JA Homecoming Presented by EWI Construction

Click here to visit the official JA Homecoming Event Page!

Are you ready for a blast from the past? Wear your favorite Homecoming attire and gear up for a memorable celebration during JA Tampa Bay’s Homecoming 2022.

All proceeds from this event will work directly to bring JA BizTown, JA Finance Park, and 3DE learning experiences to Tampa Bay students during the 2022-23 school year.

Be ready for a night of fun, food and drink, celebration, and music as we highlight our cherished partnerships, and bring it at all home to kick off a new school year of inspiration and growth for our local community.


For information on how to get involved in JA Tampa Bay’s Homecoming: Friday Night Lights presented by EWI Construction, follow the links below!

Download Sponsorship Brochure

Donate to a Homecoming Queen or King Candidate or to one of four JA Tampa Bay Teams!

For more information contact:

Andrea Lamphere | andrea.lamphere@ja.org | 813-605-1764



Read more

Swing For JA

Swing For JA is back! Thanks to our friends and supporters at Qypsys, JA Tampa Bay is hosting an exciting, fun-filled evening event at TopGolf Tampa!

Swing for JA presented by Qypsys will be held on Wednesday June 16th 2021 from 5:00-8:00pm at Topgolf Tampa.   This year’s event supports our student’s virtual learning experiences such as JA BizTown Adventures, JA BizTown In A Box, JA Finance Park 2.0, JA Virtual Inspire Expo, and the launch of 3DE by Junior Achievement!

This fun event will help us through the other side of this pandemic, becoming even more relevant to our community, education and economic development. Can’t make it? No worries! Please consider a sponsorship that we could use to invite our Junior Achievement students so they can experience this “like no other event”!

Download Sponsorship Form

Read more

JA Virtual Town Hall: Back To Business

Please join us on Wednesday, August 19th at 1:00pm to experience JA’s Virtual Town Hall:  “Back to Business”. This event is designed for our JA Tampa Bay Capstone stakeholders and volunteer partners, which includes JA BizTown, JA Finance Park and JA Inspire Career Center. While financial literacy, entrepreneurship and workforce readiness remain as education imperatives, we will share how our programs have been adapted to a virtual, interactive environment for enhanced learning opportunities for our students and continued brand exposure for our partners.

Guest presenters to include Addison Davis (JA Board Member and Superintendent, Hillsborough County Public Schools), Jeff Chronister (JA Board Member and Vice President Finance, TECO/Tampa Electric),  Jorge Sanchez(Junior Achievement Student Ambassador, Jefferson High School).

We hope that you can join us as we look forward to this amazing opportunity impacting our community in fall 2020.

Read more

Why Entrepreneurship Now

A Virtual Event for America’s Teens

Junior Achievement is partnering with the Brian Hamilton Foundation and Mark Cuban Foundation to host “Why Entrepreneurship Now – A Virtual Event for America’s Teens” hosted by Harris Faulkner, anchor of Fox News Channel’s Outnumbered Overtime and co-host of Outnumbered.

The Virtual Event will be hosted Wednesday, May 27 from 3:00-4:00pm ET on the Microsoft Teams Live platform, made possible with the support of Microsoft.

Special Thanks to the Panelists:
• Brian Hamilton, National Entrepreneur Educator, Co-founder of Sageworks, Philanthropist, Founder of the Brian Hamilton Foundation and Inmates to Entrepreneurs
• Mark Cuban, Co-star, ABC’s “Shark Tank,” owner of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks and Author, How to Win at the Sport of Business and Kid Startup
Read more

5K For JA

Click here to Donate!

Gather your friends and family to join you and/or support you. The 5K For JA is a great way to be active, safe and contribute to a great cause!

How it Works:

Virtual 5K’s can be done anywhere: Complete your 5K as far as you want, wherever you are, how you like & with whoever you want! At home on the treadmill, at a local trail, or walking the dog around the neighborhood! ….the possibilities are endless!

  1. Complete your 5k – Run, walk, swim, bike… the possibilities are endless!
  2. Donate
  3. Challenge – choose people to do the same!

Share your photos on social media using the hashtag #JATampaBay

Read more

Giving Tuesday Now



On Tuesday, May 5, 2020, Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay is celebrating #GivingTuesdayNow, to help bring our community together with our neighbors near and far who have been impacted by the global pandemic.


With our school closures, Junior Achievement is responding by providing its programs to teachers and parents online and for free. We are doing this so our kids can spend more time planning for and dreaming about tomorrow, and less time worrying about today.



And remember, while today is uncertain, tomorrow represents hope and promise.


We are all in this together.

Read more

JA Bowl-A-Thon

We are returning to the lanes on November 5th! Don’t miss an opportunity to join your colleagues to fundraise for Junior Achievement while having fun!


What is JA  Bowl-A-Thon?

•  A fun fundraising event to raise pledges to financially support Junior Achievement
•  A great company activity for team-building
•  No cost to your company
•  Your company firm Coordinator recruits team members to raise pledges and work as a team to support a great cause – Junior Achievement!

How to Register?

Click the BOOK ONLINE button at the top of this page to be directed to our Bowling Registration site

Still Have Questions?

For more information, please contact Jon Epps at jon.epps@ja.org

Read more

Swing for JA

Swing for JA is an incredible opportunity to raise funds through sponsorships while networking and team building in a casual environment at Topgolf, Tampa. Regardless of your golfing ability, you can support the mission of empowering students to be successful adults.

Click here for Sponsorship Opportunities

Read more