Tomorrows are more important than ever

Junior Achievement helps prepare today’s students for a bright future

How you can get started

Junior Achievement of North Central Ohio provides several ways that you can get involved whether you’re someone looking to volunteer, part of a district or school looking for educational materials, or part of an business looking to help us expand the reach of our mission.


In-person or Virtual you can Volunteer with Junior Achievement and make a profound difference in the youth of our community.

Volunteers, begin here

Schools and Parents

Junior Achievement provides activities, guides, thought leadership and lots of additional resources to support learning.

Schools and Parents, begin here


Junior Achievement partners with corporations and individuals to fund the programs that are delivered to our local students.

Partners, begin here

Free Online Resources to Teachers and Parents

With schools closing Junior Achievement is providing free online resources to teachers and parents. We are doing this so our kids can spend more time planning for and dreaming about tomorrow, and less time worrying about today. We are committed to doing this until we can all be certain again. Here are two ways you can support this effort.

Coronavirus Update

JA of North Central Ohio is committed to ensuring the health and safety of our volunteers, students, and staff during this public health crisis. Get the current updates by clicking below.

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Program Resources

I am a teacher, parent or student looking for stand-alone activities, facilitator guides, or ancillary resources that support learning

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I want to support Junior Achievement's effort to provide free online resources to teachers and parents with a gift to my local JA.


JA of North Central Ohio Spotlight

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Double the Donation

Does your employer match charitable gifts? Click "Learn More" to check if your organization will double your donation!

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Volunteer with JA!

Making a difference in students' lives is easier than ever. Video call live into classrooms, create videos - and more - regardless of whether you're in office or at home. We provide the same JA content that you know and love - you provide YOU!

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View the details for A Community Thrives 2021

A Community Thrives 2021

  Where: Virtual
 When: Monday, July 19, 2021 12:00 PM

You empowered 5,780 teens through JA Inspire. Help us raise $6,000 now through 8/13 to impact even more students as we relaunch the event this December!

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View the details for JA Golf Classic @ Shelby Crossing Golf Course

JA Golf Classic @ Shelby Crossing Golf Course

  Where: Shelby Crossing Golf Course
 When: Friday, August 13, 2021 8:00 AM

Raise your clubs - it's time to invest in the future!

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Select a button below to see how you or your organization can get involved with Junior Achievement of North Central Ohio.

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