Thank You To Our Supporters


Thank you for your Support

As a registered charity, JA Canada is supported by generous donors who provide critical funding needed to develop and deliver our programs, train our volunteers, and inspire Canada’s future leaders. We are extremely grateful for your commitment and ongoing support. Your generosity is helping us to build a stronger future for all Canadians. .






Sheila & Don Bayne

Employees of RBC Canada

Paul and Paula Kennedy

The Estate of Sonja Ingrid Bata

John & Pattie Cleghorn



Clive Beddoe

Dawn de Lima

Gavin Semple

Jack Cockwell

JR Shaw



Annette Verschuren

David Forbes

Gordon Gray

Jennifer Hilborn

John & Pattie Cleghorn

Jonathan Wener

Kerny Korchinski

Pierre Lessard

Rovinescu Family Foundation

Zita Cobb



Aldo Bensadoun

Brian Phillips

Elaine Roberts

George A. Cohon

Gerard McInnis

Gill Ratcliffe Foundation

Julie Haché

Kerney Korchinski

Paul Hill

Lynton R. Wilson

Sheila & Don Bayne

How We Achieve

By helping youth stay in school, encouraging entrepreneurship, and teaching financial literacy skills, JA in Canada creates an annual return to society of $45 for every $1 spent.*

*The Boston Consulting Group (2011 report)


Thank you to our donors for their generous support:


Andrew Melton


Brian Felesky

Cheryl Graden

Cindy David

Claire Johnson

Donald Douglas

Employees of TD

Gary J. Smith

Gary Nissen

Janeen Speer

Jeff Gilchrist

Jim Rea

John Thompson

Jones DesLauriers

Kevin Dane

Kevin Fleury

Marion Kirsh

Nick Thadaney

Northbridge Insurance

Paul Finkbeiner

Scott Hillier

Scott Munn

Sean Munro

Stéphane Leblanc

Tim Christmann


Canada Guaranty Mortgage Insurance Company

Canada Life

Canada's Finest Coffee

Canadian Natural Resources Limited

Canadian Western Bank


CF Masonville Place



CIBC Wood Gundy

CIBC Wood Gundy - The Larry Myny Investment Group

Cindy David Financial Group Ltd.

Collins Barrow Windsor LLP

Copp's Buildall

Coril Holdings Ltd


Actuarial Foundation of Canada

Actuarial Foundation of Canada

Aylmer and Area Community Foundation

Aylmer Area Community Foundation

Barbara and John Cronyn Fund, a fund within London Community Foundation

Brandon Area Community Foundation

Chatham-Kent Community Foundation

CIBC Children's Fund

Commonwell Mutual Insurance Group

Community Foundation Grey Bruce

Donald and Elizabeth Ness Fund, a fund within London Community Foundation

Doug & Yvonne Eckel Fund, Oxford Community Foundation

Elgin St. Thomas Community Foundation

Fund for Underprivileged Children through Hamilton Community Foundation

Grand Bend Community Fund

Green Lane Community Fund

Huronia Community Foundation

Jackman Foundation

JP Bickell Foundation

Leflar Foundation

London Chamber of Commerce Corporate Challenge Legacy Fund, a fund within London Community Foundation

London Community Foundation

McCain Foundation

McCall MacBain Foundation

Ontario Trillium Foundation

Ontario Trillium Foundation

Orillia Community Foundation

Oxford Community Foundation

Peter & Joanne Brown Foundation


RBC Foundation

Rideau Hall Foundation

Ross Imrie Scholarship Fund for Junior Achievement, a fund within London Community Foundation

Stratford Perth Community Foundation

Sunlight Foundation

Ted Rogers Scholarship Fund

Terrence Haight Foundation

The Sixty Three Foundation

Vancouver Foundation

Walter J. Blackburn Foundation

Westminster College Foundation

Windsor-Essex Community Foundation

In-Kind Supporters

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Bud Gowan Formal Wear

Business London Magazine

Civa Communications

Community Employment Services Centre - Woodstock


Fanshawe College

Fanshawe College - Lawrence Kinlin School of Business

Gordons Gold Jewellers

Gyulveszi Centre

London Inc.

