Junior Achievement of South Western Ontario
|Record #: CHK2329||Last Modified: 12 Feb 2020||Last Full Update: 12 Feb 2020|
|Primary Contact||Jenne Wason, Regional Director; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Kelly Bayda, SWO Program Manager; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||An international non-profit organization dedicated to educating and inspiring young people on business and economics. Helps young people discover leadership, entrepreneurial and workforce readiness skills.
Elementary School Programs:
Needs, Jobs, Tools (Grade 3) - Teaches youth about the difference between needs and wants, different jobs in the community and various tools that are used to be successful.
Business Basics (Grade 5) - Students gain a better understanding of the role businesses play in their daily lives and develop positive attitudes towards business enterprises and studying economics in their local community.
Middle School Programs:
JA Dollars With Sense (Grade 7) - Students take a close look at setting personal and financial goals for themselves, learn about budgeting, marketing and different investments vehicles through different activities.
The Economics of Staying in School (Grade 8) - A motivational program that impresses upon students the importance of developing positive attitudes towards education and their futures. Thought provoking activities stimulate lively discussion among participants
Secondary School Programs:
After School Company Program A Student Venture (Grades 10-12) - Gives students the opportunity to acquire basic business knowledge, relevant work experience and to develop interpersonal skills in a unique learning environment. Youth create a company from ground up to learn the ropes of running a business.
* Contact for volunteer opportunities.
|Hours||Office Mon-Thu 8 am-5 pm * After School Program Mon 6 pm-9 pm|
|Areas Served||Chatham-Kent ; Essex County ; Lambton County ; Sarnia ; Windsor|
|Application||Call for information.|
|Languages||English ; French - some programs|
|Description (Agency)||A youth business education organization.|
|Primary Executive||Silvana Cservik, Chairperson|
|Funding||Donations ; Sale of Goods|
|Located In Community||Chatham|
|Address & Map||
60 William St S
Chatham, ON N7M 5S3
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|Intersection||Wellington St and William St S|
|Mailing Address||PO Box 353
Chatham, ON N7M 5S3
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|