Both Teams before the Tradeshow Left to Right, Jody Johnston, Richelle Ritchie, April Thompson, Sammi Jo Thomspon, Brendan Henry, Josh Ritchie
Adrian Kahgee and Kim Harbinson SDSS teachers and Phillip Ritchie an accompanying parent have returned from Regina with their students. They were participating in Aboriginal Youth Business Plan Competition
The competition was hosted by First Nations University of Canada,
The Business Development Bank of Canada has
sponsored an Internet-based national Aboriginal Youth Business Plan
Competition with online modules, mentoring and business plan template
for Aboriginal youth in Grades 10-12.
Girl's Tradeshow Booth, April Thompson
Close up of E'nwebigamig's Tradeshow Booth
E-Spirit is about making a "human capital investment" that will provide the participant with valuable skills needed for today's marketplace. Assisting students today, while still in high school, gives them time and the information they require to make informed choices about their education and career paths.
This program is designed to increase
Aboriginal youth participants' awareness of entrepreneurial/business
opportunities, management/business skills, and e-commerce and
Boy's Tradeshow Booth L to R Josh Ritchie and Brendan Henry