Our Impact

Inspiring and empowering young people

JA Central Ontario’s 2022-23 Annual Report: Impact by Design

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Throughout 2022-2023, we increased our focus on aligning our efforts to create meaningful results. We worked in partnership with like-minded community members, organizations and companies on exciting initiatives throughout the year and we entered into conversations about how and where we could contribute even more.

About JA Central Ontario

JA Central Ontario envisions a world in which young people have the skillset and mindset to build thriving communities. They want to make sure all young people are economically empowered with the skills, confidence and networks to shape the future.

As a youth-centred charity, JA Central Ontario works together with a dedicated network of volunteers, partners and educators to deliver immersive learning in work readiness, financial health, entrepreneurship and more. JA students benefit from mentorship and real-world experiences, transforming their knowledge, skills, attitudes, and aspirations as they build their futures.

JA Central Ontario impacts students in Halton, Peel, Toronto, York, Durham and Simcoe regions. They are part of one of the world’s most-impactful youth-serving social good organizations – JA Worldwide – and they work closely with our national network, JA Canada.