JA Events

JA of Eastern Iowa Events

At JA of Eastern Iowa, 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!

Cedar Valley Taste of Achievement

Cedar Valley Taste of Achievement

When: Thursday, March 25, 2021
Where: Holiday Inn Event Center
Time: 6:00 PM CST

New for 2021, participants will enjoy a variety of local food truck offerings, fine wines, specialty beers, and music while bidding on exclusive silent auction items.

JA Titan Challenge Competition

JA Titan Challenge Competition

When: Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Where: Hawkeye Community College
Time: 8:00 AM CST

The JA Titan® Challenge is a day-long competition which places high school junior and senior students in the CEO seat to help increase their understanding of business. Young entrepreneurs are taught in an engaging way about the nuances of running a global business in a competitive, high tech marketplace.

Cedar Rapids Taste of Achievement

Cedar Rapids Taste of Achievement

When: Thursday, April 22, 2021
Where: Epic Event Center
Time: 6:00 PM CST

Enjoy a variety of local food truck offerings, fine wines, specialty beers, and music while bidding on exclusive silent auction items.

Iowa City Taste of Achievement

Iowa City Taste of Achievement

When: Thursday, May 27, 2021
Where: Celebration Farm
Time: 6:00 PM CST

New for 2021, participants will enjoy a variety of local food truck offerings, fine wines, specialty beers, and music while bidding on exclusive silent auction items.

JA Stock Market Challenge Cedar Rapids

JA Stock Market Challenge Cedar Rapids


When: TBD
Where: DoubleTree by Hilton Cedar Rapids

Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa's (JAEI) Annual JA Stock Market Challenge event allows participants to experience the fast pace, cut throat day in the life of a stock market trader. The Stock Market Challenge is a technology based simulation of the stock market in which every 60 seconds represents a day of trading. Beginning with a hypothetical account balance of $500,000, the stakes are high and the competition is fierce. There will be a straight forward student competition during the day and a no holds barred adult version in the evening.

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!

Cedar Valley Business Hall of Fame
COMPLETED

Cedar Valley Business Hall of Fame

When: Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Where: Virtual
Time: 12:00 AM CST

In lieu of our annual induction ceremony, please join us in celebrating entrepreneurship in our local economy.

Corridor Business Hall of Fame
COMPLETED

Corridor Business Hall of Fame

When: Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Where: Virtual
Time: 12:00 AM CST

Legacy of Leadership - Anniversary Edition

In lieu of our annual induction ceremony, please join us in celebrating entrepreneurship in our local economy.

JA Financially Fit 401K
COMPLETED

JA Financially Fit 401K

When: Thursday, September 17, 2020
Where: Virtual- Anywhere you want!
Time: 12:00 AM CST

Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa's inaugural JA Financially Fit 40.1K, presented by Collins Community Credit Union, allows participants to be physically and financially fit with JA.

Select a button below to see how you or your organization can get involved with Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa.

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