On April 3, 2017, the city council proclaimed April 6, 2017 Junior Achievement Day in the City of Dixon. Junior Achievement Day recognizes Junior Achievement of the Heartland's mission to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a domestic and global economy. Their mission is realized by:
- empowering young people to own their economic success
- equiping young people to become the next generation of productive employees and self-sufficient citizens
- providing opportunities for educators, parents, and community volunteers to connect classroom learning to life after graduation
To learn more about this program, click here.