Junior Achievement is the world's largest and fastest-growing non-profit economic education organization. Locally, Junior Achievement of Kentuckiana was founded in 1949 and incorporated with National Junior Achievement in 1950.
Junior Achievement is a volunteer driven, non-profit organization. This year more than 2,000 business professionals, parents, retirees and college students will enter schools to teach Junior Achievement programs. These volunteers use their personal experiences to make the Junior Achievement curricula practical and realistic.