Q: How long have you been volunteering for JA JobSpark?
S: Since the first event!
A: Beginning of year one.
Q: What Cluster/Committees do you serve on for JA JobSpark?
S: Business & Finance Cluster Co-Chair and Venue, Volunteer, and Logistics.
A: Business & Finance Cluster Co-Chair.
Q: What is your favorite part about JA JobSpark?
Seeing the kids truly connect with a designed activity.
A: Watching the students faces when they understand a concept and how it relates back to their education.
Q: Why do you volunteer with the JA JobSpark Initiative?
S: Seeing 8th graders truly being able to connect cognitively and physically with what happens in a career path is the most rewarding feeling ever.
A: JA JobSpark allows students to engage with adults and local businesses to show the different career paths that they have and choose to have a better life for themselves.
Q: Why is your company involved in JA JobSpark?
S: My company makes efforts in the community a priority. They saw the value in JA JobSpark from day one, and Lilly has now expanded its involvement beyond volunteering to providing a matching grant for the program as well.
A: OneAmerica is involved to help shape the leaders of our future through JA's different K-12 programming.