JA Events

JA of Central Ohio Events

At JA of Central Ohio, we host several events throughout the year to raise money to support our programming. These events also engage the community in our efforts to reach students! Whether you'd like to get involved on an individual level or as a business through event sponsorship, we offer several ways for you to support our work while having a great time!

Central Ohio Business Hall of Fame 2021

Central Ohio Business Hall of Fame 2021

When: Wednesday, November 17, 2021
Where: The Grand Event Center at Grandview Yard
Time: 5:30 PM EST

Join us for the 34th Annual Junior Achievement Central Ohio Business Hall of Fame, as we honor forward-thinking entrepreneurs and accomplished community leaders for their contributions to our region’s economic development and their commitment to business excellence.

Casino Night 2022

Casino Night 2022


When: TBD
Where: TBD

Presented by Pepper Construction, all proceeds from Casino Night benefit the students of central Ohio!

PAST EVENTS

These JA Events have already taken place, but they will be back! If you would like to learn more about them, please contact us!

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JA Bitsy Entrepreneur Summer Camp

When: Monday, June 28, 2021
Where: Virtual!
Time: 9:00 AM EST

This online camp is perfect for kids (rising 5th - 8th grade) with an entrepreneurial spirit! Over the course of three days, campers will conceive of and develop a product they will sell in our online small business store (think "Etsy") called JA Bitsy! Please note all summer 2021 summer camps are virtual. Camp is 9am - 12pm each day.

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JA Finance Park Virtual Summer Camp

When: Monday, June 21, 2021
Where: Virtual!
Time: 9:00 AM EST

This four-day, virtual camp is perfect for teens (rising 7th - 12th grade) getting ready to manage their own money, job, and entry into higher education and the workforce. Please note all summer 2021 summer camps are virtual. Camp is 9am - 12pm each day.

COMPLETED

12th Annual Casino Night - A Night at the Races!

When: Thursday, May 06, 2021
Where: TBA
Time: 4:30 PM EST

Presented by Pepper Construction, all proceeds from Casino Night benefit the students of central Ohio! Join us virtually for a fun night of horse racing, betting, drinks and fun.

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Central Ohio Business Hall of Fame 2020

When: Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center - Short North Ballroom
Time: 5:30 PM EST

Junior Achievement of Central Ohio's Business Hall of Fame dinner is an annual event bringing together 450-500 business leaders from around Columbus to honor community leaders in central Ohio. For more than thirty years, the Central Ohio Business Hall of Fame has inducted Laureates who demonstrate business excellence, courageous thinking and action, vision and innovation, inspiring leadership, and community mindedness.

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

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