Category: News

May 22, 2024

JA-Rocky Mountain Earns National Honor for Top Performance

Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain (JA-Rocky Mountain) has been awarded one of Junior Achievement USA®’s (JA USA) highest honors: the Four-Star Award. The purpose of the Star Award is to recognize staff and...

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April 30, 2024

JA High School Heroes Spend Day at Local Elementary School in Partnership with TIAA

“It was very fun teaching these kids, they were very enthusiastic and excited about everything they learned. They participated in every activity we did together, and they are just so...

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April 23, 2024

CNBC Visits JA Dream Accelerator in Partnership with “Cities of Success” Series

This April, Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain (JA) partnered with CNBC to host a panel featuring local entrepreneurs at the JA Free Enterprise Center. This event was in partnership with the network’s...

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March 26, 2024

Economic Milestones: A Generation Deferred?

Every generation faces challenges and questions about its ability to rise above. The Greatest Generation was tested by the Great Depression and World War II. For Baby Boomers, it was...

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February 5, 2024

Governor Polis Visits JA Free Enterprise Center

Colorado Governor Jared Polis recently toured Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain’s (JA) state-of-the-art JA Free Enterprise Center in Greenwood Village. Governor Polis initially took a hardhat tour of the site in November...

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February 1, 2024

JA Worldwide Nominated for the 2024 Nobel Peace Prize

We’re proud to announce that JA Worldwide has been nominated for the 2024 Nobel Peace Prize, our third nomination in three years. JA-Rocky Mountain is a member of JA Worldwide....

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November 21, 2023

JA Free Enterprise Center Earns International Award

Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain (JA-Rocky Mountain) earned international recognition for its new JA Free Enterprise Center located in the heart of Greenwood Village. The JA Worldwide award for Brand Amplification was...

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September 25, 2023

2023 Robin Wise Scholarship Recipient

Maxwell Skidmore addresses the crowd at the JA Free Enterprise Center Dedication Celebration in August 2023 Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain (JA) is proud to announce that Maxwell Skidmore is the 2023...

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September 18, 2023

Kristi Shaffer Earns C-Suite Award

We are thrilled to announce that Kristi Shaffer, JA-Rocky Mountain’s Chief Development Officer is being recognized for her leadership at JA and the broader business community through the Denver Business...

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