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14
MAR

BC FundCONNECT e-News

BC FundCONNECT e-News

Your connection to funded programs for better business. Get Youth Working Limited Spots Available Take advantage of the $2,800 hiring incentive and save on the cost of hiring while helping local youth secure full-time employment. Additional training funds of up to $1,000 are available through the program for your new hire. Funding still available in the following […]

13
MAR

Greenways Lands a Cool Million!

Greenways Lands a Cool Million!

Ever gone for lunch and returned with a million bucks?  That’s what happened when Mark Halwa attended the Provincial Budget overview today with special guest, Premier Christy Clark. “All I can say is WOW!” – said a very surprised Mark Halwa at the Columbia Valley Chamber luncheon.  “It has been an unbelievable week, we just […]

14
FEB

Opportunity to Strengthen the Business Community

Opportunity to Strengthen the Business Community

Strengthen your business community. The Chamber’s Nominating Committee is seeking nominations from members to let their name stand for election to the Board of Directors for 2017/18. Positions are for a one-year term with a request to commit for a second term. Applicants should have the ability to fill a time commitment of approximately 11 […]

12
JAN

CVCC Board Adopts new Strategic Plan

CVCC Board Adopts new Strategic Plan

News Release, January 12, 2017 – On December 20th, 2016 the Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors approved and adopted the 2017 CVCC Strategic Plan. Facilitated internally using the Strategic Planning Template provided by The BC Chamber of Commerce the Directors had two 3 hour meetings and communications via email over a 2 […]

11
JAN

Special General Meeting

Special General Meeting

The CVCC Board of Directors invites all members to participate in aspecial meeting on Tuesday, January 17th at 2pm. The purpose of the meeting is to review and approve changes and updates to our Bylaws prior to them being submitted to the federal government.This will be a brief meeting.  2017 Bylaw Review Package

21
NOV

CV Advisory Committee – Their Work is Done

Columbia Valley Advisory Committee: MEETING HIGHLIGHTS The Columbia Valley Advisory Committee, formerly known as the Columbia Valley Directed Funds, is comprised of the 5 RDEK Directors as well as 5 community members: Wendy Booth (Chair), Dee Conklin (Vice Chair), Ute Juras, Clara Reinhardt, Gerry Taft, Gerry Wilkie,  John Rouse, Barb Cote, Tara Morgan and Rick […]

24
OCT

2016 – 18th Annual Columbia Valley Business Excellence Awards

2016 – 18th Annual Columbia Valley Business Excellence Awards

Panorama Mountain Resort hosts a room full of winners! October 20th, 2016:  The 18th Annual Columbia Valley Chamber Business Excellence Awards was hosted for the first time ever at Panorama Mountain Resort and as always it was a sold-out event! Congratulations to the 77 finalists and the 13 winners!  With the help of Inspire Floral […]

19
SEP

Made in BC Policies adopted at Canadian Chamber AGM

Regina, September 19, 2016 – Canada’s business leaders are calling on Ottawa to advance two international trade agreements that are pivotal to growing B.C.’s economy. Delegates passed two made-in-B.C. policies this past weekend at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce AGM (Sept 17-19), both aimed at boosting Canada’s access to major economies.  “We need to act […]

25
JUL

Supporting our New Neighbours

Late last year, the federal government announced that they would be welcoming 25,000 Syrian refugees to Canada. These refugees have come in a mix of government and privately sponsored refugees. Government sponsored refugees have been destined for larger urban centres across Canada. Because these news stories have touched the hearts of many Canadians, the number […]

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