Junior Achievement: JA in a Day volunteers needed for Buchtel CLC in Akron - June 1st


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Thu Jun 01, 2017, 08:00 AM - 01:30 PM


1040 Copley RoadAkron, OH 44320


Build a stronger community by educating local students about work readiness, financial literacy and entrepreneurship!

Using lesson plans and materials provided by Junior Achievement, volunteers will work, in partnership with 7th and 8th grade teachers, to lead lessons included in Junior Achievement"s middle school programs.

We will teach the entire JA program in a one day setting with with each volunteer or team of volunteers teaching one JA lesson back to back throughout the morning to 6 groups of students.

JA volunteers can be community members, business associates, retirees, college students and/or parents,

Training will be provided. Individual and group opportunities are available.

JA volunteers need to enjoy interacting with young people and feel comfortable in speaking in front of a group of students. Volunteers must provide their own transportation. A JA program kit including lesson plans and all materials needed will be provided during the volunteer training meeting.

For more information on JA programs and to review a complete list of volunteer opportunities please visit the VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES page of our website at www.jaofnco.ja.org.


  • Financial Planning
  • People Skills
  • Financial Literacy
  • Public Speaking

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Teach one JA activity six times in one day
  • Must be able to provide own transportation to the school

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