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Going Global: UTC Expands Partnership with Junior Achievement

Supports program that will transform Chinese and American teens into global entrepreneurs

On a warm and sunny August afternoon, 20 high school students from Shanghai, China and 20 more from Wallingford, Conn. laughed and chatted as they toured the lush fields of the 272-year-old Lyman Orchards farm in Middlefield, Conn.

Capital One Announces $1.8 Million Grant To Junior Achievement Of Greater Washington

Grant to Help Junior Achievement Provide Approximately 78,000 Students in Greater Washington With Financial Literacy Skills Training
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McLEAN, VA, May 21, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Capital One Financial Corporation today announced it will provide Junior Achievement of Greater Washington with a $1.8 million grant to help about 78,000 students in Greater Washington build their money management skills in the  innovative hands-on learning environment of Junior Achievement Finance Park.

Engaged Giving: American Express's 20 Years of Philanthropic and Volunteer Support of JA New York


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April is Youth Financial Literacy Month.  So it’s only fitting that we feature a partnership between world-renowned financial industry leader, American Express and a nonprofit leading the youth financial literacy movement - Junior Achievement of New York (JA New York).

Finance Park Provides Students Experience of Making Real Life Financial Management Decisions


Junior Achievement of New York (JA New York) is the local affiliate of Junior Achievement USA® (JA), the world's largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future, and make smart academic and economic choices.  Our volunteer-delivered, K-12th grade programs foster college and career-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills, and use experiential learning to inspire students to dream big and reach their potential.

Chief Executive Council for Madison Celebrates Impact and NJ State’s Innovation Award at First Anniversary

Founding Chairs from Quest Diagnostics, Drew University, and the Borough of Madison receive award from NJ State Senator Richard Codey | CECP CEO Daryl Brewster delivers keynote to CEOs on the business value of doing good, recognizing Madison as a model
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Madison, NJ, February 6,2014 /3BL Media/ – The Chief Executive Council For Madison(CECM) (watch feature video) was presented with the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs Award for Innovation in Governance by State Senator and Former Governor Richard Codey at their biannual meeting and anniversary celebration.

Capital One Bank and Junior Achievement Help Local Students Learn Financial Literacy Skills

Capital One and Junior Achievement Partnership Teaches Practical Money Skills; Has Served More than 250,000 Students in the United States
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Novemnber 14, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Capital One Financial Corporation and Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada are bringing Capital One/Junior Achievement Finance Park, an innovative mobile financial education program, to Las Vegas. The program, which runs Nov. 14 to Dec. 13, will be hosted in the Library District building across from Cashman Field. The program will help thousands of eighth grade students across the Clark County School District—the fifth largest school district in the nation—learn critical money management skills such as budgeting and saving.

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Capital One with Junior Achievement USA: Delivering an education in personal financial well-being to students


Capital One and Junior Achievement USA are working together to reinforce one of the building blocks of a great economy—sound personal financial management. Their award-winning program provides practical learning experiences that inspire students toward personal responsibility.

PwC and Junior Achievement App Helps Teens Make More Informed Financial Plans to Support Their Chosen Career Path

“JA Build Your Future” Enhances Commitments to Helping Instill Responsible Financial Behavior
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Colorado Springs, Colo., September 24, 2013 /3BL Media/ - PwC US and Junior Achievement USA® (JA) today announced the launch of JA Build Your Future, an app designed to assist with financial planning as teens look towards post-secondary education and explore their desired careers.

Generation Global: Today’s Teenagers, Tomorrow’s Entrepreneurs?

by David Cunningham

Forget Gen Y or Gen Z. There’s now only Generation Global. 

This week, 54 of Asia’s best and brightest students landed in Hong Kong for the 7th FedEx Express Junior Achievement International Trade Challenge here in Asia. 

Yet while these students, from nine different countries across Asia, might be far from home, what stands out for me is that the concept of “home” is not what it used to be.

Lincoln Financial Foundation to Award $10,000 to Junior Achievement as Winner of Charitable Vote Program


Company’s Facebook® Fans Select the Winning Nonprofit Based On Commitment to Freedom and Opportunity Through Education

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Company’s Facebook® Fans Select the Winning Nonprofit Based On Commitment to Freedom and Opportunity Through Education


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