JA of South Central Kentucky Events
At JA of South Central Kentucky, we host several events throughout the year to raise money to support our programming. These events also engage the community in our efforts to reach students! Whether you'd like to get involved on an individual level or as a business through event sponsorship, we offer several ways for you to support our work while having a great time!
Chili & Cheese & Community CelebrationWhen: Friday, November 10, 2023
Celebrate WKU's Homecoming week and show your support for the Tops and JA!
M&L Electrical Race for JAWhen: Saturday, June 03, 2023
REGISTRATION HAS CLOSED! THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT! Enjoy racing go karts for a great cause! Participants will receive an event T-shirt, lunch ticket, and an adrenaline-filled heat race go-kart experience. Companies and members of the public are encouraged to participate.
Distinguished Business Hall of FameWhen: Tuesday, March 14, 2023
THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT! In 1992, the Business Hall of Fame was created to honor the lives and accomplishments of extraordinary South Central Kentuckians. Hall of Fame laureates are nominated by members of the community, and then selected by an independent committee.
Crocker Law Firm presents Bowling for Junior AchievementWhen: Saturday, February 04, 2023
Join us at Southern Lanes in Bowling Green Saturday, February 4 from 8-11 am CT as you enjoy some bowling fun and support Junior Achievement of South Central Kentucky's mission of empowering young people to succeed in a global economy. This year we are excited to announce that your company can choose to sponsor a Corporate Team where your employees bowl, or sponsor a Sponsored Team of local youth and special populations teams.
JA Inspire Virtual - South Central KYWhen: Wednesday, November 16, 2022 - Tuesday, May 16, 2023
The JA offices in Bowling Green, Owensboro and Lexington are partnering up for this year's JA Inspire Virtual, a virtual career and higher education fair that will introduce 15,000 8th-12th grade students and 18-25-year-olds from more than 62 counties in greater Kentucky area to local businesses as a way to promote work readiness and keep jobs in South Central Kentucky.
Junior Achievement and the Young Athenas are teaming up to bring the JA Girl$ program presented by Citizens First Bank,to girls and young women in the Bowling Green area. The Young Athenas of Bowling Green are a prestigious group of young professionals who have received the Young Athena award through the Chamber of Commerce.
Junior Achievement ClassicWhen: Thursday, January 13, 2022
Junior Achievement is proud to introduce the JA Classic, Presented by Logan Aluminum.
January 13, 2022
WKU vs. Rice Conference Game
JA Penguin Plunge
Are you brave enough to take #ThePlunge into an ice cold pool for Junior Achievement?