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Register today for “Beyond Covid – Reimagining our City Centres” event hosted by SFU


Many of us are anxious for this pandemic to be over. While we don’t know what these next few months will bring or exactly when our cities will open, there is a growing opportunity now to identify how they will open when they do. Come join other residents and share your thoughts and ideas about […]

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Pacific Post Partum Support Society Annual General Meeting June 24, 2021


Do you want to support postpartum/perinatal care for mothers and their families? Consider joining and/or donating to the Pacific Post Partum Support Society (PPPSS). Starting in 1971 as a grass route initiative, PPPSS has been supporting mothers and their families experiencing postpartum/perinatal distress, depression and anxiety for almost 50 years. Over the years, their programs have […]

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Register Today For Coworking BC Society’s “Microbusiness Mindset” Web Series


Coworking BC Society is launching a free webinar series on entrepreneurial resilience with renowned coach and speaker Joel Hilchey. Join their first session on Wednesday June 9th to discover your hidden motivators & to know if your current path is right for you! Click here to register.

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Return-It Launches Its First Wine Cork Collection Pilot in Kelowna


Starting today, thanks to a new partnership, used natural wine corks collected at the Return-It Boucherie Self Storage and Bottle Depot in Kelowna will be recycled into eco-friendly footwear. The new initiative is a strategic partnership between Return-It, an industry owned, not-for-profit, product stewardship agency with beverage container management as its core mandate; ReCORK, North […]

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BBOT Members Access 20% Discount on Strategic Dialogue and Engagement for Climate Adaptation Course with Simon Fraser University


Strategic Dialogue and Engagement for Climate Adaptation  8 weeks | Online | Begins October 6 | SFU Continuing Studies As the world faces a growing climate emergency, how can we ensure that climate action and adaptation become a priority in our own communities and organizations? Strategic Dialogue and Engagement for Climate Adaptation is an online course […]

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Dash for Dollars


The SFU Hockey club is collecting donations in support of local businesses affected by Covid-19 and the Burnaby Board of Trade encourages our members to support this great initiative! For every $5 raised, you can make an SFU player run 1km.   The more you donate, the more they’ll dash—and the better your chances of winning […]

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TB Vets 50/50 Gift of Breath – Beyond COVID-19


TB Vets has launched its first online 50-50 raffle to raise more funds for ventilators for BC hospitals! Just breathing can be a luxury at times. COVID-19 patients need urgent care, premature babies require ventilators, adults with lung conditions need continuous help, and trauma patients rely on respiratory assistance. A ventilator costs approximately $50,000, and […]

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How FortisBC’s principles help grow better relationships with Indigenous People


Twenty years ago, with input and guidance from several Indigenous leaders across BC, Burnaby Board of Trade member, FortisBC formalized its commitment to positive Indigenous relations by adopting a Statement of Indigenous Principles. These nine statements set the standard for how those within the company would educate themselves about Indigenous culture and priorities, create opportunities for Indigenous […]

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What Google platforms are you missing out on?


Curious to know what Google platforms you should be using? In this workshop we’ll show you what Google systems are available to you and how to take advantage of them. Like it or not, we’re living in a Google world. Google dominates the search landscape, the others guys don’t really stand a chance. Google is also […]

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Mail-O-Matic (MOM) Summer Sale, Receive 6,000 postcards for only $1380 all inclusive


    At Mail-O-Matic (MOM) we want our local small business friends to thrive. We have created a simple and effective marketing strategy that we know works and we have discounted the price to make it affordable to as many small business partners as possible. Imagine sending out 6,000 pieces of mail to your neighbourhood […]

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