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November 01, 2017 | Prince Edward Island

JA Prince Edward Island would like to extend a huge thank you to all of the companies, organizations and individuals who were generous enough to contribute their valuable time, expertise and enthusiasm to the Island students that participated in JA programs in 2016/2017.  Without their help we would not have been able to deliver 240 programs to over 5,493 students across PEI.  Thanks to the dedication of our many energetic volunteers, JA Prince Edward Island has been able to successfully deliver our curriculum based programs, focused on financial literacy, work readiness and...

October 17, 2017 | Prince Edward Island

JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF PEI IS CURRENTLY SEEKING NOMINATIONS FOR INDUCTEES INTO THE JA BUSINESS HALL OF FAME FOR 2018. The Business Hall of Fame will honor the accomplishments of PEI’s finest business leaders at the 21st Annual Awards Gala ceremony to be held on May 23rd, 2018 at the Delta Hotel’s by Marriot Prince Edward. This is a call to action for Prince Edward Islanders to encourage entrepreneurship throughout the Province and among our young people, by nominating outstanding ISLANDERS, for this prestigious honour. Inductees may be living or deceased, active or retired. ...

April 25, 2017 | Prince Edward Island

JA Prince Edward Island has announced that Beverly Thomson, of CTV’s News Channel, will act as narrator for the 2017 Business Hall of Fame Gala. CBC Radio One’s Island Morning host, Matt Rainnie, will act as host for the evening’s festivities as three outstanding business leaders are recognized.    Harris Garfield Johnston, John Norman MacLeod and Gretha Rose will be inducted into the Hall of Fame at the gala dinner May 25  at the P.E.I. Convention Centre in Charlottetown. Thomson was co-host of CTV’s“Canada AM from 2003 until the program signed...

January 27, 2017 | Prince Edward Island

Junior Achievement of Prince Edward Island is pleased to announce the 2017 Inductees into the PEI Business Hall of Fame. Harris Garfield Johnston Entrepreneur & Leader In The Atlantic Canada Food Industry   John Norman MacLeod  Excellence In Business & Community Service   Gretha Rose Business Entrepreneur & Trailblazer   The Business Hall of Fame was established by Junior Achievement of Prince Edward Island, to provide a forum to pay tribute to Island business people who have made an outstanding and enduring contribution to business development in...

April 04, 2016 | Prince Edward Island

Junior Achievement, Prince Edward Island is pleased to announce that Canada AM’s Jeff Hutcheson will act as narrator for the 2016 Business Hall of Fame Gala. CBC Radio One’s Maritime Noon host, Norma Lee MacLeod will act as host for the evening’s festivities as three outstanding business leaders are recognized. “Junior Achievement, Prince Edward Island is delighted that Jeff has accepted our invitation to narrate this year’s induction ceremony,” says Betty Ferguson, President and CEO. “It will be an inspiring evening, where PEI’s community and...

February 23, 2016 | Prince Edward Island

Join us this Friday in supporting JA Day at all McDonald's restaurants across PEI! McDonald's will be donating $1 for every coffee, Egg McMuffin, Kids Meal, Big Mac and Snack Wrap sold on that day. Last year, thanks to the generous support of McDonald's, we raised over $5,000 to go towards funding JA programs across PEI. Many thanks to our media partners Hot 105.5 and Ocean 100.

February 03, 2016 | Prince Edward Island

Junior Achievement of Prince Edward Island is thrilled to announce that the 2016 Business Hall of Fame will be held on May 25th, 2016 at the Delta Prince Edward. The Business Hall of Fame recognizes the contribution made to business by successful leaders and entrepreneurs in Prince Edward Island. Junior Achievement is honoured to share the 2016 Laureates: Elwood Lawton- Island Business Entrepreneur & Community Benefactor, Blair MacLauchlan-Excellence in Business & Community Service and the late Keith MacLean (1945-2009)-Business Leader & Community Benefactor. For more information...

January 26, 2016 | Prince Edward Island

Today we are welcoming Josh Coles to the JAPEI team! Josh will be taking on the Program and Community Engagement Coordinator role. He graduated for UPEI in with a Bachelor of Arts. Josh became involved in the PEI Business Community in 2014 when he started his own tour business called PEI Pedicab. You can contact Josh with any questions about JA's elementary and junior high school program by email at jcoles@japei.org or by phone at 902.892.6066.

September 15, 2014 | Prince Edward Island

Please join us on September 24th, Junior Achievement PEI will be hosting their Annual Lobster Luncheon at the Summerside Golf & Country Club. The event will feature guest speaker Craig Mackie, Executive Director with the PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada.  Event sponsored by: Earl Davison, PEI Mutual, Cavendish Farms, W.P Griffin and MRSB Chartered Accountants. Supporting Sponsor: Consolidated Credit Union.   Tickets are $35 plus tax and can be purchased by calling the Summerside Chamber at 902- 436-9651.   All proceeds going to Junior Achievement...

March 20, 2014 | Prince Edward Island

Junior Achievement, Prince Edward Island is announcing two-time Olympic gold medalist, Heather Moyse as narrator for the 2014 Business Hall of Fame Gala. CBC News Compass host, Bruce Rainnie will act as host the evening’s festivities as three outstanding business leaders are recognized.  “Junior Achievement, Prince Edward Island is delighted that Heather has accepted our invitation to narrate the year’s induction ceremony,” says Bette Ferguson, President and CEO. “It will be an inspiring evening, where PEI’s community and business leaders come...

March 12, 2014 | Prince Edward Island

  Junior Achievement of Prince Edward Island proudly announces the 17th Annual Awards Gala on Thursday May 22, 2014 at the Delta Prince Edward. The Business Hall of Fame recognizes the contribution made to business by successful leaders and entrepreneurs in Prince Edward Island and Junior Achievement is honoured to share the 2014 Laureates.  Congratulations to Donald S. Allan- Innovative Entrepreneur in the Agriculture Industry, Albert M. Ferris – Entrepreneur, Educator and Mentor and Arnold Wightman – Visionary and Island Business...

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