Member News

Makers Making Change with assist from BBOT’s Local Business Support Program


In response to the challenges of COVID-19, the Burnaby Board of Trade launched the Local Business Support Grant to help members with their efforts to rebuild from the COVID-19 pandemic and better position themselves for the future marketplace. BBOT member Neil Squire Society received a Local Business Support Grant that helped them fund a student intern to work full […]

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Season of Giving Food Drive: Tippet-Richardson December Fundraiser


BBOT member Tippet-Richardson is holding a Fundraiser throughout December 2021, to raise funds for Move for Hunger. Last year, over 60 million people received help to be able to put food on the table over the holidays. The Covid-19 pandemic has caused an unprecedented need for food support, throughout Canada and the US. Your support will directly […]

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Construction Begins on New Complex at Electronic Arts’ Burnaby Campus


(Artistic rendering of the EA Burnaby campus expansion) BBOT member Electronic Arts Canada is expanding its operations in Burnaby with a massive office building to accommodate more employees. Ground was officially broken on Monday, Nov. 29 at the site, which is directly across the street from the existing EA campus. It’s expected the new structure will be able to […]

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Earls Bridge Park’s Winter Wonderland – Holiday Event Space


Gather together at Earls Bridge Park‘s very own Winter Wonderland – Open December 2nd to January 1st! A private event space for your corporate dinner parties this holiday season. Set dinner menu options, wine pairings available & private service staff. For reservations and inquiries, contact ebridgeparkreservations@earls.ca

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Online Holiday Auction by Rotary Club of Burnaby Metrotown


The Rotary Club of Burnaby Metrotown presents ONLINE HOLIDAY AUCTION. Get a head start on your holiday shopping with fabulous items for everyone on your list. All proceed will go towards THE ROTARY COATS FOR KIDS project. The Rotary Coats for Kids program delivers more than 2000 coats annually to elementary and high schools across Burnaby, […]

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BBOT Member Neil Squire Society Attempts Guinness World Record, Asks For Your Help


Ever thought you would get a chance to be part of a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ attempt? Here’s your big chance! BBOT member Neil Squire Society is asking for you to take 30 minutes to sign in to a free lesson on assistive technology on Dec 3rd. You will be part of history in setting a […]

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Chambers Plan: Providing Support for Members Affected by the BC Floods


As events unfold, the devastating floods in BC continue to impact thousands of people. Damages in the area can directly affect plan members’ physical and mental well-being and immediate support is critical. The Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance Plan is here to help. Prescription Drugs If a medication has been damaged or misplaced as a result of […]

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G&F Financial Group Contribution to BC Flood Relief


Credit Union Giving $250,000 Towards Immediate Needs of Community BBOT member G&F Financial Group and its credit union peers are directing significant funds towards communities in the South Coastal and Interior regions of British Columbia after severe weather devastated the region, causing flooding, landslides, mudslides, power outages and other incidents. We call on all credit unions […]

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Santa Paws is Coming to Town! Join the Annual Pet Drive this Holiday Season


BBOT member Global Pet Foods and Pawsitive Collection have partnered up to host the 2nd Annual Christmas Pet Drive and are inviting you to join them to help rescues this holiday season. WHEN: November 22 to December 6, 2021 GOAL: Collect donations for local animal shelters/rescues such as Vokra, Hug-A-Bull, Endless Pawsibilities. The main items […]

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TransLink launches first-ever sweepstakes for transit users


B.C. – TransLink is launching its first-ever sweepstakes and all transit customers will be eligible to win.The TransLink “Tap In to Win” Sweepstakes is being launched to thank customers, help boost economic recovery in the region and rebuild transit ridership. For every transit trip a customer takes tapping in with their registered Compass Card, they […]

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