Member News

Join the Conversation on the Overdose Crisis: Burnaby Community Dialogues


Come join the conversation. How do we talk to our kids about drugs? How do we support our family and friends during the overdose crisis? Join the Burnaby Task Force on Homelessness and community partners in a community dialogue on the overdose crisis.

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Find out how Dixon Transition Society makes a difference in the community


  Dixon Transition Society helps reduce the impact of domestic violence in the community by providing services which form a continuum of care to support women and children to live a life free from violence. Dixon staff are available to speak to teams and at events about how to support your co-workers who may be […]

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Looking for a talented professional to hire in the areas of Administration, Finance, or General Business? MOSAIC can help!


Immigrant Women’s Employment Readiness Connections Program (IWERC) matches employers with internationally-trained, professional women for a 6-month mentored internship and offers a 50% wage subsidy to participating employers! Employer Benefits: • Gain highly skilled employees • Diversify the workplace to reflect changing global trends • 50% wage subsidy • Free intercultural competency training • Opportunity to […]

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Free Small Business Advice Sessions From Vancity


  Starting this September, BBOT member Vancity South Burnaby Community Branch will be holding advice sessions for small businesses.  Visit the branch for a free walk-in session during the following days from 2pm to 4pm: NAME DAY OF THE MONTH SPECIFIC DATES TAX TUESDAYS 2nd Tuesday of each month Sept 11th, Oct 9th, Nov 13th, Dec […]

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Career and Job Search Workshop for Immigrant Professionals


BBOT member A.I.P. Services Incorporated will be holding its New Immigrants: Get Paid What You’re Worth workshop on August 18th.  This session is free to attend and will give attendees an overview of the tips and strategies they need to market their skills and experience to Canadian employers. Attendees should bring their job search questions and resume to the […]

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Canada SCORES Holds Foot Golf Tournament August 11


BBOT member Canada SCORES will be holding its 2nd annual Foot Golf tournament on this Saturday, August 11th at 10am at Eaglequest Coquitlam. This tournament is a lot of fun and the entry fees include a burger lunch as well. Entry for individuals is $60/person or $250 for a team of 5. Canada SCORES is […]

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Hemlock Printers Celebrating 50th Anniversary


BBOT member Hemlock Printers is celebrating its 50th anniversary, recognizing a half-century of growth to become one of North America’s most recognized printing organizations. Founded in 1968 by Dick Kouwenhoven (past Chair and Governor of the BBOT) and joined soon after by his brother John, the two built the business on a foundation of integrity, […]

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Burnaby Family Life Launches Fundraiser with Spud.ca


BBOT member Burnaby Family Life has launched a fundraiser with SPUD, the organic grocery delivery service, where SPUD will donate 25% back to Burnaby Family Life for every fundraising produce box purchased from SPUD.ca/fundraising.   Just select the fundraising box you want, enter the promo code FUNDRAISING and select Burnaby Family Life from the drop-down list!

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Park’n Fly YVR Celebrates 30th Anniversary


BBOT member and partner Park’n Fly is celebrating the 30th anniversary of their Vancouver/YVR location this month. The BBOT would like to congratulate the Park’n Fly team for three decades of business success!  BBOT President & CEO Paul Holden was happy to join Park’n Fly on August 1st at their 30th anniversary celebration. To celebrate […]

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Burnaby Rotary August Speaker Events


    Join the Rotary Club of Burnaby for one of their upcoming speaker events featuring talks on a variety of engaging topics: Westshore Terminals – The Premier Mover of Coal Speaker:  Joost Van Woerden, Maintenance Manager, Westshore Terminals Date: August 17 Time: 12:00pm – 1:15pm Venue: Fortius Sport and Health More info and registration: https://rotaryburnaby.org/event/bc-s-economic-impact—delta-coal-port/  Reflections on […]

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