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Join local charity on adventure of a lifetime

Manx charity Junior Achievement is inviting you to join them on an adventure of a lifetime in 2019, a fundraising trek in Vietnam. The 10-day Pu Luong trek includes six…

3,000 students set to benefit from financial education thanks to a grant

More than 3,000 students in the Isle of Man are set to benefit from continued financial education in the classroom thanks to a grant from the Scheinberg family. In 2011…

Appleby Academy Student Blog

Appleby Academy student blog Written by 2018 student, Caitlin Collister The Appleby Academy has been running in the Isle of Man since 2012 in conjunction with local charity Junior Achievement….

Sue Cook (Junior Achievement), Katie Nicholson (Bridge Angel Network), John Garland (SPARK Impact) – Callum Dentith, Mikey Makin and Andrew Gomersall from Flux.

Perfect pitch: JA Company Programme student team win ISLEXPO 2018 Pitch It! first prize

Flux, the student team from Queen Elizabeth II High School who took third place in Junior Achievement’s Company of the Year competition in March, have won first prize in the…

A five-day sponsored trek along the Great of Wall China has raised more than £14,000 for Manx charity Junior Achievement.

Great Wall of China trek raises more than £14,000 for Junior Achievement

A five-day sponsored trek along the Great of Wall China has raised more than £14,000 for Manx charity Junior Achievement. 23 people from the Isle of Man took part in…

A team from Ramsey Grammar School have won the Boston Group Award for Student Company of the Year 2018 as part of the Junior Achievement Company Programme.

RGS team wins Junior Achievement Student Company of the Year 2018

A team from Ramsey Grammar School have won the Boston Group Award for Student Company of the Year 2018 as part of the Junior Achievement Company Programme. Jumpstart – Phin…

Oliver Venables has become the 1000th student to have attended a mock interview workshop at Ballakermeen High School organised by Manx charity Junior Achievement.

1000th student completes Junior Achievement Mock Interview Workshop

Oliver Venables has become the 1000th student to have attended a mock interview workshop at Ballakermeen High School organised by Manx charity Junior Achievement. Now in their sixth year the workshops…

Students' taking part in the Learn to Earn programme

Students’ understanding of the workplace strengthened thanks to Zurich grant and Junior Achievement

The Island’s Year 9 students are set to gain a deeper understanding of the workplace and employers’ expectations after the Z Zurich Foundation (the insurers’ charitable arm) provided a three-year…

Group photograph of The Next Big Thing 2018 finalists

15-year-old conjures up winning performance to become The Next Big Thing 2018

Table magic using a banana, a bandana and a pack of cards has seen 15-year-old Giles Beaumont become the Next Big Thing 2018. The Young Magician of Mann honorary member…