Weekly E-News – June 16, 2021

Jun 16, 2021 | News, Weekly E-News


Chamber & Member Updates

  • Welcome New Members!
  • HAPPENING TOMORROW….Young Professionals Social Hour and Launch June 17th 7-8pm
  • Northern Chamber Network Presents Canada’s Minister of Health Patty Hadju June 24th – Business Viability in a Time of Vaccines & Variants
  • NBDCC Charity Golf Tournament July 8th
  • Advocacy Highlights
  • Employment Standards Act – Extension of COVID-19 Period to Sept 25, 2021.
  • North Bay RNIP Program – Having difficulty hiring in high demand occupations?
  • Summer Company 2021….This summer, support local student-run businesses!!

COVID-19 Funding Relief Programs

  • DEADLINE APPROACHING…FedNor Regional Relief Recovery Fund 
  • DEADLINE APPROACHING….Ontario Tourism & Travel Small Business Support Grant 
  • COVID-19 Worker Income Protection Benefit (WIPB)
  • Restaurant & Bar Support Fund 
  • Government of Canada Resources & Support
  • Government of Ontario COVID-19 Supports
  • COVID-19 Energy Assistance Program (CEAP) & North Bay Hydro

Upcoming Webinars & Events

  • OCC Korea-Canada Business Forum 2021 Autonomous and Electric Vehicles June 17th from 7:00 – 8:10 pm (EST)
  • OCC Conversation with Annamie Paul, Leader of the Green Party of Canada, June 22nd 2:00pm – 2:45pm
  • OCC Preparing for Upcoming Elections – Third Party Election Rules, June 24,11:00am to 12:30pm
  • Canadian Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Webinars
  • Lemonade Day North Bay is this Saturday, June 19th…Link to stand locations
  • The Business Centre Protect Your Brand…Why Trademarks and Copyright Matters, June 23rd 10:00am -11:30am
  • The Business Centre Intro to Shipping for Small Business, June 29th, 10:00am – 11:00am
  • Digital Main Street Future Proof…How to Grow your Business over the Next 5 Years, June 29th 2:00pm – 3:30pm

Chamber Member Benefits

  • Kennedy Insurance & Economical $5K Giveaway…Call Today for a Quote and you could win 1 of 36 cash prizes!
  • UPS
  • Chambers Plan 
  • Grand & Toy
  • Purolator
  • Esso fleet plan – 3.5 cents per litre discount
  • GetTrainedWorkers.com
  • First Data
  • Membership Invoices for 2021

Information of Interest

  • The Labour Market Group – LabourFocus and Monthly Job Report
  • The Business Centre Starter Company Plus – new intake
  • RAP Program – Need Help Going Digital?
  • Project GoVax
  • Canadian Chamber of Commerce Business Recovery Resources
  • North Bay Business & Retention Program (BR+E) seeking North Bay business participants