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