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JA of the Eastern Shore Events

At JA of the Eastern Shore, 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!

March 2024


2024 JA Inspire Experience

When: Monday, March 11, 2024 - Wednesday, March 13, 2024
Where: Wicomico Youth & Civic Center
Time: 12:00 AM ET

JA Inspire (JAI) is back! Join us in bringing together local businesses with aspiring students in hopes of igniting the early spark for their future careers. At this event, students dive into immersive, hands-on activities, gaining practical experience with industry tools and equipment, all while engaging directly with influential business leaders from the Eastern Shore community.

April 2024


JA 18-Under-18

When: Thursday, April 18, 2024
Where: Perdue Henson JA Center
Time: 12:00 AM ET

Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore is excited to host our inaugural 18 Under 18 Awards!

The first JA 18 Under 18, Eastern Shore edition, showcases the best and brightest individuals under the age of 18 that call the Eastern Shore home. The JA 18 Under 18 showcases the state’s up-and-comers who show exceptional entrepreneurial spirit, leadership, community service, and an overall extraordinary skillset – the young people who represent the future leaders, change makers and innovators throughout the entire state!

Be a part of the 2024 event to honor these 18 incredible people who are making a difference in their communities. Recipients will be awarded prizes such as cash, gift cards & more! Use the link below to nominate your younger leader. Please make your nomination by Monday, February 12, 2024.


February 2024


Lower Shore Leadership Academy

When: Tuesday, February 06, 2024
Where: Perdue Henson Junior Achievement Center
Time: 9:30 AM ET

Join us for a leadership event focused on learning 21st-century skills, knowledge sharing, and discussion-based learning!

January 2024


Mid-Shore Leadership Academy

When: Wednesday, January 24, 2024
Where: The Packing House
Time: 9:30 AM ET

Join us for a leadership event focused on learning 21st-century skills, knowledge sharing, and discussion-based learning!

October 2023


JA Mid-Shore Golf 2023

When: Friday, October 20, 2023
Where: The Hyatt | River Marsh Golf Club
Time: 10:00 AM ET

Come enjoy the top-tier golfing event of the year! The Mid-Shore Golf Tournament is a fun-filled afternoon of friends, fun, and fresh air. All proceeds go towards ensuring students in Dorchester, Caroline and Talbot County receive Junior Achievement programs!


JA Pumpkin Putt 2023

When: Wednesday, October 11, 2023
Where: Embers Island Miniature Golf
Time: 5:30 PM ET

Join Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore for a night of mini golf with monster impact! We're holding our annual Pumpkin Putt on Oct. 11 where teams of 4 will compete for the Best or Spookiest Score! All proceeds from this fundraiser will go towards ensuring students in Worcester County receive JA programs and experiences at no cost!

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