Neighbourhood Network

Volunteer Opportunity Listing

ST Short Term
Aug 6
Jan 1

Volunteer Mentor

Organization:
Junior Achievement of Central Ontario

Description

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?
Using our highly interactive education programs you will aid students in developing necessary business and life skills, to enter tomorrows� workforce. Acting as a resource, facilitator, motivator and role model you will facilitate a Junior Achievement program in the classroom for a day. You and a colleague/friend can sign up together, we can match you with a partner, or you can volunteer on your own. We have multiple programs to choose from, depending on your interests and skills.

The following elementary school programs are always in high demand.

*Our Business World (Grade 5) - (One School Day)

In JA�s Our Business World program, elementary students explore how businesses are created and what makes them thrive. Using games and multimedia, students learn about innovation, start-ups and self-employment.

*Dollars with Sense (Grade 7) - (One School Day)

Through the newly updated Dollars With Sense program, Grade 7 students get the vital tools they need to make smart financial decisions, live debt-free and become savvy investors. Students learn personal money management skills that they can apply to their lives ... beginning now.

*Economics for Success (Grade 8) - (One School Day)

In Economics for Success, grade 8 students take a closer look at the advantages of staying in school, as well as learn what�s needed to succeed in today�s workforce. Volunteers from the local business community partner with classroom teachers to

Use the contact info below to volunteer for this opportunity!

Teaching, Mentoring, Tutoring, Companionship