JA POWER BREAKFAST A RESOUNDING SUCCESS
T he sixth annual Power Breakfast fundraiser hosted by Junior Achievement Director and Alumnus, Mrs Kaluwa Maitre-Avril was held at the Finance Administrative Centre, Pointe Seraphine on Thursday 26 April, 2017. The event, sponsored by Axcel Finance Ltd, attracted approximately twenty five executives from the corporate sector, JA Directors, Chamber of Commerce members, alumni, JA volunteers, participating students and the media.
In her welcome address Mrs. Maitre-Avril spoke of the benefits of the programme, not only to students but also to employers, saying, “The Junior Achievement programme provides entrepreneurship and workforce readiness skills to students thereby increasing their employability; investing in Junior Achievement is investing in your future employees.”
During the 90 minute event, JA personnel shared their experiences and informed of the impact of the programme on their life and their career choice. On display were Junior Achievement Company products developed over the years. Attendees also had the opportunity to play the Junior Achievement Smart Math game developed by the Bocage Secondary School.
The event was attended by corporate sector executives, JA Directors, Chamber of Commerce members, JA volunteers and students.