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JA of Northeastern Pennsylvania Events

At JA of Northeastern Pennsylvania, 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!

There are currently no up and coming events. Please contact us for more information

PAST EVENTS

June 2024

Thu
6

NEPA Gives 2024

When: Thursday, June 06, 2024 - Friday, June 07, 2024
Where: Online
Time: 7:00 PM ET

We have joined over 200 organizations to highlight the amazing work of our region.

Support JA through this 24 hour giving campaign!

May 2024

Wed
22

YES! Day at Nanticoke Middle School

When: Wednesday, May 22, 2024
Where: Nanticoke Middle School
Time: 8:30 AM ET

Our interactive, hands-on programming introduces tweens and teens to the trades, manufacturing, career clusters, and interview skills.

Tue
14

YES! DAY North Pocono Middle School

When: Tuesday, May 14, 2024
Where: North Pocono Middle School
Time: 8:30 AM ET

Our interactive, hands-on programming introduces tweens and teens to the trades, manufacturing, career clusters, and interview skills.

Wed
8

YES! Day Tunkhannock Intermediate School

When: Wednesday, May 08, 2024
Where: Tunkhannock Area Intermediate School
Time: 8:30 AM ET

Our interactive, hands-on programming introduces tweens and teens to the trades, manufacturing, career clusters, and interview skills.

Mon
6

YES! Day Programs

When: Monday, May 06, 2024 - Friday, May 31, 2024
Where: JA NEPA
Time: 7:00 AM ET

The YES! (Your Economic Success) Program is a half day program for grades six through eight that focuses on informing children about their career options.

Fri
3

YES! Day Hazelton Area

When: Friday, May 03, 2024
Where: Valley Middle School
Time: 7:30 AM ET

Our interactive, hands-on programming introduces tweens and teens to the trades, manufacturing, career clusters, and interview skills.

April 2024

Wed
17

JA Inspire April 16-17, 2024

When: Wednesday, April 17, 2024
Where: Mohegan Sun Pocono Hotel & Convention Center
Time: 8:00 AM ET

JA Inspire - students discovering their career pathways.

Tue
16

JA NEPA Inspire April 16-17, 2024

When: Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Where: Mohegan Sun Pocono Hotel & Convention Center
Time: 8:00 AM ET

JA Inspire - students discovering their career pathways.

March 2024

Wed
6

YES! Day Dallas Middle School

When: Wednesday, March 06, 2024
Where: Dallas Middle School
Time: 8:00 AM ET

Our interactive, hands-on programming introduces tweens and teens to the trades, manufacturing, career clusters, and interview skills.

Tue
5

Fundraiser: French Kisses on Irish Dishes

When: Tuesday, March 05, 2024
Where: Jonathans Restaurant
Time: 5:00 PM ET

Join us on Tuesday, March 5th for a wine & food pairing at Jonathan's Restaurant to benefit Junior Achievement of Northeast PA. Reservations can be made by calling Jonathan’s directly.

Mon
4

Keystone Coding and Careers

When: Monday, March 04, 2024 - Monday, April 15, 2024
Where: Virtual via Zoom
Time: 6:00 PM ET

FREE program that provides 9th & 10th graders the ability to increase their computer programming and STEAM education while learning about potential opportunities in the computer science field.

February 2024

Thu
22

YES! Day Hanover

When: Thursday, February 22, 2024
Where: Hanover Middle School
Time: 7:30 AM ET

Our interactive, hands-on programming introduces tweens and teens to the trades, manufacturing, career clusters, and interview skills.

December 2023

Fri
15

YES! Day Dunmore Middle School

When: Friday, December 15, 2023
Where: Dunmore Middle School
Time: 7:30 AM ET

Our interactive, hands-on programming introduces tweens and teens to the trades, manufacturing, career clusters, and interview skills.

November 2023

Wed
15

YES! West Scranton Intermediate

When: Wednesday, November 15, 2023
Where: West Scranton Intermediate School
Time: 8:00 AM ET

Our interactive, hands-on programming introduces tweens and teens to the trades, manufacturing, career clusters, and interview skills.

April 2023

Tue
18

JA Inspire - LIVE 2023

When: Tuesday, April 18, 2023
Where: Mohegan Sun Pocono Hotel & Convention Center
Time: 9:00 AM ET

JA Inspire- Students Discovering Career Pathways

Sat
1

Where: JA of Northeastern PA

JA Inspire Virtual is Junior Achievement's career development program for 7th-12th grade students.

April 2022

Thu
28

JA Speaker Series Powered by PPL

When: Thursday, April 28, 2022
Where: Zoom
Time: 11:00 AM ET

Educators, register your 7th through 12th grade students today and join JA of NEPA and PPL for an interactive virtual speaker series.

March 2022

Wed
9

JA Inspire Career Fair Virtual For EDUCATORS

When: Wednesday, March 09, 2022 - Friday, April 08, 2022
Where: Online
Time: 7:30 AM ET

JA Inspire features an online career fair connecting local businesses with students.

Wed
9

JA Inspire Virtual Career Fair for BUSINESSES

When: Wednesday, March 09, 2022
Where: Online
Time: 7:30 AM ET

It's time to connect with your future workforce!

