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The United Nations' (UN) International Youth Day is celebrated on August 12 each year to recognize efforts of the world's youth in enhancing global society. It also aims to promote ways to engage them in becoming more actively involved in making positive contributions to their communities. 

At JA, we’ve developed customized experiences to prepare and foster future social entrepreneurs—students who aspire to start companies that serve a social need, solve a community problem, or otherwise improve the world around them. We believe that each generation of JA alumni can become a global force for good. Learn more about the day