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June 2, 2021

Register for the AGM on June 18th!

agm june 18, 2021

Please join us for the delayed 2020 AGM that will present a review of our activities this past challenging year and what is ahead for the Gibsons & District Chamber of Commerce as we move into the BC Covid Restart schedule.

Guest Speakers: Members of the Sunshine Coast COVID-19 Physician Task Force, Dr. Jennifer Baxter and Dr. Ted Krickan.
Established last March, this task force has been providing frequent communication to our community regarding Covid-19 developments on the Sunshine Coast. 

During our AGM, they will provide us with an overview of the direct impact Covid has had on the Sunshine Coast. Questions are welcome! Please send any questions you would like answered to (or reply to this email).

Date: Friday, June 18, 2021
Time: 11:30am
(Meeting room opens at 11:15am)
Where: Link to the Zoom Room will be sent after you Register

Also, those who attend will be entered into a draw for a great local prize!

This meeting, delayed because of the Covid-19 Pandemic will now bring us back into compliance with Science, Innovation and Economic Development Canada that regulates our Industry Canada Board of Trade status.

Register to Save Your Spot

Resource Guide for Small Business Resiliency

Resource guide for small business resiliency

Today, the BC Chamber of Commerce launched the pan-provincial Resource Guide for Small Business Resiliency - a live resource to support businesses across the province as they navigate the COVID-19 pandemic on their road to recovery as set out in BC’s Restart Plan. 

Resources outlined in the guide tackle all aspects of pandemic recovery including:

  • Health & Safety
  • Government programming
  • Sector-specific initiatives
  • Legal and regulatory requirements
  • How to reopen, maintain, pivot, or expand your business; and
  • Additional small business tools
Download Your Guide Here

Sunshine Coast Dining Guides

sunshine coast dining guides

Sunshine Coast Tourism has put together a series of dining guides for the entire Sunshine Coast. Whether you’re ready to dine-in or would still prefer take-out or outdoor options, our local restaurants are ready to serve you.

Gibsons Dining Guide
Dining Guides for the Sunshine Coast

Letter from MP Regarding Food Waste Grant for Entrepreneurs 

food waste reduction challenge grant

To help spark new ideas and engage diverse perspectives, the Government of Canada launched the $20-million Food Waste Reduction Challenge in November 2020, calling for innovators to deliver game-changing solutions to this long-standing and complex issue.

Challenge Streams C and D are launching together, with innovators competing for monetary and non-financial prizes over the next three years.

The deadline to apply is August 31, 2021.

Learn More Here


Connect With Us

At the Gibsons & District Chamber of Commerce, we welcome all feedback and questions on the content you see in these newsletters or any other topic relating to your business. 

We are here to advocate, facilitate, and communicate on behalf of your business.
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