Junior Achievement: A look back at the original program

Junior Achievement

Mary Spencer was in the JA Company Program during its infancy in the Roanoke Valley.

She sat down with Kathlynn Stone on Wednesday’s Good Day Virginia to discuss what she still remembers learning, today.

She also shared how that program, so many years ago, has helped her at work.

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What is Junior Achievement?

Junior Achievement of Southwest Virginia, Inc. is a non-profit organization whose aim is to empower young people to own their economic success. We do this by sending volunteers from the local business community into kindergarten through 12th grade classrooms to help students better understand how business works.Junior Achivement logo

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