Press Releases

June, 2017

Fidelity Investments Partners with JA of Tampa Bay to create storefront at Muma JA BizTown
Students will no longer have to imagine what it would be like to run a Fidelity Investor Center; they'll actually get to experience it. In this simulated city, students will follow a series of classroom activities learning about businesses and jobs at Muma JA BizTown at the Bill Poe Family JA Center. Click here to read the press release.

May, 2017

Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay receives grant from State Farm
Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay announced that it has received a grant in the amount of $17,000 to fund JA programming. The grant from State Farm Insurance is to support the implementation for financial literacy for low to moderate income youth. Click here to read the press release.

April, 2017

Manpower partners with Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay and Hillsborough County schools
In collaboration with JA USA and Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay, Manpower contributed $4,000 and six Manpower volunteers to JA BizTown, Junior Achievement’s experiential program for fifth grade students. Click here to read the press release.

In The Media

April, 2017

Bank of America throws $600,000 'surprise party' for nonprofits
Junior Achievement will use its grant dollars to continue supporting the "Sharks" entrepreneurial after school program for kids at Brooks DeBartolo Collegiate High School in North Tampa and Hillsborough Community College in Brandon. Click here to read the complete article on tbo.com.

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