Description of Charity/Foundation:
JA started with a vision to help teach young people about business and free enterprise- educating youth about financial literary, work readiness, and entrepreneurship. Now in over 121 countries, JA brings volunteers together with over 10.2 million of our future leaders.
Description of Role:
Junior Achievement is urgently looking for a variety of passionate, caring professionals to help in our elementary and middle school classes throughout Calgary and Airdrie during our current Financial Literacy Month!
Dates needing volunteers:
• November 29th at Ascension of our Lord (NW) – grades 4, 5 and 7 - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
• December 17th at TB Riley (NW) – grades 7 and 8- VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Volunteer time commitment:
1.5 hours of program training ~4 hours in classroom 1 hour pizza lunch (if 10 or more volunteers are in attendance)
Certification required? No! We are looking to bring on professionals from various business backgrounds and certifications from administration to architectural design who have a passion for leading our future generation of entrepreneurs and can bring forth real-life stories and experience to the classrooms.
volunteering, teaching, financial literacy, entrepreneurship, mentoring, tutoring, presenting, working with youth, financial planning, accounting, money management, team work, future planning
1 Year or Less
Charity/Foundation Website: http://jasab.ca/volunteer-in-calgary-and-southern-alberta/opportunities/