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Students taking part in the Junior Achievement Learn to Earn Programme

More than 900 students set to benefit from Junior Achievement Learn to Earn Programme

Young people in the Isle of Man are set to be better equipped for the workplace after Manx charity, Junior Achievement, re-launched its ‘Learn to Earn’ programme thanks to a…

Pictured are members of Intensity Blue from Move It being presented with the award by members of Paul Cooper’s family: his wife, Georgina and daughter, Georgia Cooper.

People’s Choice Award for Intensity Blue

Manx Charity Junior Achievement has introduced a new award as part of its annual talent competition ‘The Next Big Thing’, held at the Gaiety Theatre. The People’s Choice Award has…

Charlie Milner, Isaac Sanderson, Heather Black, Rachael Tumelty, Emma Hodson, Cliodhna Caley, Rhian O’Leary, Katie Watterson together with their Mentor Jason Spooner from Manx Telecom and Ruth Robinson, Director of the Boston Charitable Foundation

QE11 Students have a Monster Success

A team from Queen Elizabeth II High School has won the Boston Group Award for Junior Achievement Student Company of the Year after creating a children’s picture book. The team…

Stephanie Stock, Sue Cook & Joy Spence of JA Isle of Man

New world of skills dawns for primary schools thanks to Manx charity Junior Achievement

The Island’s school children are set to benefit from a new scheme that will help them develop enterprise skills and ease the transition from primary to secondary education. Junior Achievement…

Stephanie Stock

New Programme Manager joins Manx Charity Junior Achievement

Stephanie Stock has joined Junior Achievement Isle of Man as Programme Manager. Working alongside her fellow Programme Manager Joy Spence, Stephanie will be coordinating volunteers and helping deliver a range…

Sue Cook, Matthew Davies and Sean Dowling

Appleby Academy title goes to Matthew

The 2014 Appleby Academy title has been awarded to Matthew Davies following an inspiring final. Matthew, an 18-year-old pupil at Queen Elizabeth II High School in Peel, was selected as…

Two new members appointed to JA Board

Helen Pitchford and Chris Allen have been appointed to the board of Junior Achievement Isle of Man. Chris Allen, who was educated in England and holds an Honours degree in…

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Junior Achievement rewarded in the Lloyds Bank Community Fund

Junior Achievement rewarded in the Lloyds Bank Community Fund Manx charity Junior Achievement has been awarded £1,000 in the Lloyds Bank Community Fund 2014. Following votes from members of the…

Eddy Ryan Chair of the Manx Steam and Model Engineering Club, Sue Cook and Sally Drinkwater from Junior Achievement

All Aboard!

Manx Steam and Model Engineering Club raised money for Junior Achievement by inviting customers of the model railway at Curraghs Wildlife Park to make a donation instead of purchasing a…