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JA of Western New York Events

At JA of Western New York, 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!

November 2023


Happening Now!

JA Inspire™

When: Wednesday, November 01, 2023 - Saturday, August 31, 2024
Where: Virtual
Time: 8:00 AM ET

JA Inspire™ is a collaboration of education & industry leaders throughout the 33-county region of JA Western & Central NY, focused on providing 1000s of students w/ the tools they need for future success.

June 2024


Annual BNSME Golf Outing

When: Friday, June 21, 2024
Where: Diamond Hawk Golf Course
Time: 10:00 AM ET

For 29 years, Buffalo Niagara Sales and Marketing Executives (BNSME) have been partnering with Junior Achievement of WNY (JA) for the Annual Golf Outing.


April 2024


JA Stock Market Challenge WNY

When: Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Where: In person championship: Erie 1 Boces, 355 Harlem Road, West Seneca
Time: 9:30 AM ET

Presented by Wells Fargo, a virtual & unpredictable ride through the highs & lows of the real stock market! Students have 10 days to play the market & compete for prizes. Top competitors from our two virtual competitions will be invited to an in-person championship!

March 2024


Where: Multiple locations, dates, and times

Our signature bowling fundraiser is back in spring 2024! Join us for teambuilding fun for a cause!

Fundraise / Bowl / Celebrate / Educate

January 2022



When: Saturday, January 01, 2022 - Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Where: Virtual
Time: 8:00 AM ET

We are pleased to continue our Peer-to-Peer Fundraising schedule known as Play4JA. This format allows for flexibility and fun in 2022 including trivia and independent company bowling!

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