Business Mentor (JA "Play" It Forward)

Provide mentorship support to a team of secondary students in their journey of learning about trade and developing a creative educational game for the community at the “Play” It Forward [email protected] Game Design Competition.

Business Mentor (JA "Play" It Forward)

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Project Details

What we need
  • We are recruiting 10 volunteers for our JA "Play" It Forward programme. We are looking for working or retired adults as Business Mentors which will 1) Support one student team of 4-5 members through at least 4 two-hour meetings in September – November 2020, 2) Share experience and advice with students through the project of developing a game to enable players to understand the pros and cons of trade, and the world trade situation, 3) Be provided with seminars on trade situations and workshop on game design with the students on 19 & 26 September 2020. Through exclusive seminars, workshops, competition, and mentorship, participating secondary students will understand the development, relations and significance of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and gain experience in developing creative games. For more details, please visit our program page at
What we have

In order to support our Business Mentors for this learning journey with the student teams, we will arrange an orientation and provide program materials in mid-September.

Project Period

18 Sep 2020 - 01 Dec 2020


Virtual and Physical Events in Hong Kong



4 hours in total

  • Business Development
  • Design
  • Mentorship
  • Chinese (Cantonese)
  • English

About the Organization


What we do

Junior Achievement Hong Kong (JA HK) is one of the 100+ members of JA Worldwide, and a leading provider of Other Learning Experiences in Hong Kong. Through hands-on, immersive learning in career readiness, entrepreneurship and financial health, JA programs enable young people to learn the world of work from the first-hand experience of business volunteers. Since our establishment in 2001, we have engaged the support of over 28,000 business volunteers from some 700 companies to serve more than 420,000 students from over 600 schools. Visit for more details and updates about us and our programs.

Business Mentor (JA "Play" ...

4 hours in total, 2 months

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