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About Junior Achievement of Oregon & SW Washington

Junior Achievement (JA) is the nation’s largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in a global economy, plan for their future career, and make informed academic and economic choices. Founded locally in 1950, Junior Achievement of Oregon and SW Washington is an affiliate of Junior Achievement USA which has been a national leader for nearly 100 years in preparing young people for their economic futures.

Junior Achievement of Oregon and SW Washington inspires an d prepares young people for success through hands-on programs that promote work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy. Working in partnership with K-12 schools, JA delivers vital programming to youth in communities across Oregon and SW Washington.

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Junior Achievement of Oregon & SW Washington was established in 1950 and founded nationally in 1919. JA Worldwide™ is headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado.



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Our Mission

Junior Achievement will ensure that every child in America has a fundamental understanding of the Free Enterprise System.



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Current Jobs

JA offers a wide variety of career and internship opportunities in program management, development, special events and administration.



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Junior Achievement of Oregon & SW Washington - 7830 SE Foster Road, Portland, OR 97206 - Phone: 503-238-6430 - Fax: 503-233-3811 - info@ja-pdx.org
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