To Increase Business Skills
The business environment is constantly changing, and the Chamber and its members recognize it. That is why the Chamber is constantly seeking out high-value seminars that can focus on critical business issues and provide knowledge on how to effectively address them.
100 Mile House Business Facade Improvement Program
The District of 100 Mile House invites downtown commercial businesses wishing to make improvements to their storefronts, to apply for a grant under the Business Facade Improvement Program. The Northern Development Initiative Trust is the sponsor for this program in which the District of 100 Mile House has aquired $20,000 for grant applications. The goal of this program is to encourage owners or commercial tenants to invest in building facade upgrades that will create a more interesting and appealing streetscape in100 Mile House.
This program provides grants up to 50% of the cost of eligible improvements, to a maximum of $5,000 per building.
Application packages are available from the District of 100 Mile House office or website as well as the Chamber office. All applications will be evaluated by a Project Review Committee.
Food Security Committee
Calling on all Gardeners in the South Cariboo - Plant a row, or a bunch of rows for families in need. This year the South Cariboo Food Security Committee is asking gardeners in the South Cariboo to plant an extra row or two or three or more for families in need. Throughout the growing season in the summer and fall, surplus produce can be dropped off at Loaves and Fishes, the 100 Mile and area Women's Centre, the Cariboo Family Enrichment Centre and the 100 Mile Food Bank.
For more information please contact Lisa De Paoli 250-395-5155 or Rita Giesbrecht 250-791-6631