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Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 @ 2:56PM

Hero Highlight

Dan Schnur first saw something special in Junior State of America (JSA) when Alex Evans, former JSA Board President, bought him to one of SoCal JSA State’s conventions. “I saw the students’ enthusiasm and their desire to learn how to debate civically,” said Dan. It was that infectious enthusiasm that…

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 @ 2:51PM

Student Hero Spotlight

Lorenzo Tortorici, a senior at Kofa High School, is the Director of Fundraising for the Junior State Arizona (JSAZ). Under his leadership JSAZ raised over $5,000, which surpassed their initial goal of $4,000, for the 2016-2017 Arizona State Scholarship Fund. In addition to fundraising on behalf of his peers, he raised $2,500…

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 @ 4:24PM

Reporting Back To You

It is with great pleasure that we report back to you on the profound impact the Junior State had in communities across America this past year. In stories, numbers and images, our latest Annual Report demonstrates how the Junior State brings together students of different backgrounds and viewpoints and facilitates…

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Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 @ 11:30AM

Territorial Students Take Washington By Storm

For 24 years, the Junior State of America has partnered with the Office of Insular Affairs at the US Department of the Interior to serve students from the US Territories and Freely Associated States. During a trip this February to participate in the Annual JSA Winter Congress Legislative Simulation, JSA…

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Monday, October 13th, 2014 @ 6:08PM

JSA’s Coming To You In November

With our 80th Gala kick-off party in the history books, the celebration moves to more cities in November! In Los Angeles and New York City the alumni events will take place on Election Night – a perfect opportunity to socialize with your JSA friends and talk politics! In Washington DC…

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Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 @ 4:07AM

Alumni Stand Up in Record Numbers

The Junior Statesmen Foundation closed out it’s fiscal year on September 30, 2014, by shattering its all-time fundraising records! JSA alumni, students, parents, teacher-advisors and friends responded to our Stand Up For JSA campaign in record numbers, producing these amazing results for JSA this year: * Most money ever raised…

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