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Make A Donation

HOW YOU CAN GIVE

Your support for JA Africa makes a big difference in the lives of young Africans. It is an investment in Africa’s future by empowering its emerging generation with the skills and tools they need to change the economic trajectory of the continent.

You can make your gift in different ways.

US-Based Donors

US based donors can make a tax-deductible donation to JA Africa by clicking on the donate button on our homepage. JA Africa is a registered 501 © (3) in the State of Delaware. Our donations route through JA Worldwide’s website, which is hosted in the US, so your transaction is safe and secure. JA Africa’s Tax ID Number is 45-3557534.

Make an Employer Matching Gift

Please check with your human resources department if your company offers a matching gifts program. JA is registered with Benevity to receive employer matching gifts. Benevity’s goodness platform empowers socially conscious brands to make a real difference. Learn how we can make your giving programs great at www.benevity.com.

Shop on AmazonSmile

If you shop on Amazon, choose JA Africa as your charity and we will receive a portion of revenue from your purchases. www.smile.amazon.com.

Global Giving

GlobalGiving makes it easy and safe for you to give to local projects anywhere in the world, while providing nonprofits with the tools, training, and support they need to become more effective.

Google One Today

Google One Today makes it easy to donate to the causes that inspire you, while letting nonprofits raise the funds they need to make the world better. JA is registered to raise support for our Job Shadows for Girls. Start every day with a good deed. Join the community that’s changing the world, one day and one dollar at a time. Download the App at the App Store and give.

Make a Bank Deposit

You can deposit or wire funds into JA’s Bank account in Ghana. 

Account name: JA Africa Inc.

Account no.    : 1068551

Bank name     : Barclays Bank of Ghana Ltd

Branch name : High Street (Head Office)

Branch no.      : 064

Swift code      : BARCGHAC

Address          : Post Office Box 2949, High Street, Accra

Job Shadow Programs

Job Shadows are a key program in JA’s work. Through this program, JA partners with companies across Africa to allow students to shadow their employees for a day. Hosts serve as mentors and role models, providing career guidance and interpersonal skills development.

Your donation will help provide transport for students, fund introductory workshops for the host companies to prepare the hosts company employees for what to expect and how to help their shadows (the students) on how to behave and get the most out of the experience. Your support will fund supplies JA Job Shadow guidebooks and materials as well as lunches for the students for the day.

The Company Program

The Company Program ® teaches high school students the principles and practice of entrepreneurship within the school setting. This program provides them with the knowledge and skills they need to optimize their small enterprises. Over the course of an academic year, students learn how to start and run companies from capitalization to liquidation.

Your donation will help students learn how businesses function and learn soft skills that are instrumental to success; such as brainstorming, critical reading, gathering and organizing information, group and self-assessment, oral and written communication.

Company of the Year Competition

Every year, JA Africa hosts an exciting event that brings together Africa’s brightest young promising entrepreneurs to compete and showcase their skills as budding entrepreneurs.

The Company of the Year (COY) competition is the culmination of JA’s highly acclaimed Company Program and provides an exciting and competitive element to the program that enhances the students’ experience. It creates practical exposure to the competitive world of  business.

The Company of the Year Competition creates a signature showcase for students who have completed the JA Company Program. Your donation will help sponsor a team who will be participating in the event.