UPI employees are proud to offer their time and talents to the children of our community as Junior Achievement of Northern California classroom volunteers. JA NorCal is the region’s largest organization dedicated to educating young people about business, economics, and free enterprise. Through age-appropriate curricula, programs begin at the elementary school level and continue through the middle and high school grades, preparing students for key economic and workforce issues they will face in the future. Junior Achievement’s hands-on, experiential programs teach the key concepts of work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy to students around the world. JA NorCal is a member of Junior Achievement Worldwide and serves more than 122,000 students in 23 counties throughout Northern California.