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New Element Vancouver Metrotown hotel opens for business!


Burnaby Board of Trade member Element Vancouver Metrotown is now open in Burnaby at the corner of Kingsway and Willingdon. The self-described “eco-friendly spa oasis” features 169 rooms and occupies the first 18 floors of Bosa’s LEED Silver-certified Sovereign condo tower. Click here for a recent Burnaby NewsLeader article on the opening.  Congratulations to the Element […]

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Auction items and donations needed for 11th Annual Diamond Ball Gala!


Burnaby Neighbourhood House is seeking auction items and donations for their upcoming 11th Annual Diamond Ball Gala, in support of a wide range of programs and services to people of all ages living in Burnaby. To donate, or for more information, please call 604.431.0400. You are invited to share in a very special evening at BNH’s […]

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L’Arche Open House – March 6th


L’Arche Greater Vancouver is a non-profit organization dedicated to creating homes and day programs in which people with and without developmental disabilities live, work and discover faith together. We live together as an intentional community. With over 40 years of experience in fostering inclusion, understanding and belonging, L’Arche is committed to the physical, spiritual and […]

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Immigrant Employment Council of BC: MentorConnect Program / Connector Program


MentorConnect Program Established professionals interested in coaching and sharing best practices with skilled immigrants are being recruited for IEC-BC’s mentoring program, MentorConnect. MentorConnect is a well-established program that brings together skilled immigrants and established professionals in an occupation-specific mentoring relationship. Mentors enhance their leadership and workplace coaching skills while gaining insights into business perspectives from […]

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think ASIA, think HONG KONG


think ASIA, think HONG KONG June 8, 2015, 8:45 am – 5:30 pm The Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto www.thinkasiathinkhk.com/2015 As Asia continues to grow in more ways and in more places, Canadian companies may possibly benefit from finding, even redefining, the most appropriate strategic approaches for tapping extant and emerging opportunities in Asia, including the Chinese […]

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Brighton College Debuts My Story, Announces $1000 Grants to Prospective Students


Brighton College, a reputable and accredited career college, has released its new web series showcasing students’ life transformations through Brighton College. Each student story illustrates the student’s situation before deciding to go to college; their struggles, hardships, goals and strengths, and how the student overcame those difficulties. In addition to the My Story debut, Brighton […]

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SFU Alumni Association BOD – Call for Nominations


We are pleased to announce the call for nominations for candidates to serve on the Simon Fraser University Alumni Association Board of Directors. If you’re looking for an excellent opportunity to represent the voice of your fellow alumni while helping to advance the goals of SFU and the Alumni Association, please consider submitting a nomination […]

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February 21st Spells Family Fun with ‘Play to Learn’ Event Kick Off


On February 21st, the Burnaby Early Child Development Table invites all Burnaby families with preschool children to join the merriment as they launch a new annual event full of free family friendly activities designed to encourage and foster play for child as a critical part of child development. Play to Learn! takes place at the Bonsor Recreation […]

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Michael J. Fox Theatre: The Adams Family


This February, Align Entertainment presents THE ADDAMS FAMILY – an original story, and it’s every father’s nightmare. It’s a show that has a lot of heart and at its core is about something that most of us can relate to … being part of a crazy family!

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