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Five Stars: Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida earns top honor from national organization

2019-03-26T18:12:36-04:00February 26th, 2019|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida has earned national recognition for meeting each of its parent organization’s operational standards for compliance, student impact, operational efficiency, financial stability and sustainability. Currently celebrating its 25th year of serving Collier, Lee and Charlotte county students, the Southwest Florida area of Junior Achievement was one of 45 nationally, and one [...]

Lee County high school students experience sixth annual Law Day

2019-02-22T18:19:36-04:00February 19th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida, Lee County Bar Association present Law Day 2019 Local high school students recently discovered the various facets of the Lee County legal system during the sixth annual Law Day, presented by Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida and the Lee County Bar Association. Law Day 2019 escorted 50 upper class, high [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida receives $50,000 grant from Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation

2018-12-17T18:24:47-04:00December 13th, 2018|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida has received a $50,000 grant from the Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation to help further its programs throughout Collier, Lee and Charlotte counties. “This grant will enable us to extend Junior Achievement programs to 2,500 more students in Southwest Florida, helping our goal of reaching 12,500 students during the 2018-2019 [...]

2017 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County, raises $100,000 for Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida

2017-11-16T12:41:53-04:00November 16th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Laureates Edward V. Staros and Mark Wilson inducted into Business Hall of Fame   Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida recently raised $100,000 during its 2017 Business Hall of Fame, Collier County event at The Ritz-Carlton, Naples beach resort in Naples. Funds will benefit local Junior Achievement programs, which prepare students for business success through hands-on [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida elects new board of directors

2017-06-14T18:35:38-04:00June 14th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida is pleased to announce its incoming board of directors, elected to serve through 2018. The board of directors will be led by chair, Christina Harris Schwinn, partner, Pavese Law Firm; vice-chair, Curt Todd, senior vice president, Wells Fargo; vice-chair, Scott Fischer, CEO, [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida recognizes volunteers and teachers during annual appreciation event

2017-06-02T19:14:15-04:00June 1st, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida hosted a Volunteer & Teacher Appreciation Event on May 24 at Six Bends Harley-Davidson in Fort Myers to recognize the many teachers and volunteers committed to bringing the Junior Achievement curriculum to students throughout Southwest Florida. The event featured free food, refreshments, [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida joins the global #GivingTuesday movement

2016-11-08T14:58:56-04:00November 7th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Goal to bring financial literacy, entrepreneurship and work-readiness education to local students Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida (JA) has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Occurring this year on Nov. 29, #GivingTuesday is held annually on [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida presents Over the Edge rappelling fundraiser Feb. 25, 2017

2016-11-08T14:59:03-04:00September 7th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida is partnering with Over the Edge USA to present the 2017 Over the Edge rappelling fundraising event at 8 a.m. on Feb. 25, 2017 at Naples Grand Beach Resort in Naples. The fundraising event allows for participants to raise pledges ($1,000 minimum) in exchange [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida educates students with seven-week educational program

2016-11-08T14:59:31-04:00December 22nd, 2015|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida recently held a seven-week educational program for students of Vineyards Elementary School in Naples. The students of Angela Roche’s fifth grade class had the opportunity to learn a variety of topics related to the world of business, including free enterprise, entrepreneurship, job skills, resume creation and interviews, STEM education, communication skills [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida appoints new president, Angela Fisher

2016-11-08T14:59:48-04:00August 31st, 2015|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida has announced the appointment of Angela Fisher as the new president of the organization. Fisher graduated from the University of Louisville with a degree in business administration and a minor in marketing and is also a graduate of the National Leadership Institute. Fisher has 15 years of leadership experience in [...]