TOP 5 - October 1, 2019
An Incredible Dessert and Casino Gaming are Just Part of The Ultimate Night Out

A special shout out to our latest sponsors for The Ultimate Night Out, presented by DEX Imaging! We thank City Furniture for sponsoring our Casino Gaming, Nelson Mullins for agreeing to be the Dessert Sponsor (see video below), Burke Energy Solutions as a Gentleman Sponsor and Burke Construction Group is a Stache Sponsor.

Mastro's presents its famed butter cajke
Check out Mastro's famous butter cake and other menu items.

Join us Tuesday, November 12th at Mastro's Ocean Club for this exclusive gathering featuring all the things gentlemen love...fine wine and spirits, premium fare, casino gaming, live and silent auctions and a cigar lounge. JA will also honor the 2019 Ultimate Men of the Year: Matthew Caldwell, President & CEO of the Florida Panthers, and Andrew Koenig, President of City Furniture.

Don't hesitate - this event sells out each year with only 200 tickets available at $300 per person. Sponsorship opportunities are also available. 
For more information about the event, contact  Kellie Hensley  at (954) 979-7124 or email .






Distinguished JA Alumni will be Honored at November Breakfast

Join us Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 at JA World Huizenga Center at the Lillian S. Wells Pavilion for our Distinguished Alumni Breakfast. Junior Achievement of South Florida will be honoring:

Notable Alumnus & Keynote Speaker
Congresswoman Donna Shalala
Distinguished Alumnus Award
Alan Levan, BBX Capital

There will also be a workshop "Science of Ideas, Math of Decision Making, Art of Negotiations" developed by Harvard Innovation Labs and presented by Johnathan Robertson, JD Harvard Law School 1997.

Tickets are: $100 for VIPs, which includes a special reception, book signing and the workshop - $50 for General Admission, which includes the workshop - $35 for the workshop only.

Sponsorships are available from $500-$10,000. Contact Patricia Moskol for more information at (954) 979-7109 or

Junior Achievement of South Florida Recognized as Economic Innovator
What an evening to remember! Thank you Research Park at Florida Atlantic University for honoring Junior Achievement of South Florida as the 2019 Distinguished Organization at your September 25th Annual Awards Celebration. Also congratulations to the other recipients: Broward County Commissioner Michael Udine, Dr. Borko Furht and Rodrigo Griesi.

We are honored to be recognized for our distinguished contributions to the Research Park's mission to create and sustain the ideal environment for innovation and invention, maximizing the academic and entrepreneurial talent and regional resources in South Florida to accelerate economic development and prosperity.

Welcome New Board Members!
"Passion can't be taught, either you have it or it's caught." Leaders spread passion to others through their love of life and community, doing new things, taking risks, being motivated, having a sense of urgency, and inspiring others. Bringing passionate leaders to the Junior Achievement of South Florida Board is always an honor. Welcome new board members Jennifer Austin of Chick-Fil-A, Monica Navarro, MBA, Steve Nudelberg of On The Ball Ventures Don Silvestri of, and Jordan Yates of Yates Institute of Plastic Surgery.

Board Members attending the September meeting were also inspired by this legacy video. Hope it inspires you to consider the legacy you could have on our students.

Leave Your Legacy

Why Join the JA Team?
Because we are Passionate About the Impact on Tomorrow's Leaders and Consumers

Director of School Based Career Programs, Events Manager, Grants & Government Relations Manager...just some of the exciting positions currently open at Junior Achievement of South Florida!

Are you ready to join our dynamic team of professionals and make an incredible impact in the lives of 50,000 students as we train the next generation of business leaders, employees and consumers?

Please share with others looking for a new career opportunity!

Junior Achievement of South Florida inspires and prepares young people to succeed in a competitive, global economy by providing real world training in financial literacy, entrepreneurship and work readiness.
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Dave & Lorraine Thomas

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JA World Huizenga Center at the Lillian S. Wells Pavilion
1130 Coconut Creek Blvd, Coconut Creek, FL 33066