About: Junior Achievement
JA of Central Florida’s volunteer-delivered, 6 th-12 th Grade programs foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills, and use experiential learning to inspire students to dream big and reach their potential. With the help of more than 237,000 volunteers, JA students develop the skills they need to experience the realities and opportunities of work and entrepreneurship in the 21st-century global marketplace. Volunteer with JA or JA Academy today!
- JA Academy: The JA Academy is an innovative magnet school in partnership with Orange County Public Schools that teaches students leadership and entrepreneurial skills through an integrated and challenging high school curriculum. We are currently recruiting mentors to volunteer with students here!
- Finance Park Virtual: FPV volunteers are needed in high school classrooms to provide 3-6 hours of service delivering financial literacy lessons to 12th grade students. Training and materials are provided. (Volunteer dates, training dates and location below.*)
- Series: 6-7 weeks courses for 6-12 th grade students (see below)
- JA Be Entrepreneurial
- JA Career Success
- JA Economics for Success
- JA Exploring Economics
- JA Global Marketplace
- JA It’s My Business!
- JA It’s My Future
- JA Job Shadow
- JA Personal Finance
- JA Titan
Orange County Volunteer Fall 2017 Dates
Thursday, November 9th - Paying for Postsecondary Education
Tuesday, November 28th - Identity Theft
Wednesday, December 6th - Volunteer Choice
VCI’s part in this opportunity is to provide volunteers with a (free!) comprehensive benefits package-CIMA Supplemental insurance, a Life Insurance benefit, free workshops and more! Call your RSVP Coordinator, K, for more information: 407-298-4180, x110 / 407-617-9481.
RSVP, a part of SeniorCorps, is America's largest volunteer network for people 55 and over, with more than 300,000 volunteers tackling tough issues in communities nationwide. RSVP shows you how you can apply the skills and wisdom you've acquired throughout your life to make a positive difference in the lives of others. RSVP is federally funded by the Corporation for National and Community Service.