Junior Achievement of Washington Events

Join us for these upcoming events!

Play4JA

Year-round

Play4JA is an opportunity for your company, family and friends to raise funds to support local Junior Achievement students, while encouraging team excitement, engagement and participation for the benefit of JA kids. Play4JA activities include: Bowling, Wii Bowling, Golf, Jeans Days (Jeans 4 JA) -- and "Design Your Own!" (walkathons, bake sales, etc.). The possibilities are endless!

JA Bowling Classic

Registration now open! Eastern Washington Regions bowl in February/March

The Junior Achievement Bowling classic is a fun event and one of JA's biggest fundraisers! Each year hundreds of people join together with family, friends and co-workers at their local bowling alley to help JA provide financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship programs to local students. Bowling events are held at various times throughout the year, in all JA regions across Washington state and in Northern Idaho. Form your own team today and together we can make a difference.

Ignite the Spark: a fundraising breakfast

Various Dates

The Junior Achievement Ignite the Spark Breakfast offers a unique opportunity to showcase Junior Achievement programs to key members of our communities, and to engage and excite new supporters. This inspiring 90-minute networking/breakfast event is free. Three Breakfasts will be held across Washington State in 2018 in Bellingham, Yakima, and Walla Walla. An opportunity to learn and donate to Junior Achievement will be presented to attendees. With generous event sponsorships, funds raised will directly benefit students enrolled in JA programs in their respective areas. Learn more about Ignite the Spark here.

Hood to Coast

June 2, 2018

The second annual Hood to Coast (HTC) Washington relay race is on June 2nd and Junior Achievement of Washington has been given the exciting opportunity for 5 teams to participate in support of Junior Achievement! Click through here for more information.

Golf Classic and Auction - Sahalee

June 11, 2018

Thank you for those who participated in The 2018 Golf Classic & Auction at Sahalee Country Club. The event included an 18-Hole Scramble featuring a magnificent day of golf, on-course lunch, commemorative apparel, golf balls, tee-prizes, and contests! Followed by a celebratory evening which includes a cocktail reception, live & silent auctions, with auctioneer John Curley, and a banquet dinner.

Golf Classic and Flip Flops Dinner & Auction - South Sound

June 21, 2018

Thank you for those who participated in the 26th Annual South Sound Golf Classic and Auction Thursday, June 21 at the Tacoma Country and Golf Club. The event included to a 18 hole scramble complete with a catered lunch, on-course activities and contests, and special tournament memorabilia, then finish your day of fun with a our fun "Flip Flops & Lemon Drops" dinner, including an exciting live auction filled with one-of-a-kind items. Look back for details on the 2019 events soon!

Dare to Dream Dinner & Auction on Safeco Field

September 22, 2018

The Dare to Dream Dinner & Auction brings together top business men and women in the Puget Sound region and beyond, to support Junior Achievement at a remarkable venue - Safeco Field. The annual auction is a memorable event, including a cocktail reception, field games, an exquisite dinner and fine wine. Guests bid generously on an exclusive array of unique and extraordinary experiences, vacations and sporting events, providing JA programs for thousands of Washington students. Sponsorships and tables can be reserved now.

Hearts are Wild Gala

September 28, 2018

Southeastern Washington’s Hearts are Wild Gala brings together top business men and women in our community to support Junior Achievement. The first annual Gala is sure to be a memorable event, including a champagne reception, casino games, exquisite hors d'oeuvres, fine wine, craft beer and cocktails. Guests can bid on exclusive silent auction items, exchange chips for prizes, participate in our jewelry raffle pull, and enjoy sweet & savory wine pairing stations, all while helping to provide JA programs for thousands of students in our local region. Sponsorships and tickets can be reserved now.

Spokane Business Hall of Fame

Spring 2019

The Eastern Washington / Northern Idaho Junior Achievement Puget Sound Business Hall of Fame, annually celebrates the accomplishments of individuals who have made a lasting impact on business in Washington State, particularly in Spokane and the surrounding areas. Reserve your table for this prestigious event here.