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JA JobSpark

A career is more than just a job. It's something a person is excited to get up in the morning and do day in and day out. JA JobSpark works to provide middle and high school students with the chance to explore the career paths that are out there and find their own spark of inspiration.

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  • Sue JacksonProgram Manager - JA JobSparkJunior Achievement of Northern Indiana
  • Jessica HilaryDirector of DevelopmentJunior Achievement of Elkhart County
  • Megan HartmanProgram ManagerJunior Achievement of Elkhart County

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Date uploaded: April 28, 2022
Organization: Junior Achievement

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