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  • The Davis Foundation Provides Grant to Junior Achievement

    Students in Greater Springfield will be participating in Junior Achievement programs through the generosity of a $25,000 grant from the Irene E. & George A. Davis Foundation.   The goal of  the JA: A Valued Added Authentic Learning Project is to provide students with learning experiences that encourage …

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    JAWM and United Bank Partner to Bring Financial Literacy Programs to Students

    Junior Achievement of Western Massachusetts received a $10,000 grant from the United Bank Foundation to bring financial literacy programs to students in East Longmeadow, Westfield, West Springfield, and Springfield. The programs will teach students concepts related to budgeting, saving, and money management with the intent …

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    Junior Achievement Business and Entrepreneurial Exploration Summer Program

    Junior Achievement of Western Massachusetts held it’s very first summer program from July 10th, 2017 – August 11th, 2017. This summer program was developed to help prevent summer learning loss in grades 6th – 12th. For five weeks, students participated in programs such as JA …

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  • UPS Foundation Grant Helps Junior Achievement

    SPRINGFIELD — Junior Achievement (JA) of Western Massachusetts received a $7,200 grant from the UPS Foundation to implement JA “Be Entrepreneurial” classes. The curriculum introduces high-school students to the essential elements of a practical business plan and challenges them to start an entrepreneurial venture while …

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  • United Bank Foundation Supports JA’s Financial-literacy Efforts

    BusinessWest Staff on September 1, 2017 in Daily News SPRINGFIELD — Junior Achievement of Western Massachusetts announced that it received a $10,000 grant from the United Bank Foundation to bring financial-literacy programs to students in East Longmeadow, Westfield, West Springfield, and Springfield. The programs will …

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  • Junior Achievement program encourages entrepreneurship in young people

    Sy Becker SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Starting your own business can be a challenge for anyone, but success can be especially rewarding when the entrepreneurs are 11 and 12-years-old. Junior Achievement of Springfield provided advice and encouragement for Amber Fedor and Yanaideliz Vasquez to market …

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  • Western Mass. Junior Achievement students pitch innovative creations to investors (photos, video)

    Click Image to view galley By Don Treeger dtreeger@repub.com The pitches weren’t fastballs or sliders. They were sales pitches aimed at winning over investors.  Presented by students in the first ever Junior Achievement of Western Massachusetts Business and Entrepreneurial Exploration Program, a five-week summer program for middle grade and …

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    Springfield Thunderbirds Host New JA Company Program

    On Saturday October 22, nine members of the new Thunderbirds JA program enjoyed the opening game and the excitement of the shootout win!  Then on Oct. 26, the Springfield Thunderbirds kicked off their new partnership with JA and welcomed a team of sixteen high school …

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  • JAWM Receives Grant from The Hartford

    For Immediate Release: November 2015 Contact: Jennifer A Connolly, JA of Western Massachusetts (413) 747-7670 jconnolly@jawm.org Twitter: @JA_WesternMA THE HARTFORD SPONSORS SECOND YEAR OF THE JA COMPANY PROGRAM” GIVES MORE JA OF WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS TEENS 21st CENTURY ENTREPRENEURIAL EXPERIENCE [Springfield, MA] – Junior Achievement USA®, …

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  • 11th ANNUAL JA STOCK MARKET COMPETITION NOV. 10

    Healthy food is very much important in the breakfast. For growing bodies and developing brains must need the regular intake of food. But if anyone ignores to eat the healthy and nutritional food for breakfast, he/she must fall with physical, intellectual, and behavioral problems. To …

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