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Wednesday, April 27, 2016 8:45 AM
Eighteen job seekers will gain valuable work experience and contribute to the success of five local festivals, sports and community events, thanks to almost $110,000 in provincial funding from the Community and Employer Partnerships program.
Monday, April 11, 2016 9:15 AM
After just four years in operation, WorkBC Employment Services Centres have helped put more than 77,000 British Columbians back to work.
Thursday, January 28, 2016 2:00 PM
Government is investing more than $3 million in five research projects to find new and innovative ways to help unemployed British Columbians find a meaningful job.
Thursday, December 17, 2015 10:00 AM
Up to 30 local people are getting classroom training and work experience as in-demand office administrative assistant workers, as a result of nearly $250,000 in provincial funding for Vancouver Community College.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 12:00 PM
As one of the country's leading employers for young people, Starbucks Canada, in partnership with the Ministry of Social Development and Social Innovation, is taking a leadership position by committing 10 per cent of its store hires to Opportunity Youth.
Friday, October 30, 2015 10:30 AM
A new guide to the Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) was released by the RDSP Action Group, made up of leaders from the financial and disability communities, to help more British Columbians with disabilities and their families benefit from the financial savings tool.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 9:30 AM
A cutting-edge international car sharing conference is rolling into Vancouver this week, providing work experience for four people, thanks to nearly $51,500 in Community and Employer Partnership government funding.
Thursday, July 16, 2015 9:00 AM
VANCOUVER - Local job seekers, residents, communities, tourists and the local economy will benefit from more than $31,000 in Provincial Job Creation Partnership (JCP) funding to plan local arts, cultural and music festivals.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 9:30 AM
Each year people receiving income and disability assistance who do not file their taxes lose out on hundreds or even thousands of dollars in tax credits.
Saturday, June 27, 2015 8:30 AM
For many kids, a perfect summer is spent outside, exploring forest floors and splashing in the ocean.