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Basin Youth to Benefit from Junior Achievement’s Expansion into the Region

LOCAL   |   Aug 07, 2014

  August 7, 2014 Vancouver, B.C. - This fall, youth in the Columbia Basin will be able to learn about entrepreneurship and the viability of self-employment as a career option when Junior Achievement of British Columbia (JABC) expands into the region. The expansion is possible through a partnership with Columbia Basin Trust (the Trust), which is contributing $300,000 over...

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TELUS Community Board Supports Business Education for youth in Kamloops

LOCAL   |   Jun 25, 2014

Kamloops, BC - Junior Achievement of British Columbia (JABC) is pleased to announce that the TELUS Thompson Okanagan Community Board has donated $5,000 in support of business education programs for youth in the Interior.  This generous contribution will specifically go towards the Economics for Success day program, held at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops,...

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Intergulf Development Group Supports Business Education for BC’s Youth

LOCAL   |   Jun 13, 2014

Vancouver, B.C. -  Junior Achievement of British Columbia (JABC) is pleased to announce that Intergulf Development Group has made a $5,000 donation in support of business education programs for youth across BC.  Junior Achievement currently reaches over 30,000 youth in BC with programs that focus on teaching entrepreneurship, work readiness, and financial...

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JABC Summer 2014 Newsletter

LOCAL   |   Jun 25, 2014

Click here to read about what JABC has been up to over the last 3...

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JA joins with CIBC to honour B.C.’s Top Student Entrepreneurs

LOCAL   |   Jun 23, 2014

Vancouver, BC – Junior Achievement of British Columbia (JABC) is pleased to announce that Just Jars has won the prestigious 2014 CIBC Student Company of the Year Award. The winning team is made up of students from Burnaby South Secondary School who participated in this Junior Achievement After-School Company Program.   Just Jars manufactures and...

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