Volunteer Center

Junior Achievement of Central Indiana

General Information

Address:  7435 N. Keystone Ave

                   Indianapolis, IN 46240

Contact Information

Name: Lacia Coons

Email: lacia@jaindy.org

Phone: (317) 252-5900

Website: www.jaindy.org

Volunteer Opportunities

Categorical Listing: Children, Financial Literacy

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 potential.

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 ALL opportunities

Is a background check required:  No

Does your agency offer internships: Yes

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