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Mentor Future Entrepreneurs through JA Company Program!

Location: Los Angeles CA, 90068

Date: 11/26/2018 Spots Remaining: 2000

Description

Quick Overview: Mentor high school students as they launch their own business!

Mission: As a volunteer with Junior Achievement of Southern California, you will go to your assigned high school for one hour each week and coach students through the creation, marketing, and production and sale of product or service. We provide the curriculum and you bring the real-world experience.

Impact: This 15 week commitment is perfect for a volunteer who understands the process of turning an idea into a business and is passionate about students achieving the same! At the end of the in-class coaching students will have the chance to compete in our annual Junior Achievement Student Competition where they will present their business pitch to professional judges and showcase their product or service. 

Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Deliver weekly lessons on business aspects using JA curriculum

  • Share their personal and professional experiences to further ignite students’ entrepreneurial spirit

  • Serve as a consultant who gives mentoring and leadership advice but allow students to steer their direction


Requirements:

  • Attend a JA Company Program orientation
  • Actively use the online learning platform
  • Coordinate schedules with the JA Company Program educator to ensure the program is completed and students receive the entirety of the curriculum
  • Maintain communication with the JA Company Program educator and JA So Cal staff


We need volunteers for the following areas, Monday-Friday times vary: 

  • Boyle Heights
  • Eagle Rock
  • El Sereno
  • Harbor City
  • North Hills (San Fernando Valley)
  • Oxnard
  • North Hills
  • Westlake Village

 

Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities
  • Issue Area(s): Children & Youth Education
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Additional Dates for this Event
Volunteers needed through 4/26/2019

Los Angeles, CA 90068
Natalie Gomez

After Expressing interest, the Opportunity Leader will be notified of your interest and will contact you with further details or to schedule you for this opportunity.

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