Junior Achievement of North Central Ohio

Name of Non-Profit Organization * Junior Achievement of North Central Ohio
Today’s Date: * Thursday, August 29, 2019
Organization’s website http://www.jaofnco.ja.org
EIN / 501(C)(3)Number * 34-0940986
What year did your organization receive it’s non-profit status? * 1964
Address *

4353 Executive Circle
Canton, Oh 44718
United States
County * Ashland, Carroll, Coshocton, Crawford, Holmes, Knox, Marion,Medina, Morrow,Portage, Richland,Stark, Summit, Tuscarawas,Wayne
Your Name * Denice Schafer
Your Title * Vice President of Programs
Your email address * denice@jaofnco.org
Your Phone Number (330) 433-0063
Executive Director’s Name * Lori McCleese
Executive Director’s email address * lori.mccleese@jaofnco.org
What is the mission of your organization? JA’s mission is to educate and inspire young people to succeed in our global economy.
Which social causes (up to 3 choices) does your agency address through its programming? *
  • [3] Children
  • [5] Education
  • [10] Life Skills
Any comments about your selections you would like to share with the student philanthropists? Today JA is the nation’s largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to won their economic success, plan for the future, and make smart academic and economic choices. JA’s K-12 grade programs are focused on three core content areas: Career and Work Readiness, Entrepreneurship and Financial Literacy.

JA of North Central Ohio coordinates programming in 15 northeast Ohio counties. in 2018-19, with the help of 1,365 volunteers, we provided JA programming for 1,687 classrooms and 35,902 students!

Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for students? * Yes, Grades 9 – 12
List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web. High School students can volunteer in our office to help with a variety of office projects. We also have a program called High School Heroes where students can serve as JA volunteers to teach lessons in a nearby elementary school.
Volunteer coordinator Denice Schafer
Volunteer coordinator’s email address denice@jaofnco.org
Volunteer coordinator’s phone number (330) 433-0063