JA Events

JA of Kansas Events

At JA of Kansas, 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!

EdVenture Virtual Career Fair

EdVenture Virtual Career Fair

Happening Now!

When: Thursday, May 06, 2021
Where: https://sites.google.com/usd259.net/careerday2021?scrlybrkr=ef92d212
Time: 9:00 AM CST

Junior Achievement and Wichita Public Schools partnered bring Wichita and Kansas students a virtual career fair/symposium to Pre-K through 12th grade students along with college students and our community members.

Lawrence Business Hall of Fame 2022

Lawrence Business Hall of Fame 2022

When: Thursday, February 24, 2022
Where: DoubleTree by Hilton
Time: 5:30 PM CST

The 2022 Lawrence Business Hall of Fame Tribute Dinner celebrating Lawrence business leaders is being held on Thursday, February 24, 2022 at the DoubleTree by Hilton (Regency Ballroom). The reception will begin at 5:30 pm and the tribute dinner and awards begins at 6:15 pm.

The 2022 class includes: Marilyn Bittenbender, Heck Land Company; Richard Haig, Westside 66 Inc.; Roger Scott, Scott Temperature; Gary Toebben, The Lawrence Chamber (Past President /CEO).

Topeka Business Hall of Fame 2022

Topeka Business Hall of Fame 2022

When: Thursday, March 10, 2022
Where: Hotel Topeka @ City Center, Maner Conference Center, Sunflower Ballroom
Time: 5:30 PM CST

Junior Achievement of Kansas annually honors businessmen and women to inspire young people to follow in the laureates' footsteps.

PAST EVENTS

These JA Events have already taken place, but they will be back! If you would like to learn more about them, please contact us!

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Wichita Pickleball Tournament 2021

When: Sunday, October 17, 2021
Where: Chicken N Pickle
Time: 12:00 AM CST

Grab your paddle for the JA Pickleball Tournament at Chicken N Pickle on October 17. Teams of 2 are $120 and that includes gift cards to use at CNP. Also be ready to wage war... a raffle war to get the items you most want AND need!

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Lawrence Bowl-A-Thon 2021

When: Friday, October 08, 2021
Where: Royal Crest Lanes
Time: 12:00 AM CST

Come join us for bowling, raffle drawings and costume contest! Register your team of 5 bowlers today. Contact Debbie Harman for detailed information on team registration and sponsorship opportunities.

COMPLETED

Topeka Mini-Golf Tournament and Live Trivia

When: Friday, October 08, 2021
Where: Sports Center
Time: 12:00 AM CST

Gather up your team of 4 and slay at the unique mini-golf tournament or bring your brainiacs to smash live trivia.

COMPLETED

JA Wichita Golf Classic 2021

When: Monday, July 19, 2021
Where: Terradyne Country Club
Time: 8:00 AM CST

This event takes place at the Terradyne Country Club, and all funds raised will go toward JA of Kansas - Wichita district! Golfers enjoy 18 holes at the course, meals, and more!

COMPLETED

Wichita Business Hall of Fame

When: Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Where: WIchita Marriott
Time: 5:30 PM CST

Junior Achievement of Kansas annually honors businessmen and women to inspire young people to follow in the laureates' footsteps.

COMPLETED

Lawrence Business Hall of Fame

When: Thursday, June 10, 2021
Where: DoubleTree Lawrence
Time: 5:30 PM CST

Junior Achievement of Kansas annually honors businessmen and women to inspire young people to follow in the laureates' footsteps.

COMPLETED

Topeka Business Hall of Fame

When: Wednesday, June 09, 2021
Where: Stormont Vail Event Center
Time: 5:30 PM CST

Junior Achievement of Kansas annually honors businessmen and women to inspire young people to follow in the laureates' footsteps.

COMPLETED

JA Topeka Golf Classic

When: Friday, April 09, 2021
Where: Lake Shawnee Golf Course
Time: 12:00 PM CST

Join friends and colleagues for a great afternoon of golfing at the Lake Shawnee Golf Course, while also supporting K-12 grade students in Topeka and Shawnee County to receive education on financial literacy, workforce readiness, and entrepreneurship.

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JA Virtual Career Fair 2021

When: Monday, March 01, 2021
Where: www.kansasja.vfairs.com
Time: 8:00 AM CST

Junior Achievement of Kansas has unveiled its Virtual Career Fair which is targeted to help employers, job seekers and students searching for a career path. The 90-day fair will open on March 1 and run through May 29, and is supported by the Greater Topeka Partnership, Capitol Federal and Evergy.

COMPLETED

Topeka Virtual Bowl

When: Friday, October 23, 2020
Where: Virtual
Time: 4:00 PM CST

Companies, families or individuals recruit teams of five individuals. Teams then collect donations that will support the Junior Achievement financial education program, which reaches over 27,000 children statewide.

COMPLETED

Lawrence Bowl-A-Thon

When: Friday, October 23, 2020
Where: Royal Lanes
Time: 12:00 AM CST

Companies, families or individuals recruit teams of five bowlers each. The bowlers then collect donations that will support the Junior Achievement financial education program, which reaches over 27,000 children statewide.

COMPLETED

JA Wichita Golf Classic

When: Monday, July 20, 2020
Where: Wichita Country Club
Time: 8:00 AM CST

This event takes place at the prestigious Wichita Country Club, and all funds raised will go toward JA of Kansas - Wichita district! Golfers enjoy 18 holes at the historic course, meals, and more!

COMPLETED

JA Beach Ball Auction

When: Monday, June 22, 2020
Where: Dale Willey Automotive
Time: 12:00 AM CST

Stay tuned on all the JA Beach Ball updates at the JA Beach Ball Facebook Page

For tickets and sponsorships please email Debbie Harman or call 785-841-8245

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