Show your Super Bowl Spirit and Support Junior Achievement, Northwest District

January 10, 2017
Junior Achievement Classroom Volunteers Needed
 
Eau Claire, WI– Show off your team spirit this Super Bowl season and support Junior Achievement of Wisconsin- Northwest District at the same time through Jerseys for JA. This FUNraiser is an opportunity for area businesses and their employees to wear a jersey of their choice and show off their Super Bowl spirit while supporting Junior Achievement efforts throughout northwestern Wisconsin. If you want to become involved in showing off your Super Bowl spirit, contact Lynn Barrie at (715) 835-5566 or email at lbarrie@jawis.org for more information.
 
In addition, to showing your team spirit, Junior Achievement, Northwest District is seeking classroom volunteers to bring their real-life experiences to students in the classroom to present JA programs. Several volunteer opportunities are available in Menomonie, Eau Claire, Fall Creek, Altoona and Chippewa Falls. Volunteers are needed to present JA program materials in elementary through high school grades. Last year more than 16,600 young people throughout northwestern Wisconsin were impacted by JA volunteers who reached out to area students on how to empower their own economic success. To learn more or become involved, please call 715-835-5566 or visit us at http://wisconsin.ja.org/northwest-district to become a JA classroom volunteer. Time commitments run from five to six visits in the classroom.

About Junior Achievement (JA) Junior Achievement (JA) is the world's largest non-profit organization dedicated to educating students in grades 2-12 about entrepreneurship, financial literacy and work readiness through experiential hands-on programs. District staff collaborates with more than 690 volunteers and 670 teachers, educating more than 16,600 students throughout northwestern Wisconsin last school year. For more information visit us at http://wisconsin.ja.org/northwest-district or call 715-835-5566.
 
Contact:
Lynn Barrie, Marketing Development Manager
lbarrie@jawis.org, (715) 835-5566 ext.26