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JA Canada Welcomes 120 International Students for Business and Leadership Conference

NATIONAL   |   Aug 10, 2015

Generous Donation from The Wilson Foundation will enable high school students to learn about business ethics while participating in a week long case competition Toronto, ON, August 10, 2015  – JA Canada, the largest provider of youth business education programs in Canada today announced that the Wilson Foundation has made a significant two year financial commitment...

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JA Canada Receives Grant from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation

NATIONAL   |   Jun 01, 2015

Toronto, ON, June 1, 2015 — The MDRT Foundation has awarded a $1,000 grant to JA Canada to support delivery of Junior Achievement programs to students across Canada. Through its global grants, the MDRT Foundation is committed to building stronger families and communities around the globe. This year, the MDRT Foundation will award nearly $1 million in MDRT member-endorsed...

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Exceptional Achievers Sharing Exceptional Stories

NATIONAL   |   May 08, 2015

TORONTO, ON—May 4, 2015—Last week, a group of inspiring JA Achievers shared their success stories at the annual Canadian Business Hall of Fame Gala Dinner & Induction Ceremony. These Achievers are entrepreneurs, volunteers and active in their communities and we are proud to recognize and share their accomplishments. Each year, six of our national award...

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Junior Achievement Announces Winners of the H.E. Miskiman National Leadership Award

NATIONAL   |   Apr 27, 2015

Dr. Brian McMillan, Mrs. Louise Mitchell and Mr. Steve Wilson Recognized for Their Exceptional Volunteer Efforts JA Canada Board member Bruce Howatt and Betty Ferguson, President, JA Prince Edward Island present Dr. Brian McMillan, President Holland College with the H.E. Miskiman National Leadership Award Kevin Dane, Chair, JA Canada presents Louise Mitchell, Senior Vice...

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Connecting Women to Explore Career Possbilities

NATIONAL   |   Mar 26, 2015

Peterborough, ON, March 25, 2015—Junior Achievement of Peterborough, Lakeland, Muskoka provided the opportunity for more than 100 female students in grades 10 and 11 to learn from women in a round-table career forum. The students circulated through 5 sessions where they met and interacted with local women in different career paths. At each table, these mentors...

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