To fully prepare today’s students for the demands of tomorrow’s economy


By supporting Stand-Up for Leadership’s annual signature event, The Search for the South’s Funniest Accountant, you are helping to realize the mission of Junior Achievement of Georgia. Junior Achievement aims to prepare and inspire young people to succeed in a global economy. Through this event, we have raised nearly $500k to support the work that this incredible nonprofit is doing in the Atlanta community. Whether you are an industry professional with a curiosity for comedy, a leader looking to treat your team to a fun-filled team-building event, or a corporation interested in partnering through sponsorship, there are many ways to get involved.  

More Ways to Give

Corporate Donation

There are over 50 partnership opportunities through The Search for the South’s Funniest Accountant. By supporting this event, you will have the opportunity to engage with a highly segmented and influential audience in the Atlanta business community.

Volunteer with Us

Volunteering at the JA Discovery Center brings education to life and provides students with an immersive learning experience that gives them a glimpse of what their futures can entail. The next volunteer day is Wednesday, October 19th, 2022 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM. 

Give back through Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. Just set Stand-Up for Leadership as your charitable organization and let AmazonSmile do the rest. A percentage of each purchase will support our cause.