Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest, Inc.
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About this organization
Our mission is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. We teach students how to start businesses that create jobs. We teach entrepreneurial values that strengthen workplaces. We teach skills to generate wealth and manage it. We believe in the boundless potential of young people. We share their passion for excellence, respect their talents and creativity, celebrate their honesty and integrity, harness their desire for collaboration, and create opportunities for hands-on learning.
Interesting data from their 2020 990 filing
From their filing, the objective of the non-profit is stated as “Our mission is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy.”.
When talking about its functions, they were outlined as: “Junior achievement of the upper midwest, inc.'s (ja/jaum) mission is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. ja teaches students in grades k-12 how to manage money, how to prepare for a career or college, and how to run a business. ja empowers students to make a connection between what they learn in school and how it can be applied in the real world, thereby enhancing the relevance of their classroom learning and increasing their understanding of the value of staying in school. our relevant, experiential programs are offered at little or no cost to schools and align with national and local curriculum standards. during the 2018-2019 school year, we partnered with local schools and 10,475 volunteers to teach our curriculum to 169,990 local students in minnesota, north dakota and western wisconsin.”.
- The legally reported state of operation for the non-profit is MN.
- According to the filing, the non-profit's address in 2020 is 1745 UNIVERSITY AVE W, ST PAUL, MN, 55104.
- The non-profit organization as of 2020 has a total of 52 employees reported on their form.
- Is not a private foundation.
- Expenses are greater than $1,000,000.
- Revenue is greater than $1,000,000.
- Revenue less expenses is $199,975.
- The organization has 65 independent voting members.
- The organization was formed in 1949.
- The organization pays $3,239,167 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
- The organization pays $812,977 in fundraising expenses.
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