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Students Pitch Green Business Ideas at JABC's Innovation Jam, Hosted by Junior Achievement of British Columbia

LOCAL   |   Jan 22, 2014

On Monday, January 20th, 120 students from 20 schools across BC came together for a day of creative thinking and competition at Junior Achievement of British Columbia’s (JABC) first ever JABC Innovation Jam. The workshop and competition challenged and inspired grade 11 and 12 students to THINK BIG about creating the innovative businesses of tomorrow. This intense...

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BC Students to Compete in JABC’s First Innovation Jam

LOCAL   |   Jan 15, 2014

Vancouver, British Columbia – January 15, 2014: On Monday, January 20, 2014, 120 students from 20 schools across BC will be coming together for a day of innovative thinking and competition at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel in downtown Vancouver.    The 1st ever Innovation Jam is a new event hosted by Junior Achievement of British Columbia (JABC) that will...

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Ten Finalists confirmed in JABC’s Winter Business Challenge Online

LOCAL   |   Dec 20, 2013

Vancouver, BC – December 20, 2013– Junior Achievement of British Columbia (JABC) is pleased to announce that the Qualifying Round of JABC’s Winter Business Challenge is now complete. Congratulations to the 10 Finalists who will advance to the Winners’ Round to be played online, beginning January 8th. JABC Winter Challenge finalists in each Division:...

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December 2013 Provincial Newsletter

LOCAL   |   Dec 17, 2013

  Season's Greetings!  The Holiday Season is upon us! JABC has been busy this Fall with 437 programs delivered by 397 volunteers to some 10,000 students. We have also been busy preparing for our first ever Innovation Jam in January. Read all about it below!  We'd like to thank all our volunteers, educators, sponsors and donors and wish you the very best...

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LOCAL   |   Dec 11, 2013

Vancouver, BC – December 11, 2013 – Junior Achievement of British Columbia (JABC) is pleased to announce that Austeville Properties Ltd. (Austeville) has once again donated $10,000 in support of business education programs for youth across BC for the 2013/14 school year. Austeville has also been a generous Platinum sponsor for JABC’s Business Laureates of...

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