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JA Guam Company Program Off to a GREAT START

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Pinki Lujan, 687-3281 or email: pinki.lujan@jaguam.org

Website: https://JA-Guam.org

Junior Achievement (JA) Guam held their first VIRTUAL Kick Off over the weekend.  Over 100 students from the following schools have registered to join this year’s high school program.

Pinki Lujan, Executive Director, states: “Considering all the challenges that teachers, students and businesses are facing, this year’s program is forecasted to be a success with 117 students from JFK, GW, Tiyan High (led by GCC Marketing Program), Guahan Academy Charter School, St. Johns, Southern High, AOLG, Harvest Christian Academy, Father Duenas Memorial High School, Okkodo, Notre Dame, as well as students who are Home Schooled have signed up to participate in this 13-week program. 

We would like to acknowledge the businesses who have stepped up to the plate to support and mentor these high schoolers: Bank of Guam, Bank of Hawaii, Creative Indeed, Docomo Pacific, GTA, KUAM, Title Guaranty and Community First FCU!

Students will attend weekly virtual sessions with their sponsor teams and will be provided with the opportunity to learn how to create a business, market and eventually liquidate their company. 

It is not too late for high school students to register.  They can log on to our website portal: https://ja-guam.org/home-company-program/

JA Guam would like to express their appreciation for the continued support of our corporate partners included Presenting Partner Guam Economic Development Authority, Bank of Guam, Bank of Hawaii, SBDC, Triple J Enterprises, GTA, IBSS and United Airlines.

Watch the JA Guam Company Program Virtual Kick Off 2020 video:

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