JA of Southern Colorado Events
At JA of Southern Colorado, 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!
Junior Achievement of Southern Colorado 20th Annual Golf ClassicWhen: Friday, August 05, 2022
The 20th Annual JA Golf Classic tees off on Friday, August 5, 2022 at the beautiful Cheyenne Shadows Golf Course on Fort Carson. Your day will start with breakfast from Chick-fil-A, donuts from Krispy Kreme, coffee, and driving range balls. Enjoy the course as you drive your GPS-equipped golf cart, play 18 holes of golf in a scramble format, and then reward yourself with a buffet lunch from Texas Roadhouse and Bubba’s 33 during the prize ceremony.
2022 Junior Achievement Gala featuring Are You Smarter Than a JA 5th Grader?When: Saturday, May 14, 2022
Come watch local JA 5th graders go head-to-head with business Executives during our live "Are You Smarter Than a JA 5th Grader? competition.
JA Rock 'N Bowl - MARDI GRAS!When: Tuesday, March 01, 2022 - Friday, March 11, 2022
Rally your team of 5 and help JA raise critical funds during this Mardi Gras themed event!
Team registration is $100 (or $20 per person).
This event runs multiple dates: 3/3, 3/5, and 3/11
#OneDayForJA 2021 Day of GivingWhen: Thursday, October 21, 2021
On October 21, 2021, join Junior Achievement of Southern Colorado as we celebrate our 3rd Annual Day of Giving VIRTUAL fundraising event!
#OneDayForJA is an opportunity for educators, volunteers, partners, and individual investors to virtually rally together for 24 hours to inspire students to dream big and reach their full potential by sharing your personal JA stories!
Participating in the Day of Giving and spreading the word about JA’s mission will provide the building blocks for the next generation’s success, increase our reach to more classrooms throughout Greater Colorado, and help us close the programming gap that is preventing students from meeting their future mentors, who will give them the power to change their word. A gift of any size is greatly appreciated and will have a huge impact on the lives of students in Colorado.
A Day of Giving & Golfing 2021When: Monday, October 18, 2021
A Day of Giving & Golfing 2021 is being held on October 18, 2021 at the Country Club of Colorado at Cheyenne Mountain Resort. Registration includes 18 holes of golf on the beautiful Pete Dye golf course at Country Club of Colorado, golf cart, range balls, lunch, entry into hole contests, Mulligans & Magic String for golfers.
19th Annual Junior Achievement Golf ClassicWhen: Friday, August 06, 2021
Join us for a beautiful day on the golf course at Cheyenne Shadows Golf Club at Fort Carson. Proceeds from the event go to support our mission to inspire and prepare young people for success!
Your day will start with breakfast from Chick-fil-A, coffee, and driving range balls. Enjoy the course as you drive your GPS equipped golf cart, play 18 holes of golf in a scramble format, and then reward yourself with a buffet lunch during the prize ceremony.
Spirit of Entrepreneurship Awards Celebration 2021When: Saturday, May 15, 2021
Join us at the 2021 Spirit of Entrepreneurship Awards & Celebration on May 15, 2021 as we celebrate the entrepreneurial vision & spirit with our award winning class of Laureates from all around Greater Colorado!
As we celebrate our 2021 Laureates and their entrepreneurial vision, we will also have the opportunity to gain valuable insight from them in a thoughtful conversation about taking risks and finding your own path to success. All this plus a virtual silent auction, restaurant raffle, and wine pull will be be streamed LIVE on our YouTube channel on May 15, 2021! Stay tuned for updates about this event!
The JA Trivia Bowl is a virtual experience that allows teams to come together to show off their knowledge of trivia while raising money to help fund Junior Achievement programs for the students in Greater Colorado.
Are You Smarter Than a JA 5th Grader?When: Thursday, February 18, 2021
This NEW virtual event highlights business and community leaders testing their wits against local JA 5th graders. Send your bravest executive, sponsor a 5th grader, or donate to one of your favorite teams.
18th Annual *Socially Distanced* JA Golf ClassicWhen: Friday, August 07, 2020
Join us on August 7, 2020 for our 18th Annual JA Golf Classic! Proceeds from this event go to support both virtual and in-class programming to inspire and prepare future leaders all across Greater Colorado. On the day of the event, registration begins at 7:00 a.m. with a shotgun start at 8:00 a.m. Make sure to bring your A-Game, and may the course be with you!
'A Night In' to Celebrate the Spirit of EntrepreneurshipWhen: Saturday, May 16, 2020
The 27th annual JA SOCO Gala & Auction has been reimagined. On May 16 2020, join us for "A Night In to Celebrate the Spirit of Entrepreneurship!"
Join the Auction here: https://e.givesmart.com/events/gu6/
See the livestream here at 6:30pm MT on May 16th: https://youtu.be/DSYlobCi3FY
While we won't be able to gather in person, the celebration and THE AUCTION WILL GO ON...*ON*LINE!
JA Rock 'N Bowl Colorado SpringsWhen: Friday, February 07, 2020 - Saturday, February 29, 2020
JA hosts several events throughout the year to raise money to support our programs, as wells as raise awareness about our mission.
JA Gala AuctionWhen: Saturday, May 04, 2019
Nearly 400 guests came out to celebrate Junior Achievement and EVERYDAY HEROES at the DoubleTree. Through the generosity of guests and sponsors, JA raised over $120,000!
JA Rock and Roll Bowl PuebloWhen: Thursday, March 07, 2019 - Saturday, March 09, 2019
Join more than 800 bowlers in raising funds for Junior Achievement programs in Pueblo!