Aiming to spur economic development through improving young people’s understanding of business, economics, employability and entrepreneurship.
JA Malta, formerly JAYE Malta, is a member nation of Junior Achievement (JA) Worldwide representing a global network of non-profit organisations sharing a common mission and purpose to be leaders in the field of enterprise education. JA Malta aims to spur economic development through improving young people’s understanding of business, economics, employability and entrepreneurship.
JA Worldwide was listed as no.7 most impactful NGO in the world and nominated for the 2022 Nobel Peace Prize. JA delivers hands-on, immersive learning experiences in work readiness, financial capability, entrepreneurship, sustainability, STEM, economics, and more. JA Worldwide is one of few organizations with the scale, experience, and passion to build a brighter future for the next generation of innovators, entrepreneurs, and leaders.
Locally, JA Malta has been providing these learning experiences to our Maltese youth since 1989, initially through thier flagship JA Company Programme (aka Young Enterprise), but now they deliver various programmes and initiatives for ages ranging from 5 to 30 years old. JA inspires and prepares young people to succeed in a global economy through experiential learning programmes in entrepreneurship, financial literacy and work readiness.
Volunteering to help deliver BAFCG programme
What is BAFCG?
This new and innovative programme provides young people, between 12 to 16 years old, with the practical information needed to support them on their way to financial capability both on a personal and businesses level through discussions and online game-led activities. Find more information here.
Am I qualified to deliver these sessions?
No finance background is necessary for the person volunteering to deliver the training. Volunteers will be trained and guided on how to deliver the sessions. Content is basic finance principals such as saving and budgeting.
When will this be happening?
Main time frame of session delivery will be 13th February to 9th March 2023 - always within school hours, either in a split session of 2hours + 2hours or a full 4 hours. If you are interested but not available, please register anyway as volunteers beyond this time frame would most likely still be required.
I’m interested, what do I need to do?
If you are interested in signing up please fill in the form at the following link: https://jamalta.org/r/VolunteerWithJAMalta
Training to volunteers will be held during the dates and times listed below. Each volunteer will only be required to attend ONE of the sessions. Location will be advised closer to date.
- Thursday 2nd February at 16:00 – 17:30
- Monday 6th February at 10:00-11:30
- Wednesday 8th February at 18:00 – 19:30
Any questions can be directed to JA Malta on firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to having you join us!
Support JA Malta!
JA Malta celebrated the start of its 35th Year of Operation by launching a special list of programmes that will inspire young people to succeed in a global economy!
JA will be offering such programmes in 2023-2024 and they are open for collaboration both in financial contributions as well as volunteers for mentoring.
They are also grateful for any promotional support they can receive, such as sharing their social media activity from time to time.
If you are willing to support JA Malta in their new endeavour for the next year, contact Matthew Caruana directly.