WHO ARE WE

WHO ARE WE

Junior Achievement (JA) is the largest global, nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering young people to own their economic success by enhancing the relevance of education.

Junior Achievement was founded in the United States. Its first program, JA Company Program ® , was offered to high school students on an after-school basis.

In 1955, Junior Achievement expanded beyond the United States and today its programs are delivered to young people in over 122 countries around the world. Since its inception, JA has impacted more than 125 million young people around the world and has expanded its activities and broadened its scope to include in-school, after-school and out-of-school programs and activities. JA’s reach now spans the globe with a wide variety of programs and learning experiences for young people between the ages of 5 and 35.

JA Tanzania was registered in 1998 and is a member of Junior Achievement Worldwide with our Africa Headquarters Regional Operational Center located in Ghana. JA Tanzania Head offices are on the First Floor, White Star Tower, Kiko Avenue, Off Mwai Kibaki road, Mikocheni.

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