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 West Kentucky 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 an organization looking to help us move 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 West Kentucky Spotlight

A volunteer teaching students in a classroom

Volunteering with Junior Achievement In-Person or Virtually

  Where: In a school classroom in our community or via an online platform
 Time Investment: Typically one hour, for five days

As a JA Volunteer, you'll be paired with a teacher in a classroom. This delivery method is an effective and popular way to show students a connection between the skills they are learning in the classroom and how they can get a more fulfilling career and life.

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View the details for JA Inspire Virtual

JA Inspire Virtual

  Where: Virtual--Your Classroom or Home!
 When: Wednesday, November 18, 2020 8:00 AM

JA Inspire is more than a career fair, it brings together the business community and local schools and is designed to help launch 8th and 9th grade students into their futures: high school, college, and careers beyond.

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View the details for JA Chilly Hilly 5K Run

JA Chilly Hilly 5K Run

  Where: John James Audubon State Park
 When: Saturday, November 21, 2020 8:30 AM

Join Junior Achievement of Henderson County for the Chilly Hilly 5K on Saturday, Nov. 21st at Audubon State Park! You will select which flight time you will participate in when registering.

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Select a button below to see how you or your organization can get involved with Junior Achievement of West Kentucky.

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