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$mart Women Make Change

Monday, November 4th, 2019 at 5:30PM

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Fundraising event to benefit Junior Achievement of North Florida’s JA Girl$ program

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Junior Achievement of North Florida’s 11th Annual $mart Women Make Change to celebrate women and girls will be held Monday, November 4 from 5:30pm to 8pm at the Main Jacksonville Public Library at 303 N. Laura St. The evening event with a new look and feel will benefit the JA Girl$ program.  The event will include 10 vendors, all local female-owned businesses, including two middle school girls turned entrepreneurs who will be showcasing their products which will be available for purchase. Art students, grades 9 to 12, from the Foundation Academy are creating up to 10 portraits of influential women which will be on display. There will also be tables with activities, live music and more.  

During the event, JA of North Florida will present the Legacy Award to a woman who has contributed greatly to the success of the JA Girl$ initiative. JA Girl$ is dedicated to teaching financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship within an all-girl setting. Since 2006, JA Girl$ has educated more than 19,0000 girls and young women.

November 4, 5:30pm to 8pm