Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay Receives Grant Funds, Volunteers From
TD Ameritrade to Benefit Local Students
Third year for support from leading investment services firm
Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay, Inc. (JA) announced a partnership with TD Ameritrade that provided JA programming to benefit Tampa Bay area students. In addition, TD Ameritrade employees helped to mentor the students.
“We were excited to team with TD Ameritrade to provide young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future, and make smart academic and economic choices,” said Richard George, president of JA Tampa Bay. “The much-needed grant and volunteer support allowed JA to expand our important programming locally.”
According to George, JA of Tampa Bay received funds that were used to support JA program implementation in local elementary, middle and high schools. “Teaming up with Junior Achievement gave us the opportunity for a unified program throughout our network of 105 branches across the U.S. and the chance for our Associates to share their talents and time in an incredibly impactful way,” says David Lynch, Managing Director, Retail Sales, TD Ameritrade, Inc.
Nationwide, TD Ameritrade is supporting 20 JA Areas.
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About Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay
Junior Achievement is the world’s largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future, and make smart academic and economic choices. JA programs are delivered by corporate and community volunteers, and provides relevant, hands-on experiences that give students from kindergarten through high school knowledge and skills in financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship. Last year, Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay reached 94,579 students in the Tampa Bay area. Visit jatampabay.org for more information.
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