Junior Achievement of Central Indiana
Address: 7435 N. Keystone Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Name: Lacia Coons
Phone: (317) 252-5900
Categorical Listing: Children, Financial
Mission: JACI's mission is to educate young
people in the areas of financial literacy, entrepreneurship, work
readiness, and philanthropy, and to inspire them to explore and
create opportunities, make good decisions and believe in their
Volunteer Opportunities: JA BizTown - During a
one-day simulation, the JA BizTown Mentor works directly with a
small group of students to assist with seeking business loans,
managing staff and working together to operate a successful
business (6 hour commitment).
JA in a Day Opportunities - JA in a Day places volunteers in the
classroom to teach the entire JA curriculum in an exciting one-day
event. (4-5 hour commitment).
Traditional In-School Opportunities - This is an amazing
opportunity to be in the classroom working directly with students.
Volunteers from the community visit local schools to present short
lessons over a 5-7 week period (one day a week for 45 minutes).
JA provides all the materials, lesson plans, and a one-hour
training for all of the programs.
Is volunteer training required: Yes, for
Is a background check required: No
Does your agency offer internships: Yes