August 25, 2016 14:22 ET
Special Guests: Blue Jay Kevin Pillar, The Hon. Mitzie Hunter
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 25, 2016) - The Jr. Economic Club of Canada (Jr. EC) will celebrate its fourth annual "Bay Street Boot Camp," a five-day financial literacy course that brings high school students into the heart of the financial district in Toronto. Camp attendees hail from across the GTA, Wikwemikong First Nation, and Iqaluit. Special guests The Hon. Mitzie Hunter and Blue Jay Kevin Pillar will kick off the competition with special addresses.
About the Jr. EC: President and CEO of the Economic Club of Canada, Rhiannon Traill, created the Jr. EC in 2011 with the goal of encouraging young Canadians to become financially literate. Over the last five years, the Jr. EC has guided more than 7,000 high school students through interactive financial literacy programming and has given out over $75,000 in academic scholarships. For more information visit www.jreconomicclub.ca.
Jr. EC Bay St. Boot Camp Sponsors: TD Bank Group, Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC), Fundata, First Air, Porter Airlines, CPA Ontario, Sun Life Financial, Visa Canada, The Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC), Kealey & Associates.
To confirm attendance or for more information, contact:Kara Merpaw416.firstname.lastname@example.org
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