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13 Laureates to be Inducted for the 10th Anniversary of Junior Achievement of BC’s Business Laureates of British Columbia Hall of Fame

LOCAL   |   Apr 16, 2015

November 19, 2014   Vancouver, British Columbia – The Business Laureates of British Columbia Hall of Fame Cabinet and Junior Achievement of British Columbia are pleased to announce the 2015 inductees into the Business Laureates of British Columbia Hall of Fame. The 2015 inductees are:   Peter Bentley, O.B.C., O.C., LL.D. (Hon) Chairman Emeritus, Canfor...

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Dream Big: Ask an Entrepreneur - Aaron Rokstad

LOCAL   |   Apr 09, 2015

In an effort to expose youth to various career options, Kristi Miller, Vice President & Co-founder, First West Capital and Director, Junior Achievement of British Columbia, interviewed entrepreneur, Aaron Rokstad, to explore entrepreneurship and the motivations behind this career path.       Name: Aaron Rokstad Company: Rokstad Power...

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West Vancouver Students are Learning about Entrepreneurship

LOCAL   |   Mar 25, 2015

March 25, 2015   Vancouver, British Columbia - Junior Achievement of British Columbia (JABC) is pleased to announce that West Vancouver Community Foundation has donated $2,000 in support of business education programs for youth in West Vancouver.  Their contribution will go towards Business Basics: A Business of Our Own, a Junior Achievement program in which...

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Windsor Secondary School wins 2015 People's Choice Award following JABC Innovation Jam 2015

LOCAL   |   Feb 25, 2015

February 25, 2015 Junior Achievement of British Columbia (JABC) is pleased to announce that the winner of the 2015 People’s Choice Award is Windsor Secondary School from North Vancouver! The People’s Choice contest was a four-week long social media challenge that followed JABC Innovation Jam 2015. 20 student teams at JABC Innovation Jam 2015 had to come up with a...

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RBC Foundation Helps Students Make the Right Choices and Stay in School

LOCAL   |   Feb 23, 2015

February 24, 2015   Vancouver, BC- Junior Achievement of British Columbia (JABC) is pleased to announce that RBC Foundation has once again donated $50,000 in support of business education programs for youth across BC for the 2014-15 school year.   This generous contribution will specifically go towards Economics for Success, a program which encourages grade 9 and 10...

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