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!

November is Financial Literacy Month

During the month of November JA programs will be running in schools in your community with a vision to strengthen the financial literacy of young Canadians and empower them to:

If you want to be a part of this important initiative and become a mentor for youth we are always looking for volunteers to go into the classroom. Please contact your Regional Coordinator for more information – Timmi Shorr –


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 Regional Leadership Council

Chair: Mardell ChinookCollette Kuzuchar
Western Financial Group
June Diment
Bow Valley College
Brenda Schlaht
Livingstone Range School Division

Local Donors

Alberta Labour
Bow Valley College
Candain Armed Forces
Chinook Financial
Claresholm FCSS
Crescent Point Energy
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

Partner Schools

AB Daley Community School
Blackie School
Cayley 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

Community Partners

99.7 Sun Country
ATB Financial
Bow Valley College
Building Ties
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
Servus Credit Union
Vulcan Advocate
Western Wheel