Junior Achievement is the world’s largest organization dedicated to offering innovative financial literacy, college and career readiness, and entrepreneurship education. During the 2016-2017 school year, Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest served 3,392 K-12 New Ulm Area students. We partnered with nearly 150 local volunteers who donated 26,328 hours of 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