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  • Junior Achievement of Northwestern Ohio Junior Achievement of Northwestern Ohio

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Mission Statement

Junior Achievement's purpose is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy.

Junior Achievement Values: · Belief in the boundless potential of young people. · Commitment to the principles of market-based economics and entrepreneurship · Passion for what we do and honesty, integrity and excellence in how we do it. · Respect for the talents, creativity, perspectives and backgrounds of all individuals. · Belief in the power of partnership and collaboration. · Conviction in the educational and motivational impact of relevant, hands-on learning.

Description

Junior Achievement brings together local businesses and area k-12 schools to teach the economics of life through free enterprise education to more than 24,000 Northwestern Ohio students annually.

The Junior Achievement programs utilize high-quality text materials and hands-on activities that are age-appropriate that teaches elementary students about their roles as individuals, workers, and consumers and prepare middle grade and high school students for key economic and workforce issues they will face. All Programs are delivered by over 600 dedicated volunteers who compliments the curriculum by sharing their personal employment experiences with the students. Volunteers are the backbone of Junior Achievement---they are mentors, role models and leaders who help today's children grow into tomorrow's success stories!

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http://toledo.ja.org/

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Would you recommend Junior Achievement of Northwestern Ohio?

by Jennifer M. from Toledo, OH (Administrator for this Organization) (2008-08-06 11:14:35.0)
I had a great experience working with the students.
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