Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas

Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Dorothy Gorman, CEO & President
Main Address

1701 N. Graham Street
Suite 100
Charlotte, NC 28206
United States

What We Do
The mission and purpose of Junior Achievement (JA) is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy with an end result of a world in which young people have the skillset and mindset to build thriving communities. Financial Donation Requested: Please consider supporting JACC by donating through our website (https://centralcarolinas.ja.org/donate/index ). One-time and reoccurring donation options are available! Specific Volunteer Needs: JACC relies on volunteers to accomplish our mission. We have middle schools ready to visit JA BizTown and JA Finance Park this school year and we need your support to give them the best experience! Sign up to volunteer as an individual or with a company or organization through our Volunteer Hub site - http://jacarolinas.volunteerhub.com/
Interesting Info
  • With our updated delivery model, schools with 50% or more of the student population enrolled in free and reduced lunch access our programming at no cost.
  • As an organization, our reach extends into 49 counties in North Carolina and 3 counties in South Carolina.
  • In all, JA of Central Carolinas aims to impact 40,000 K-12 students across in-classroom and onsite programming.
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