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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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Student team from PASS-Woodwinds Alternate School takes top spot in Junior Achievement’s Online Business Challenge

LOCAL   |   Jan 27, 2015

January 27, 2015 Parksville, BC - On Monday, January 26, 2015, a team from PASS-Woodwinds Alternate School in Parksville was named Titans of the Industry and recognized for their first place win in Junior Achievement of British Columbia’s (JABC) Online Business Challenge. The winning team, naming themselves, The Under Achievers, is comprised of Kyle Johnson, Ryan Quinney...

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High School Students Pitch their Social Enterprise Ideas at JABC Innovation Jam 2015

LOCAL   |   Jan 21, 2015

January 21, 2015   Vancouver, BC - On Monday, January 19, 2015, 120 high school students from across British Columbia came together at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel in downtown Vancouver for a day of creative thinking and competition at Junior Achievement of British Columbia’s (JABC) annual JABC Innovation Jam, presented by Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA)....

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