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  • Jun 12, 2014NATIONAL

    Recognizing Outstanding Student Leaders

    Toronto, ON, June 12, 2014 – They are entrepreneurs, volunteers, active in their communities and yet they are still in high school. During the Canadian Business Hall of Fame Gala...

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  • Jul 18, 2014LOCAL

    We're Hiring!

    Junior Achievement of Southern Alberta is hiring for three positions!  JA is the world's leading non-profit dedicated to teaching youth to develop an entrepreneurial attitude,...

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Junior Achievement of Canada recognizes outstanding volunteers

NATIONAL   |   Oct 04, 2013

Junior Achievement of Canada recognizes outstanding volunteers - Tim Manning and Gloria Murphy named H.E. Miskiman National Leadership Award recipients     To see past recipients of the award, click...

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Global students inspired to imagine what is possible at Junior Achievement’s Next Generation Leaders Forum

NATIONAL   |   Aug 11, 2013

Halifax, NS August 12, 2013 – Junior Achievement of Canada is excited to welcome over 125 global high school students to the annual Next Generation Leaders Forum, taking place at Saint Mary’s University on August 11-17. Next Generation Leaders Forum delegates will build on their leadership, creativity, team working and business skills as they face real-life...

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JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF CANADA WELCOMES THE 2013 COMPANIONS INTO THE CANADIAN BUSINESS HALL OF FAME

NATIONAL   |   May 02, 2013

JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF CANADA WELCOMES THE 2013 COMPANIONS INTO THE CANADIAN BUSINESS HALL OF FAME Mr. Gilgan, Mr. Greenberg, Mr. Mirvish, and Mr. Shannon will be honoured at annual Gala Dinner Toronto, ON, May 1, 2013 – In recognition and celebration of their lifetime achievements, four leaders will be inducted as Order of the Business Hall of Fame Companions by...

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The Power of 13,500: Junior Achievement volunteers are making a positive impact on students

NATIONAL   |   Apr 22, 2013

The Power of 13,500: Junior Achievement volunteers are making a positive impact on students April 22, 2013 – Toronto, ON – During the celebration of National Volunteer Week, Junior Achievement would like to thank the 13,500 volunteer who helped to support over 226,000 students last year. In partnership with volunteers across Canada, Junior Achievement inspires...

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JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT JOINS FORCES WITH MCDONALD’S® CANADA MAKING FUTURE CAREERS BRIGHTER FOR YOUNG CANADIANS

NATIONAL   |   Mar 07, 2013

- Initiative supports Canadian students’ future success with career training skills -     TORONTO, March 7, 2013 – Junior Achievement of Canada and McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited today announced a new partnership to help students in communities across the country secure their first jobs.   As the largest youth business educator...

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