Program Registration and Volunteer Opportunities: Foothills Region

Our Business World
Investment Strategies
Dollars with Sense
World of Choices
Economics for SuccessCompany Program (in-school)

Not Currently Available: Diversity In Action, Company Program:After School


Your commitment could vary from as little as 4 hours to a weekly visit of 3 hours for 20 weeks. It all depends on the program you choose. Get in a classroom with youth from grade 5 – 12 in locations convenient for you.


Our programs meet your curriculum needs and align with Alberta Education’s Framework for Student Learning. We offer engaging, diverse, hands-on programming about the business, financial literacy and work readiness.


Students in this region can sign up for World of Choices (Jan-Feb registration). If you are interested in any of our other programs, speak with your teacher to champion it!

Volunteer Week 2018 -April 15-21

JA students have great role models & heroes. We thank every one of them for their time & contributions. Volunteering builds your skills, benefits your health by connecting you with others and of course makes you feel good about giving back. If you want to be a part of our team and inspire the next generation please contact – Timmi Shorr –


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 Regional Leadership Council

Chair: Mardell Chinook
Collette Kuzuchar
Western Financial Group
June Diment
Mayfair Diagnostics

Local Donors

  • Alberta Labour
  • Bow Valley College
  • Canadian Armed Forces
  • Chinook Financial
  • High River FCSS
  • High River Optimists Club
  • High River Rotary Club
  • Highview Animal Clinic
  • MD of Foothills FCSS
  • Okotoks FCSS
  • Royal Canadian Naval Reserves
  • SeaJay Engineering Services
  • Town of Nanton
  • TransCanada
  • UFA

Community Partners

  • 99.7 Sun Country
  • ATB Financial
  • Bow Valley College
  • Building Ties
  • Cargill
  • CIBC
  • Chinook Financial
  • Claresholm FCSS
  • Claresholm Local Press
  • Community Futures – Highwood
  • Economic Development – Claresholm
  • Town of High River & FCSS
  • High River Times
  • Nanton News
  • Nanton Quality of Life Foundation
  • Okotoks Chamber of Commerce
  • Okotoks FCSS
  • Okotoks and High River Online
  • RBC
  • Servus Credit Union
  • Vulcan Advocate
  • Western Wheel

Partner Schools

  • AB Daley Community School
  • Blackie School
  • Caley School
  • Chief Bearspaw School
  • C. Ian McLaren School
  • County Central High School
  • Edison School
  • Foothills Composite High School
  • Heritage Heights School
  • Highwood High School
  • Holy Spirit Academy
  • Holy Trinity High School
  • JT Foster School
  • Notre Dame Collegiate
  • Oilfields High School
  • Strathcona Tweedsmuir School
  • Westmount School
  • West Meadows School
  • Willow Creek Composite School