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In This Week's Issue
August 11, 2022

Last Hours to Coast Your Vote for Services! 

Next up…Ballot Three! Voting for local ‘Service’ businesses is open NOW through August 11! 🏆

Make sure to support our local business community and #CoastyourVote in the 2nd Annual Sunshine Coast People's Choice Awards…Head over to to learn more and vote now! 🗳

This year, voting for all the coastal businesses that have been nominated (Learn more about this year’s nomination process here) for an award will be taking place over four separate 2-week periods as outlined below:

Completed: Ballot One: Retail Category Voting open July 1 at 10:00am to July 14 at 11:59pm

Completed: Ballot Two: Health, Wellness & Lifestyle Category Voting open July 15 at 10:00am to July 28 at 11:59pm

Ballot Three: Services Category Voting open July 29 at 10:00am to August 11 at 11:59pm

Ballot Four: Food & Drink Category Voting open August 12 at 10:00am to August 25 at 11:59pm

Vote Here
Welcome New Members! 

Sandy's Bake Shoppe
Founded in 2018 by co-owners Sandy Bryhn and Adam Townsend. We would love to introduce ourselves to you and the community. Together, we have 16 years experience in the culinary field here on the Sunshine Coast and many more years prior to moving here. Our goal is to provide all of our customers with a top quality product in a friendly atmosphere.

We offer a wide range of traditional scratch-baked goods, from cakes and pastries, tarts and bars, to savoury items such as soups, wraps, sandwiches and other lunch specials. Our hearty sandwiches are made fresh daily on our traditionally produced breads.

Don’t see what you’re looking for in store? Please don’t hesitate to talk to Sandy or Adam about fulfilling your special orders and catering needs, including wedding cakes. Nothing is impossible when we work together with you for your special occasion. 

Fallsway Marketing & Media
An agency that works with small business throughout BC. Masen Fernandes has family on the Sunshine Coast and visits frequently. As a web based e-commerce business, he sees an opportunity to assist small business in their development of digital presentation. 

Our objective is to help customers build their business / brand and grow through different forms of Marketing and Media that uses digital platforms and strategies. 

Candidate Info for this Year's Local Election
Candidate nominations

Gibsons, Sechelt, and the SCRD now have nomination packages available to candidates wishing to run in this year's local election. 

Town of Gibsons Candidate Information

SCRD Candidate Information

District of Sechelt Candidate Information

The next local election will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2022, with advance voting opportunities on October 5th and 12th.

Chambers Plan for Employee Benefits

The Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance Plan has been protecting Canadian firms for over 40 years. More than 30,000 small to midsize businesses choose the Chambers Plan to protect their employees with comprehensive group benefits, including Health and Dental insurance, making it Canada’s #1 employee benefits plan for small business.

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