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Junior Achievement Inspires and Prepares Young People to Succeed in a Global Economy

For more than 100 years, Junior Achievement of Western Massachusetts has provided economic education and financial literacy programs to the youth of Western Massachusetts and Vermont. JA of Western Massachusetts impacts thousands of young people each year, opening their minds to their potential and preparing them for life after graduation.

Make a Difference

Dreams are worth the investment.

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Our strategic plan strives to dramatically increase the number of classrooms reached, but we can’t do it without your help.

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Share your experience to show students what it takes to be successful in school and in life.

Programs and Locations

Our programs show students how to generate wealth and effectively manage it, create jobs to make their communities more robust, and apply entrepreneurial thinking to the workplace.

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Our Services Have Changed,
But We’re Still Here for You

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Resources for a Brighter Tomorrow
During the coronavirus crisis, we’re leading the country in the number of teachers stepping up to join online programming. Click here to access our student, parent and teacher virtual resources available to support learning during this time.

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