Skip Navigation
Junior Achievement

Inspire and prepare young people to succeed

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

How you can get started

Junior Achievement of the Desert Southwest 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.

Volunteers

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

Partners

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?"

Learn More
View the details for 2022-2023 JA Inspire Virtual - A Career Exploration Fair

2022-2023 JA Inspire Virtual - A Career Exploration Fair

  Where: Virtual Platform
 When: Tuesday, November 01, 2022 12:00 AM

Junior Achievement of El Paso's premier work readiness program. This program is a partnership of educators and industry leaders, led by JA of El Paso working to provide 6th - 12th grade students with meaningful experiences as they begin planning their future careers - especially the high-wage/high-demand careers here in the desert southwest.

View Event
2022-2023 JA Inspire Virtual - A Career Exploration Fair
View the details for 2022 Junior Achievement of El Paso Business Hall of Fame presented by WestStar

2022 Junior Achievement of El Paso Business Hall of Fame presented by WestStar

  Where: Grace Gardens Event Center
 When: Thursday, October 27, 2022 6:00 PM

Junior Achievement of El Paso's Business Hall of Fame presented by WestStar is one of the city’s most prestigious celebrations of visionary business leadership. Locally since 1995, Junior Achievement of El Paso (JA) has hosted this event to recognize business and education leaders who, through their entrepreneurial and civic activities, have made enduring contributions to El Paso.

View Event
2022 Junior Achievement of El Paso Business Hall of Fame presented by WestStar
8779
Students Reached Locally
2020-2021
389
Classes Locally
2020-2021
245
Volunteers Locally
2020-2021
23
Schools Reached Locally
2020-2021
39510
Contact Hours Locally
2020-2021

Select a button below to see how you or your organization can get involved with Junior Achievement of the Desert Southwest.

Donate Volunteer Request A Program

Any questions? Contact us!

Organizations Partnering With Us

We use cookies to provide you a personalized experience. How we do this is by analyzing user behavior on our site and sharing data with our advertising and analytics partners. You consent to our cookie policy if you continue to use this website.

I understand