Kimberley and 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.
Platzl Light Up
The annual Platzl Light Up presented by the Kimberley & District Chamber of Commerce will be held on Saturday, November 16th.
The Kimberley Community Choir will start us off with Christmas Carols beginning at 6:00 p.m. followed by the arrival of our special guest at the Platzl to lead us to the countdown of the Light Up at 6:30pm.
Along with the Kimberley Choir, the Kimberley Dance Academy will be on hand to offer hot chocolate, and there will be an opportunity for children to get their photo taken with Santa.
Donations to the Kimberley Helping Hands Food Bank Society will be greatly appreciated. Please join the downtown merchants for the kick off to a wonderful event and Kimberley's beautiful decorations for the holiday season.
Business Excellence Awards
On October 26, the best of Kimberley business was celebrated with the Kimberley & District Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards at the Kimberley Conference & Athlete Training Centre.
BC Chamber of Commerce
Micro Business Training Pilot Program
How can this program benefit you the business owner?
The Micro Business Training Program is geared towards business owners rather than staff. Eligible business owners can receive up to $1,500 for general business training in a variety of areas such as Bookkeeping, Marketing and Sales, Management, Computing, Websites and Social Media.
A program website: BCMicroBusiness.com
has been launched and it includes all program application forms and information.
The Program runs to March 2014 with applications being accepted to December 31, 2013 as funding allows.
You need to be referred by your Chamber to participate in this valuable program so contact us today to find out more! 250-427-3666
Email your inquiry to:
or just ask any of our Directors for more information.