA Canada Alumna Liat Fainman Listed as Top Millennial in Toronto

JA Canada Alumna Liat Fainman Listed as Top Millennial in Toronto

JA Canada alumna Liat Fainman is one of nine influential Toronto Millennials featured in Narcity Canada this month.

Regional Operating Centers and JA Worldwide Travel to London for LMS Training

Regional Operating Centers and JA Worldwide Travel to London for LMS Training

This week, in London, CrossKnowledge is leading a learning-management-system session for JA staff from across the network.

JA Americas' Company of the Year Competition 2016

JA Americas' Company of the Year Competition 2016

Earlier this month, JA Americas held its eighth Company of the Year Competition, sponsored by FedEx and Delta and hosted by JA México. 

JA Americas Company of the Year Competition Gets Underway

JA Americas Company of the Year Competition Gets Underway

In Mexico City, the top JA companies from the JA Americas region are gathering to compete for Company of the Year honors. 

100 Lives: Rhodes Scholar and Founder of Yiqiao China, Steven Wang

100 Lives: Rhodes Scholar and Founder of Yiqiao China, Steven Wang

Meet Rhodes Scholar and JA Canada/JA Central Ontario alumnus Steven Wang, featured in our 100 Lives series.

JA Americas and SAP Launch Latin Code Week

JA Americas and SAP Launch Latin Code Week

Last week, JA Americas and SAP launched Latin Code Week, a digital-literacy initiative that trains young people in coding, business skills, and life skills.

FedEx Supports Year-End Company of the Year Competitions

FedEx Supports Year-End Company of the Year Competitions

Three of our six regions hold their Company of the Year (COY) competitions in late November and early December. Thanks to FedEx for supporting students as they compete for top honors in their regions.

JA Americas Sponsors Session at Civil Society Policy Forum

JA Americas Sponsors Session at Civil Society Policy Forum

Today, Junior Achievement Americas will sponsor a session at the International Monetary Fund/World Bank Civil Society Policy Forum. 

Ask Questions of JA Canada Alumni Bruce Poon Tip During Tweet-Chat

Ask Questions of JA Canada Alumni Bruce Poon Tip During Tweet-Chat

Join JA alumnus Bruce Poon Tip, founder of G Adventures, for a small-business tweet-chat today!

MetLife Foundation Volunteers Deliver JA Programs in México

MetLife Foundation Volunteers Deliver JA Programs in México

What happens when 23 MetLife Foundation volunteers spend seven hours with 150 young people? They learn critical financial and career skills!

100 Lives: JA Alumni Develop Unique Avocado Products

100 Lives: JA Alumni Develop Unique Avocado Products

With avocados ranking as the number-one crop in Michoacán, Mexico, five JA Michoacán alumni set out to turn their agricultural bounty into a bonafide business. Read about AvoProducts.