Next Dimension


OTC Group

Ray Cullen Chevrolet Oldsmobile LTD

Rogers TV

Signature Graphics

Talbot Marketing

Voyageur Transportation Services/ Checker Limousine



Xerox Canada

Other Supporters

Alvinston Optimist Club

Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Aylmer & Area Chamber of Commerce

Blenheim Rotary Club

Brent Quarries

Bullock YIG

Canadian Armed Forces

Canadian Club of London

Cape Breton University


Chippewa of the Thames First Nation

City of Ottawa

City of Stratford

Collins Barrow Collingwood

Community Futures Development Corporation of Chatham-Kent

Corporation of the City of Stratford

Fanshawe College - Lawrence Kinlin School of Business

Government of Canada - Canada Summer Jobs Program

Government of Ontario

Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce

Holland College

Home Building Centre Huntsville

Home Building Centre Orillia

Hot 105.5

Innovation PEI

Jason Armstrong's Drive Muskoka Group of Dealerships

Kimberley Clark

Kin Canada

Kiwanis Club of Chatham-Kent

Kiwanis Club of Leamington

Lions International

London District Catholic School Board

McLaren Press Graphics

Newmarket Tay Power Dist. Ltd.

Ocean 100

Optimist Club of Byron

Optimist Club of Essex

Optimist Club of Komoka-Kilworth

Optimist Club of London - Oakridge Acres

Optimist Club of Moore

PEI Department of Education and Lifelong Learning

Rocky Island Tires

Rotary Club of Port Hope

Rotary Club of Stratford

Rotary Club of Windsor - St. Clair

Rotary of Bracebridge

Rotary of Collingwood South Georgian Bay

Rotary of Gravenhurst

Rotary of Hunstville

Rotary of Midland

Rotary of Wasaga Beach

Sarnia Lakeshore Optimist Club

Seaway Kiwanis

Skills PEI

Smith School of Business, Queen’s University

St. Anne's Community Festival

St. Clair Catholic District School Board

Stephenson Lions

Telfer School of Management - University of Ottawa


The Guardian

Tillsonburg District Chamber of Commerce

Town of Gravenhurst

Town of Huntsville

Township of Norwich

Waste Connections of Canada


Andrew Burns

Angela Abdallah

Angela Hountalas

Anne Lachance

Annette Verschuren

Brad Bishop

Brad Geddes

Col. James Thompson

Cyndi Vienneau-Cormier

David Dalziel

David Denison & Maureen Flanagan

Dawn de Lima

Deanna White

Derek Askew

Dr. Jean-Louis Pare

Evelyn Paris & Andrew Finn

Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited

Firas Halabi

Gary J. Smith

Gerard McInnis

Gerjon Kalaci

Heffernan, G

Henry Purdy

Jacqueline Peterson

Janeen Speer

Jean Comfort

Jones DesLauriers Navacord

JR Shaw

Judy Wu

Kevin Dane

Kim Ulmer

Logan Burnett

Luda Pradyszczuk-Pitt

Mariano Elia Foundation

Marilyn Buttery

Marion Kirsh

Mark Brown

Mark Russell

Matt Hernandez

Melissa Derbyshire

Nicholas Thadaney

Patricia Hoffer

Peter McMahon

Rob & Bev Robinson

Robert Skinner

Ronald Dawson

Russell Crawford

Scott Hillier

Scott Munn

Sheldon Aaron

Shirley Malloy

Silvana Cservik

Stéphane Leblanc

The Crawford Family

The Lamoureux Family

Tim Christmann

Tracy LeClair

Wayne Tjoelker

Wendy Brookhouse

William Mitches

Our mission is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy.