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

January 27, 2015 – JA British Columbia is pleased to announce that a team from PASS-Woodwinds Alternate School in Parksville was named Titans of the Industry and recognized for their first place win in JABC’s Online Business Challenge.

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

January 21, 2015 – 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 JA British Columbia’s annual JABC Innovation Jam.

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JABC Winter 2014 Newsletter

December 19, 2014 – JA British Columbia is pleased to release our Winter 2014 Newsletter.

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

November 7, 2014 – 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.

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Financial Literacy Month Marked by Credit Union’s $600,000 Donation Supporting Youth Financial Education

November 24, 2014 – JABC is expanding its financial literacy program Dollars with Sense to reach 27,000 youth across British Columbia, thanks to a record donation from Coast Capital Savings of $600,000 over three years.

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Coordinator Ready to Deliver Youth Entrepreneurship Programs to Basin Students

September 29, 2014 – 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

August 7, 2014 – 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 JABC expands into the region.

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JABC Summer 2014 Newsletter

June 25, 2014 – JA British Columbia is pleased to release our Summer 2014 Newsletter.

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TELUS Community Board Supports Business Education for youth in Kamloops

June 25, 2014 – 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, BC.

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

June 23, 2014 – JABC is pleased to announce that Just Jars has won the prestigious 2014 CIBC Student Company of the Year Award.

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