• A good place to be taking care of business

    A good place to be

    taking care of business

  • A good place to be networking

    A good place to be

    networking

  • A good place to be savouring the selection

    A good place to be

    savouring the selection

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  • A good place to be taking it all in

    A good place to be

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Welcome to the Kimberley & District Chamber of Commerce

 

The Kimberley and District Chamber of Commerce was founded in 1923 with the goal of furthering the interests of local businesses. Our mission is to serve as leaders in the promotion, development, growth and prosperity of business in our community.

Our goals include the delivery of Best Practices in governance, communication, community partnerships and member value.

The Chamber is incorporated under the Board of Trade Act and is composed of a volunteer board of directors, the Chamber General Manager, regional business members and community partners.



Latest News

    Lease rate survey

    Lease rate survey

    Published on 13-Nov-2018 by Mike Guarnery Lease rate survey

    We'd like to find out what lease rates are in Kimberley.  Business owners with a lease, please take a few minutes and complete this 3-question survey?  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MXQ3TJT

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    Taking Care of Business - Microgrant Application

    Taking Care of Business - Microgrant Application

    Published on 09-Nov-2018 by Mike Guarnery Taking Care of Business - Microgrant Application

    Are you a local Kimberley Business passionate about promoting a healthy community? Do you have a creative idea or project that will promote healthy choices for your staff and customers? We can help! Taking Care of Business is offering microgrants for small infrastructure, healthy projects, and other creative ideas to help promote healthy workplaces. Preference will be given to projects with long-lasting, sustainable impact. Complete this application with your best ideas for a chance to receive $100 to $1000 to support your project.  Check out Healthy Kimberley's application.  E-mail completed applications to: tcobkimberley@gmail.com

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    The East Kootenay Columbia Community Investment Co-op

    The East Kootenay Columbia Community Investment Co-op

    Published on 07-Nov-2018 by Mike Guarnery The East Kootenay Columbia Community Investment Co-op

    We are helping to launch a new community impact investment fund from Nov 9 - Dec 14 www.EastKootenayColumbia.com The East Kootenay Columbia Community Investment Co-op are seeking founding members who want to make an impact in the East Kootenay Columbia region. Their Business Planning Committee, lawyer and co-op developer have completed the final review and we have scheduled our public launch sessions. Learn more and RSVP to a public session in your community by visiting our website.

    Would you like to invest directly into local businesses that provide economic, social, environmental and community impacts? Great! The East Kootenay Columbia Community Investment Co-op is now seeking founding members. This new impact investment organization bridges the gap between local investors and local businesses in need of financing. If you are keen to find out more, visit: www.EastKootenayColumbia.com  

    Over 30 community and economic development stakeholders, including the Kimberley & District Chamber of Commerce and the City of Kimberley, took part in business planning activities for the East Kootenay Columbia Community Investment Co-op. As one of those partners, we are seeking founding members and investors who wish to make an impact in their community. Public launch sessions are being held throughout the region and more information can be found here: www.EastKootenayColumbia.com 

    Membership applications are now live at their website! Become a founding member of the East Kootenay Columbia Community Investment Co-op today and make an impact in the place you live.  Find out more and complete your application at www.EastKootenayColumbia.com/invest 
    Did you know, in 2015, East Kootenay Columbia tax-filers invested over $90 Million into their RRSPs, all of which left the region.  If just 5% of these annual investments were redirected into local business financing, that would equate to $4.5 Million per year in direct economic development stimulus. Become a member of the East Kootenay Columbia Community Investment Co-op at: www.EastKootenayColumbia.com 

    Diversify a portion of your investments into the community that you live!  Check out www.EastKootenayColumbia.com  for more information.

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Upcoming Events

  • Kimberley & District Chamber's Lunch & Learn - Taxation Changes w/ BDO Canada
    20-Nov-2018

    With the federal government’s recent introduction of fundamental changes impacting the taxation of private cor..

  • Kimberley & District Chamber's Lunch & Learn - Taxation Changes w/ BDO Canada

    Event Date: 20-Nov-2018

    Posted by Mike Guarnery | on 06-Nov-2018

    With the federal government’s recent introduction of fundamental changes impacting the taxation of private corporations, your business or personal tax situation may be dramatically affected. These significant changes were originally announced in 2017 and with their implementation in 2018 and 2019, we are revisiting this topic and providing guidance on steps you can take before December 31st to mitigate these changes.
    Register online at: https://kimberleychamber.worldsecuresystems.com/lunch-and-learn-booking

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  • Kimberley Platzl Lightup
    17-Nov-2018

    A Kimberley tradition and a great way to kick off the holiday shopping season! The annual Platzl Light Up presen..

  • Kimberley Platzl Lightup

    Event Date: 17-Nov-2018

    Posted by The Chamber | on 06-Nov-2018

    A Kimberley tradition and a great way to kick off the holiday shopping season!

    The annual Platzl Light Up presented by the Kimberley & District Chamber of Commerce will be held on Saturday, November 17th.  Wrap up warm and bring the whole family to the Platzl Light Up and meet with Santa.

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