The longest-running youth basketball league in the NBA, Junior Jazz impacts the lives of more than 60,000 youth every year. Individual programs are managed through recreation centers in Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana, Arizona and Nevada. Junior Jazz emphasizes the development of teamwork and fundamental basketball skills—accompanied by positive adult participation. Junior Jazz also includes the Lead Together Initiative which empowers athletes, coaches, parents, fans and staff to embrace the five values of Respect, Leadership, Sportsmanship, Kindness and Positivity. Each year, Lead Together winners are invited to a party at Delta Center.