JA Academy: Beyond the classroom walls

The JA Academy is empowering a generation to be more prepared and motivated than ever before. Real-world connectivity is infused into the everyday learning experience and the result is a highly engaging and relevant learning environment. Case studies and site visits are two components that give students these types of opportunities to connect their academics to … More JA Academy: Beyond the classroom walls

100,000 students served at the JA Chick-fil-A Foundation Discovery Center!

What an incredible three years it has been! Our 100,000th student, Edith from Chapel Hill Middle school in DeKalb County, passed through the doors of the JA Chick-fil-A Foundation Discovery Center on Friday, May 20, 2016. Students from Chapel Hill Middle School were welcomed with cheers and confetti by JA of Georgia volunteers, staff and partners, and … More 100,000 students served at the JA Chick-fil-A Foundation Discovery Center!

Q&A with JA Fellows Alumni: Khadejah Jackson

How many years were you in the JA Fellows program? 4 years What year did you graduate from high school? 2015  What college do you attend and what’s your major and expected graduation year? University of Oregon, Business major, 2019 Favorite  food? Almost any soul food dish What are some of your recent achievements? What … More Q&A with JA Fellows Alumni: Khadejah Jackson

Volunteer Spotlight

Today we hear from Kathy Tullos Young of Market Street Services about her first time volunteering at the JA Chick-fil-A Foundation Discovery Center. As Principal and COO of a premier provider of community, workforce, and economic development strategic planning services, her perspective provides a look into the impact our programs can have on our entire … More Volunteer Spotlight