I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I've seen more confidence in students, not only in themselves, but in their futures. One high school student stands out. He was "too cool" to really invest in a classroom program to teach about managing a business. Within a couple weeks he was the most attentive - but the real result came in following year, when he heard I was coming to teach another class and came in to help. He went from counting down the minutes until he could go home to someone planning on starting his own business.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
find the funds so Junior Achievement could become part of EVERY SINGLE student's school experience.
Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?
How much of an impact do you think this organization has?
Will you tell others about this organization?
When was your last experience with this nonprofit?
How did you learn about this organization?
My company in 2007 put out a call for classroom volunteers. My decision to give it a try is among the most rewarding of my life.
What is this organization's top short-term priority?
Increasing funding so it can expand the programs to more communities and students.
What is its top priority in the long run?
Offering more and richer programs to students, anytime a school will allow us to come in.