News

Find out what's been happening at JA British Columbia.

JABC Introduces New Version of Dollars with Sense

August 24, 2016 – This September, JABC is pleased to introduce the new, updated version of our popular financial literacy program, Dollars with Sense, featuring full colour materials and new digital resources.

Read More

Categories:

JABC Summer 2016 Newsletter

2016 Newsletter-Banner-Summer

July 13, 2016 – JA British Columbia is pleased to release our Summer 2016 Newsletter.

Read More

Categories:

BLBC Hall of Fame Laureates Named to Order of Canada

June 30, 2016 – JABC congratulates Business Laureates of British Columbia Hall of Fame Laureates Hassan Khosrowshahi, O.B.C., and Dick Bradshaw on being named to the Order of Canada.

Read More

Categories:

Junior Achievement Joins CIBC to Honour BC’s Top Student Entrepreneurs

Vancovers

June 10, 2016 – JA British Columbia (JABC) is pleased to announce that the JA student company, Vancovers, has won the prestigious 2016 CIBC Student Company of the Year Award!

Read More

Categories:

JA Volunteer Haji Charania Receives BC Community Achievement Award

charania

May 25, 2016 – Congratulations to long-time JA volunteer and Saanich resident, Haji Charania, who has just received the British Columbia Community Achievement Award!

Read More

Categories:

Junior Achievement Inducts Three Business Leaders into Business Laureates of BC Hall Fame

2016 Business Laureate Inductees with BLBC Co-Chairs Jim Shepard and Barbara Brink

May 12, 2016 – Nearly 700 BC business leaders and their guests gathered at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver on Thursday, May 12th for the induction of British Columbia’s three newest members into the Business Laureates of British Columbia (BLBC) Hall of Fame.

Read More

Categories:

Teacher Deems JA Experience Rewarding, Impactful

Lee Nipp

May 12, 2016 – When Lee Nipp signed up his business class students for Junior Achievement (JA) for the first time in 2008, he had no idea how transformational the experience would be, both for him and his students.

Read More

Categories:

Lake View Credit Union helps bring Junior Achievement back to Peace Region

Lake View group

March 9, 2016 – Employees from Lake View Credit Union are bringing Junior Achievement (JA) programs back to the BC Peace River Region this spring.

Read More

Categories:

JABC 2016 Spring Newsletter

2016 Newsletter-Banner-Spring

March 9, 2016 – JA British Columbia is pleased to release our Spring 2016 Newsletter.

Read More

Categories:

Kelowna Secondary School wins JABC Innovation Jam 2016 Grand Prize

Team “Gardening to Give” from Kelowna Secondary, with Jan Bell-Irving, President & CEO, JABC (centre-left), and the Hon. Coralee Oakes, Minister of Small Business and Red Tape Reduction (centre-right)

March 7, 2016 – JA British Columbia (JABC) is pleased to announce that Kelowna Secondary School has been chosen Grand Prize Winner in the JABC Innovation Jam 2016! The student team’s winning business concept was Gardening to Give, a biodegradable gardening subscription box that would deliver local seeds and plants to homes.

Read More

Categories: