Junior Achievement of Washington Events

Join us for these upcoming events!

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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!

Ignite the Spark: a fundraising breakfast

Spring 2018

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.

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.

Golf Classic and Auction - Sahalee

June 11, 2018

The Golf Classic & Auction is 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. The 2017 event was a resounding success - thank you!

Golf Classic and Flip Flops Dinner & Auction - South Sound

June 21, 2018

Come and play with us at Tacoma Country and Golf Club! Enjoy an 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. Back this year: entertaining auctioneer and local celebrity John Curley.

Flip Flops Dinner and Auction - South Sound

June 21, 2018

Join us for our "Flip Flops & Lemon Drops" dinner and exciting live and silent auction filled with one-of-a-kind items at the Tacoma Country and Golf Club. Back by popular demand - local celebrity and auctioneer John Curley! Want to golf? Join us for our 18-hole golf scramble preceeding the dinner and auction!

Spokane Business Hall of Fame

Thank you for supporting the Eastern Washington Hall of Fame!

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. Watch for an announcement soon with our 2018 event date.

Dare to Dream Dinner & Auction on Safeco Field

$539,000 raised - thank you!!

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. Click here to see a photo show from the past 20 years of Dare to Dream!