Member News

Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup


Event Date: Thursday, May 14th, 2015 Meeting Location: Intersection of Still Creek Drive and Still Creek Avenue (in front of the McDonalds) Meeting Time: 2:00pm (until 4:00pm) Still Creek Press wants to keep the community we work in as clean as possible, so we ask you to join us to do our part to make that happen. […]

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Burnaby Family Life Silent Auction Fundraiser


Silent Auction Fundraiser Funds will be raised to support our Kids Challenge event, and provide programs and services for vulnerable families in Burnaby.

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BC Producers Meet and Greet with Whole Foods Market


Upcoming Whole Foods Vendor Fair! The event is a great place for anyone interested in selling their products at WFM. You can bring your products in, meet our buying team, and, of course, connect directly with our Forager, Denise. Click here to Register. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bc-producers-meet-and-greet-with-whole-foods-market-tickets-16305022762  

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Spring Suit Up!


Clothing and donation to help work-ready men and women secure employment. Running from April 1st to April 9th, you can drop off your suits, ties, etc., at Investors Group, 900-5945 Kathleen Avenue, Burnaby.

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Open Mic for Take a Hike!


PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS TODAY! (Single Ticket – $75         Table of 10 – $750)  What is Take a Hike? Take a Hike is a unique and proven full-time education program that engages at-risk youth through a powerful combination of adventure-based learning, academics, therapy, and community volunteer work. The program is supported by the Take a Hike […]

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Sponsorship Opportunities for Burnaby Empty Bowls Gala


Since the beginning of the Empty Bowls Fundraiser, the program has funded initiatives throughout the city for families and youth that help raise awareness and provide healthy options for local food security. Please see the below letter with sponsorship details.

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Have A Business Idea? Networking Event at the Microsoft Store at Metrotown


Got a business idea for a start-up? Or want to be a mentor for new businesses?  Then come out to this two hour networking event hosted by Microsoft and Futurpreneur Canada. Aspiring start-ups can meet and connect with people with similar business goals, while established businesses are invited to share their success stories . Come […]

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TQ Construction Wins Best Renovation in Canada!


Award-winning Burnaby based renovation company, TQ Construction, is named WINNER in this year’s 2014 SAM Awards, held today in Halifax Nova Scotia as part of the Canadian Home Builders Association (CHBA) 72nd National Conference, celebrating excellence in home renovations as well as new homes and community development across Canada. TQ Construction is named Winner for […]

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The Overwaitea Story


Sheliza Mitha, local writer and editor, has recently completed writing a corporate history book to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of Overwaitea Foods. Divided into 10 chapters, The Overwaitea Story recounts the century-old story of this iconic, home-grown BC company through little-known facts, anecdotes, personal stories and profiles on each of the company’s presidents, dating back […]

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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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