Neighbourhood Network

Volunteer Opportunity Listing

ST Short Term
Aug 6
Jan 1

Volunteer Mentor

Junior Achievement of Central Ontario


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