JA Nova Scotia is Celebrating 50 Years
A Look Back
In May 2018, JA turns 50! To celebrate, we are looking back andlooking forward.
In looking back, we will be sharing stories and pictures, and showcasing all that JA has accomplished for youth in Nova Scotia with the support of our amazing volunteers, investors and partners.
In recent years, JA Nova Scotia has:
- Become the fastest growing charter in Canada
- Tripled program offerings (growing from 5 to 16 programs)
- Expanded core delivery (from grades 6-12 to ages 3-25)
- Developed and launched collaborative programming for at-risk and marginalized youth
- Launched “in community” program delivery (outside the classroom)
- Launched incubators for student company ventures (nested inside sponsor companies)
- Since May 1969, JA Nova Scotia has helped over 300,000 young people province-wide!