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Thursday, August 20, 2015 9:00 AM
With wildfire safety top of mind this summer, participants in two Kootenay work experience projects are sharing wildfire awareness tips and gaining hands-on practice in wildfire prevention and trail building, thanks to more than $135,000 from the provincial Community and Employer Partnership fund.
Monday, July 6, 2015 9:00 AM
The Experience the Fraser trail system will continue to be expanded, thanks to five people gaining work experience in trail building and construction and more than $320,000 in provincial funding.
Friday, October 10, 2014 9:30 AM
Schools, community groups and daycares have been learning about the benefits of environmental stewardship and sustainable food, thanks to a provincial partnership with the Langley Environmental Partners Society that has given work experience to five people.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 9:30 AM
Sekw'el'was (Cayoose Creek Indian Band) is providing work experience for eight people to help beautify the Seton River Lower Spawning Channel and the Sekw'el'was walking trail system.
Friday, July 18, 2014 10:15 AM
The Government of B.C. is partnering with the Thompson-Nicola Regional District to deliver a water conservation strategy and map the water and sewer systems of 12 rural communities, while providing two people with work experience.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 1:00 PM
The Cowichan Green Community Society is looking a little greener thanks to nearly $55,000 in provincial Job Creation Partnership funding that gave three people work experience in organic horticulture.
Thursday, June 26, 2014 1:00 PM
An eco-friendly company is providing work experience for five local people, while setting up a social enterprise that recycles discarded sheep skins, thanks to more than $128,000 in Job Creation Partnership funding.