We teach kids how to get a job, start a business, and how money works.
WHAT: Junior Achievement of San Diego County
WHEN: Established in 1950 in San Diego
WHERE: Serving San Diego and Imperial Counties
STAFF: 10 full-time, 18 part-time
REACH: 52,000 students kindergarten through 12th grades in 2013-2014 fiscal year
MISSION: To empower young people to own their economic success
THREE PILLARS: Financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship
VISION: To be recognized by businesses, educators and policy makers around the world as the premier organization for educating children K-12 in financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship; and to unite people of all nations around the common goals of creating jobs, building stable economies and providing higher standards of living.