October 2021

Fri
15

34th Annual Business Hall of Fame

When: Friday, October 15, 2021 - Friday, July 01, 2022
Where: Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel
Time: 5:30 PM ET

It is such an honor to celebrate the lives and work of strong community leaders!

Watch videos and view our Program Booklet of this year's Business Hall of Fame.

Fri
15

Sponsorship of the Business Hall of Fame

When: Friday, October 15, 2021
Where: Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel Scranton
Time: 5:30 PM ET

Your support not only honors our honorees who have contributed so much to our communities, you are also investing in the next generation of our business and community leaders.

June 2021

Mon
28

JA Virtual Summer Camp

When: Monday, June 28, 2021 - Thursday, July 01, 2021
Where: Zoom
Time: 10:00 AM ET

Looking for our Pittston Area School District rising 5th through 7th graders!

Join us for a fun, virtual summer camp!

Mon
28

NEPA Job Fair

When: Monday, June 28, 2021 - Monday, August 30, 2021
Where: Virtually
Time: 9:00 AM ET

Sign up for the Regional Job Fair for adult job seekers.

May 2021

Thu
13

Sanofi Speaker Series

When: Thursday, May 13, 2021
Where: Zoom
Time: 11:00 AM ET

Join us as we highlight Career Journeys at Sanofi!

April 2021

Mon
12

Where: Virtual

Junior Achievement is participating in the Highmark Virtual Walk!

All are welcome to join in and participate at any time.

March 2021

Tue
30

Intro to Project Management

When: Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - Thursday, April 15, 2021
Where: ZOOM
Time: 3:15 PM ET

Prepare yourself for the future "Project Economy"

Tue
9

Volunteer Virtually

When: Tuesday, March 09, 2021 - Thursday, March 11, 2021
Where: Online
Time: 8:30 AM ET

We need you to help us with our largest event of the year!

November 2020

Sat
21

CPR Training

When: Saturday, November 21, 2020
Where: JA Mericle Family Center for Enterprise Education
Time: 8:00 AM ET

This is a course for the general community desiring national CPR/AED and Standard (Basic) First Aid certification at the community level

Thu
5

Ice Cream for JA

When: Thursday, November 05, 2020
Where: Handel's Ice Cream
Time: 5:00 PM ET

Enjoy some ice cream and support Junior Achievement

Mon
2

JA Global Marketplace

When: Monday, November 02, 2020 - Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Where: Zoom
Time: 3:00 PM ET

Whatever your school day looks like - you can join us after for a little learning fun!

Open to 5th - 8th Graders

October 2020

Thu
15

JA It's My Future - After School Program

When: Thursday, October 15, 2020 - Thursday, November 19, 2020
Where: Zoom
Time: 3:00 PM ET

Whatever your school day looks like - you can join us after for a little learning fun!

Open to 5th - 8th Graders

Mon
12

JA It's My Business - After School Program

When: Monday, October 12, 2020 - Friday, October 30, 2020
Where: Zoom
Time: 3:00 PM ET

Whatever your school day looks like - you can join us after for a little learning fun!

Open to 5th - 8th Graders

Thu
8

Virtual Business Hall of Fame

When: Thursday, October 08, 2020
Where: Mohegan Sun Pocono
Time: 5:30 PM ET

Annual Event Celebrating Community Leaders!

Thu
8

33rd Virtual Business Hall of Fame Recap

When: Thursday, October 08, 2020
Where: Mohegan Sun Pocono
Time: 2:15 AM ET

Look back at the 33rd Annual Business Hall of Fame!

September 2020

Mon
21

Hall of Fame Raffle

When: Monday, September 21, 2020 - Thursday, October 08, 2020
Where: Mohegan Sun Pocono
Time: 9:00 AM ET

Raffle Time!

August 2020

Mon
3

JA Finance Park Day Camp

When: Monday, August 03, 2020 - Thursday, August 06, 2020
Where: Junior Achievement of NEPA
Time: 9:00 AM ET

Live like an adult and gain real-world experience all in one day!

July 2020

Mon
27

Mericle JA BizTown Summer Camp

When: Monday, July 27, 2020 - Friday, July 31, 2020
Where: Junior Achievement of NEPA
Time: 9:00 AM ET

Pittston Area Public School District Students are invited for some fun!

Mon
20

Entrepreneur Camp

When: Monday, July 20, 2020 - Friday, July 24, 2020
Where: Junior Achievement
Time: 10:00 AM ET

Students learn how to take an idea and turn it into a business.

Mon
20

Virtual Entrepreneur Camp

When: Monday, July 20, 2020 - Friday, July 24, 2020
Where: Zoom Digital Platform
Time: 10:00 AM ET

Students learn how to take an idea and turn it into a business.

Mon
20

Pride JA BizTown Camp

When: Monday, July 20, 2020 - Friday, July 24, 2020
Where: Junior Achievement of NEPA
Time: 9:00 AM ET

JA BizTown Summer Camp!

Mon
13

JA BizTown DAY Camp

When: Monday, July 13, 2020 - Friday, July 17, 2020
Where: Junior Achievement of NEPA
Time: 9:00 AM ET

Discover how fun learning can be at JA BizTown !

June 2020

Mon
22

Mericle JA BizTown Camp

When: Monday, June 22, 2020 - Friday, June 26, 2020
Where: Junior Achievement of NEPA
Time: 9:00 AM ET

Junior Achievement Summer Camp!

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