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Junior Achievement

Boundless Futures through Education

Junior Achievement of Eastern North Carolina is a nonprofit that inspires and prepares young people for success

How you can get started

Junior Achievement of Eastern North Carolina 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.


In-person or Virtual you can Volunteer with Junior Achievement and make a profound difference in the youth of our community.

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Schools and Parents

Junior Achievement provides activities, guides, thought leadership and lots of additional resources to support learning.

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Junior Achievement partners with corporations and individuals to fund the programs that are delivered to our local students.

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Online resources for Eastern North Carolina Teachers and Parents

Junior Achievement of Eastern North Carolina is providing free online resources to teachers and parents. We are doing this so our kids can spend more time planning for and dreaming about tomorrow, and less time worrying about today. We are committed to doing this until we can all be certain again.


JA of Eastern North Carolina is carefully monitoring the coronavirus developments and is working closely with our school systems and community partners.

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Program Resources

I am a teacher, parent or student looking for stand-alone activities, facilitator guides, or ancillary resources that support learning.

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I want to support Junior Achievement of Eastern North Carolina in the effort to provide free online resources to teachers and parents with a gift to my local JA.


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View the details for Accountants Classic Bowlathon 2024!

Accountants Classic Bowlathon 2024!

  Where: Bowlero
 When: Friday, August 09, 2024 3:30 PM

The Accountants Classic Bowlathon is back for 2024!
Gather your friends and colleagues from area accounting firms or anyone else who works in accounting, audit, assurance, finance, tax preparation, or bookkeeping to participate in a fun afternoon of bowling to raise money for Junior Achievement's mission to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy.

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Grades: 9-12

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