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Thursday, April 2, 2015 8:30 AM
A shortage of administrative workers in the New Westminster, Newton and Cloverdale areas has led to a government-funded partnership with the AWARE Society, worth nearly $368,000.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 12:30 PM
The Government of B.C. is announcing a significant change to the income and disability assistance program that will help single parents secure a meaningful job by allowing them to stay on assistance for up to 12 months while they train for their new job.
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 8:30 AM
The voice, cultural lectures and experiences of Secwepemc elder Mary Thomas will be preserved for future generations, while one person will get valuable work experience in digital archiving, thanks to a funding partnership between the Government of B.C. and the Voice of the Shuswap Broadcast Society (VSBS).
Friday, February 27, 2015 9:00 AM
As tourism continues to heat up and the North continues to ramp up job opportunities, the B.C. government is again partnering with the Canadian Vocational Training Centre to train up to 10 people in the hospitality industry.
Monday, February 16, 2015 1:00 PM
The Mission Arts Council is gearing up for a Steampunk Spectaculorium, thanks to more than $53,000 in funding from the provincial government for a Job Creation Partnership.
Friday, January 30, 2015 10:15 AM
Facing a need for car salespeople in the Maple Ridge-Tri-Cities area, Douglas College is receiving more than $316,000 in provincial Community and Employer Partnership funding to help up to 45 people get work experience in that sector.
Monday, January 12, 2015 9:00 AM
The Quesnel and District Chamber of Commerce is putting on a trade show May 8-10 to benefit local economic development, and thanks to nearly $11,000 in provincial Job Creation Partnership funding, one person will get event planning and office administration work experience.
Monday, December 15, 2014 10:00 AM
Two people are gaining valuable on-the-job event planning work experience, thanks to more than $61,000 in provincial Job Creation Partnership funding.
Thursday, December 11, 2014 10:00 AM
Once the North Pacific Cannery 125th Anniversary Conservation project wraps up next September, 16 more people will have gained valuable work experience at the Port Edward historic site, thanks to $194,700 in government Job Creation Partnership funding.
Friday, October 31, 2014 10:45 AM
A local historical gem received a thorough polishing and upgrade, thanks to a partnership between the government of B.C. and the Salmon Arm Museum and Heritage Association that gave four local people work experience.