Host Jeremy C. Park talks with Leigh Mansberg, President and CEO of Junior Achievement of Memphis and the Mid-South, who highlights their mission and efforts to empower children to be world ready and engaged members of their communities so that they may lead independent lives. She discusses their soon-to-be new home at 516 Tillman, which is strategically located in the heart of Binghampton, and what the new home means for their programs and impact. Junior Achievement of Memphis and Mid-South serves a 25-county area and programs include JA Our Neighbors, JA in a Day, JA BizTown, Finance Park, JA Inspire, Launch Lessons, High School Experience, StartUp Park by FedEx, and more. During the interview, Leigh also talks about how the community can get involved and support their efforts, including upcoming events like their Fall Bowl-A-Thon at Billy Hardwick’s All-Star Lanes.
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