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Canadian Western Bank Invests $375,000 in Junior Achievement Programs Across Canada

LOCAL   |   Nov 07, 2014

November 7, 2014 Junior Achievement (JA) is pleased to announce its continued partnership with Canadian Western Bank (CWB). CWB will be supporting chapters across western Canada with a $375,000 contribution over the next three years. CWB will renew its support of Economics for Success, a grade nine or high school program that helps students understand the financial demands of...

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Coordinator Ready to Deliver Youth Entrepreneurship Programs to Basin Students

LOCAL   |   Sep 29, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   September 29, 2014   Columbia Basin– Starting this fall, students around the Basin will be benefiting from youth entrepreneurship programs and financial literacy within their classrooms. The programs are run by Junior Achievement of British Columbia (JABC), which is pleased to welcome Amy Robillard as Program Coordinator in the Basin....

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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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