Our sponsors, students, volunteers and teachers experience different situations in the classroom. In this section, they share their experience. We invite you to know the testimonies of the primary beneficiaries of JA’s activities in the region.
09 Aug 2016
“My goal is to empower young, help them understand that they can be the solution to many problems our society fights today. A big part of my leadership comes from Junior Achievement, since JA approached my neighborhood and got involved in my community to help. Through the program The Company, I was...
Diana Martinez Mancilla
09 Aug 2016
Diana was a student working with JA Bajío (Mexico) when she saw a real business opportunity. Diana started experimenting by dehydrating fruits abound in her area to create healthy food, through solar dehydration. With great effort, she got a donation from the Social Economy National Institute to...
14 Oct 2015
"Junior Achievement may be the very reason why I am the person I am today. It completely changed my life. I will forever be grateful to my high school teacher who encouraged me to join the program. I am glad that she saw the entrepreneurial spirit in me that I did not see in myself at the time...
Raul DIEZ CANSECO –SAN IGNACIO DE LOYOLA UNIVERSITY
03 Oct 2013
I decided to bet on this organization because I feel that the best way to distribute wealth in development countries as our Peru is by distributing knowledge it in a fair and equal way. Now, through the help of Junior Achievement Worldwide and their pillars, we want to expand the entrepreneurial...
FERNANDO IRAOLA - BANK OF AMERICA
25 Sep 2013
Junior Achievement is a non-profit organization that focuses its efforts on helping young people around the region to learn and have direct experiences on financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship. These efforts are aimed to have a deep social impact on our youth that could become...