Chicago (Dec. 15, 2003) -- The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Center for Corporate Citizenship has awarded professional services firm Deloitte & Touche its inaugural Citizenship in Action award for the Big Four firm’s work with Junior Achievement Inc.

Deloitte and JA worked together to create the Excellence Through Ethics curriculum, launched last May in Chicago. The program has an annual goal of reaching up to three million students in Grades 4 through 12 in more than 20,000 schools across the country. More than 800 Deloitte partners and employees volunteer in Junior Achievement classrooms, making Deloitte one of Junior Achievement's largest corporate volunteers.

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