Elevate your business connections at the upcoming Chamber Luncheon, hosted at RimRock Casino in Port Alberni, BC, on Wednesday, February 21, 2024, at 12pm. This event is dedicated to fostering community ties and unveiling new avenues for business support within the Alberni-Clayoquot region.
The luncheon features casual roundtable introductions, allowing for a personal touch in building connections. The event will conclude with open networking, providing a perfect backdrop to forge new relationships and strengthen existing ones within our vibrant business community.
Our mission is to unite the local business community, sharing pivotal information on available business supports. This luncheon serves as an ideal platform for entrepreneurs to discover resources that can propel their businesses to new heights.
My Community Futures in an online platform to access services from Community Futures BC. This website offers free workshops, peer masterminds and up to 10 hours of consulting for people thinking about starting a business, already operating a business, and managers of not-for-profits. If the business or not-for-profit meets additional criteria (i.e. operating a revenue-generating enterprise grossing more than $15,000 in the last 12 months) then they are eligible to apply for a Business Training Reimbursement of up to 80% of costs to a maximum of $5,000. Employees are eligible for up to $2,500. Regarding employees, the workshops and peer masterminds are free for them as well.