Junior Achievement is the world’s largest organization dedicated to offering innovative financial literacy, college and career readiness, and entrepreneurship education. Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest served more than 3,386 New Ulm area students in grades K-12 during the 2015-16 school year. We partnered with more than 100 local volunteers who donated their time and energy to offer local students the knowledge and skills to be successful in today’s world. Special thanks to these companies for providing financial support. Our New Ulm Advisory Board has 11 active members and one part-time staff person.
Sara Wilfahrt, District Manager
210 E. Lime Street, Mankato, MN 56001
507-382-0605; fax 507-387-9604
Ways you can get involved with JA
- Volunteer in a local elementary, middle or high school classroom. The elementary school program consists of five lessons (30-45 minutes per lesson) that can be delivered weekly. The middle and high school programs run six to twelve weeks, depending on the specific curriculum chosen. Sign up today!
- Make a gift to support JA programming in the New Ulm area. Your support can help hundreds of students learn real-world skills that will prepare them to succeed in school and beyond. A gift of $25 will support one student. Donate now.
- Teachers register your classroom here