Junior Achievement 2019

By: Nicole Maddox

Junior Achievement is a charitable organization whose focus is to educate young minds. This education consists of financial literacy and entrepreneurship which prepares youth for future job employment. This non-profit organization hosts annual events such as the Bowl-A-Thon to raise donations for their programs. This year marked the seventeenth consecutive year that Maddox Electric participated in this special Junior Achievement event. We are excited and grateful to have raised $16,590. Thank you to everyone who participated and contributed to this worthy cause! Below are the top Maddox Electric fundraisers and the amounts they raised as well as quotes from team members. A special thank you to Vicki Williams who was the number one fundraiser as well as the chief organizer and chairwoman for Maddox Electric!
  1. Vicki Williams – $2575
  2. Jim Phillips – $2500
  3. Mike Hettenbach – $1850
  4. Steve Pavao – $1350
What do you like about Junior Achievement and their events?
  • “Coming together as a company and having fun for a worthy cause.” – Vicki Williams
  • “It provides young people with the opportunity to understand how business works and gives them a firsthand view into how to perform in business situations.” – David King
  • “It teaches kids about business and helps them with their transition into adulthood.” – Adam Johnson