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Junior Achievement Helps Prepare Today's Students for a Bright Future

How you can get started

Junior Achievement of El Paso 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 a 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

JA of El Paso Spotlight

An alumni volunteer with 2 students

Calling all JA Alumni!

Did JA make a difference in your life? Is there a story you want to share about how a JA mentor helped positively influence your life or career? Do you want to re-connect with JA and others who had "the JA experience?"

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View the details for JA Inspire Virtual - A Career Exploration Fair 2021-2022

JA Inspire Virtual - A Career Exploration Fair 2021-2022

  Where: Virtual Platform
 When: Monday, October 25, 2021 12:00 AM

Junior Achievement of El Paso's signature work readiness program JA Inspire Virtual. This program is a coalition of educators and industry leaders, led by JA of the Desert Southwest working to provide 6th - 9th students with meaningful experiences as they begin considering their future careers - especially the high-wage/high-demand careers here in the desert southwest.

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JA Inspire Virtual - A Career Exploration Fair 2021-2022
View the details for 2022 Junior Achievement Bowl-A-Thon presented by Marathon

2022 Junior Achievement Bowl-A-Thon presented by Marathon

  Where: Bowl El Paso
 When: Saturday, May 14, 2022 12:00 AM

The annual Junior Achievement of El Paso Bowl-A-Thon presented by Marathon has grown to become our largest fundraiser and El Paso’s largest bowl-a-thon and a whole lot of FUN!

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2022 Junior Achievement Bowl-A-Thon presented by Marathon
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