JA of the Space Coast Events
At JA of the Space Coast, 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!
There are currently no up and coming events. Please contact us for more information
JA Stock Market Challenge!When: Thursday, November 16, 2023
Let’s prepare our kids for the real world. Right now, plugged-in young people are learning about the stock market by following the guy they saw on YouTube or girl on TikTok their in private plane talking about how easy it is to make millions while day-trading stocks and options. But through JA Take Stock in Your Future, with the help of JA volunteers, students will discover the benefits and challenges of investing in the stock market as part of a broader, long-term investment strategy and the risks and rewards of trading as they prepare to take part in the JA Stock Market Challenge.
JA Golf Classic - Space CoastWhen: Monday, October 09, 2023
The Golf Classic directly supports JASC’s volunteer-delivered, K-12 programs which foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy skills, and use experiential learning to inspire kids to dream big and reach their potential.
Volunteer Appreciation Event!When: Thursday, September 21, 2023
The school year is off and running with classroom requests pouring in--we need our game changers! Curious about volunteering? Wondering how you can help? Looking for the perfect classroom to volunteer in? Please join us for a JA Happy Hour at the Pelican Beach Clubhouse on Sep 21 to learn more about volunteering with JA and about our current classroom opportunities.
JA of Space Coast Bowl-a-ThonWhen: Saturday, June 17, 2023
Join us for an evening at the lanes for fun and fundraising.
JA of Space Coast Business Hall of FameWhen: Saturday, April 01, 2023
Since 1984, JA of the Space Coast has been enabling Brevard youth to own their economic futures and since 1986 JA of the Space Coast has inducted some of the most influential members of our business community.
We’ll be raising our glasses to JA at Hell ‘N Blazes for a Florida themed five course gourmet food and beer pairing event. Get tickets now before we sell out!! Can't wait for you to join us!
JA SOCIAL INNOVATION CHALLENGEWhen: Monday, April 04, 2022
No other Brevard program captures the entrepreneurial spirit more than the JA Business Blastoff Challenge.
Amy Kneesey, Vice Chairman of the Brevard County School Board
"It’s a way to expand our curriculum without having to put out more resources. That’s a win for everyone."
Beth Westfall, Assistant Principal West Side Elementary School
"JA is relevant to my school, more so now than ever."
Hilah R. Mercer, Principal Cambridge Elementary Magnet School
"Junior Achievement is an outstanding, motivating program for our elementary students. Several of [our teachers] had JA volunteers last year and all had great praise for the program"
Michael Johnson, PhD, UCF Professor, College of Education
"I have long believed that this JA experience is so valuable for our UCF students and that actually it is a rare win for all experience, the UCF students, the school teachers, the school students, the UCF Education Profs, and the JA sponsors."