JA's BizTown Ends Another Year (NBC33 VIDEO)

By Ian Hoover- NBC33
By Eric DeFreeuw- NBC33

June 4, 2014 Updated Jun 4, 2014 at 1:42 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (NBC33) -- As the end of the school year approaches for elementary school students and so ends another year of JA's Biz-Town.

This year, Biz Town Offered hands-on experience to 8,400 4th, 5th, and 6th graders. Through the program the kids run their own business, take out loans, and even receive paychecks, as a way to better understand life as an adult.

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