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New JA volunteer inspired to support Manx charity’s work in schools

Junior Achievement worldwide is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2019. To mark this landmark in the educational charity’s history Junior Achievement Isle of Man has set a target to recruit…

Manx students set to benefit from financial literacy programme

More than 3000 students in the Isle of Man are set to benefit from a financial literacy programme after Manx educational charity Junior Achievement entered a new three-year partnership with…

Asteria have won the Next Big Thing 2019 People’s Choice Award

The Ellan Vannin Gymnastics Club group’s performance, which fused contemporary dance with breath-taking acrobatic displays, won them the most votes from the Gaiety Theatre audience out of the 13 acts…

Ballakermeen High School team Gravity wins Student Company of the Year 2019

A team from Ballakermeen High school has won the Junior Achievement Student Company of the Year 2019 award, sponsored by HSBC in the Isle of Man. Over the last seven…

Next Big Thing judges ‘ama-ZED’ by 11-year-olds’ originality

ZED – three 11-year-old boys, Zac Colligon, Ethan Whyley and David Livesey – have been voted the Next Big Thing 2019. The boys impressed the judges and delighted a packed…

TAXING TRAINING SESSIONS AHEAD FOR JA FUNDRAISING SUPPORTER

KPMG director Simon Nicholas is exchanging his business brogues for walking boots and starting training sessions ahead of taking part in a 10-day trek in Vietnam in October to raise…

Appleby Academy 2018/19 winner announced

Drew Fleming of Castle Rushen High School wins summer placement at Appleby Drew Fleming has been announced as the winner of the Appleby Academy 2018/19, earning a 10-week paid summer…

HSBC supports Isle of Man Junior Achievement Company Programme for three years

Students from every high school in the Isle of Man will be able to learn how to take a business idea from concept to reality and develop their entrepreneurial skills…

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…