Working in over 115 countries, JA equips young people with the employment and entrepreneurship skillsets and mindsets they need to succeed. By building abilities and nurturing self-belief, JA prepares youth for the future of work, ensures they have the tools to be financially capable and safe adults, and teaches them to think entrepreneurially. Supported by nearly half a million volunteers, and reaching more than 12 million students each year, JA is one of the few organizations with the scale, experience, and passion to build a brighter future for the next generation of global innovators and entrepreneurs thereby addressing both innovation and employment.
JA Europe is the largest non-profit in Europe dedicated to preparing young people for employment and entrepreneurship. For over 100 years, JA Europe has delivered hands-on, experiential learning in entrepreneurship, work readiness, and financial literacy.
JA creates pathways for employability, job creation, and financial success. Last school year, the JA network in Europe reached 4 million learning experiences in core programs and inspired millions more through online events and activities.