Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida has earned national recognition for meeting each of its parent organization’s operational standards for compliance, student impact, operational efficiency, financial stability, and sustainability.

Currently celebrating its 25th year of serving Collier, Lee and Charlotte County students, the Southwest Florida area of Junior Achievement was one of 45 nationally, and one of just three in Florida, to achieve the five-star rating.

During the 2017-2018 school year, Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida partnered with more than 200 volunteers from the business community, providing nearly 63,800 hours of instruction to more than 11,600 students in 519 classes throughout Collier, Lee, and Charlotte counties.

For more information, visit www.JASWFL.org.