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Friday, June 27, 2014 9:45 AM
A local food bank is gaining an events coordinator and a local resident is gaining valuable work experience through Job Creation Partnership funding from the provincial government.
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.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 3:15 PM
Hammers will be ringing out this summer at the Vanderhoof Community Museum as four people get work experience, while a local tourist attraction receives a renovation and becomes more accessible, thanks to Job Creation Partnership funding.
Monday, June 16, 2014 10:45 AM
Premier Christy Clark has unveiled Accessibility 2024, a 10-year plan that responds to the voices of thousands of British Columbians who took part in a three-month long public consultation on making B.C. the most progressive place in Canada for people with disabilities.
Friday, June 13, 2014 10:45 AM
As the North gets ready for the jobs boom, the B.C. government is investing in training people in a new way to help meet anticipated demand in the hospitality industry.
Friday, April 25, 2014 9:00 AM
As the Employment Program of BC (EPBC) celebrates its second anniversary of putting British Columbians to work, two projects are currently helping 16 people get on-the-job experience, while building diverse community infrastructure in the Kootenays.
Monday, April 21, 2014 8:30 AM
The majority of the funding will help community dental clinics deliver dental care to vulnerable populations, including children, seniors, First Nations, people with disabilities, people experiencing homelessness and people receiving income and disability assistance.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 1:45 PM
The B.C. government is supporting social innovation by investing $194,450 to research the social venture sector and its human resource challenges through a labour market partnership agreement with the ISIS Research Centre at the Sauder School of Business.
Friday, April 11, 2014 9:30 AM
As B.C. athletes tally up the medals during the BC Summer Games, more than a dozen people will be racking up some valuable job experience at the Games, thanks to a new partnership with the Nanaimo 2014 BC Summer Games Society.
Thursday, April 10, 2014 2:15 PM
Volunteers building new homes for hard working, lower-income families or a café reinvesting its profits in neighbourhood programs and services.