Tag: community

The COVID-19 pandemic has shed light on multiple local and global injustices based on racism, ableism, sexism, classism, and more. Even in a rich country such as Canada, we see significant inequities in support and access to basic necessities such as food, personal safety, education, safe housing, and health care. The common phrase, “we’re all […]

As part of Small Business BC’s Food and Drinks campaign, this week’s Digital Meetups are Hospitality based. Guest Speakers: Christina Labarca and Sharon Davis: Co-Founders of Giving Well Shelley McArthur Everett: Principal, SMC Communications Join SBBC, as they speak with Christina Labarca and Sharon Davis, on how to give back, both little and big, during […]

Join us, as we speak with two individuals who decided to launch life-changing initiatives to bring the community together during this time. Emily Hannan, Co-Founder of the YYJLocalsforLocals initiative. YYJLocalsForLocals is a group of community-minded tech and marketing professionals offering pro-bono assistance to local small businesses, restaurants, and bars – for free! They are 100% […]

The road of entrepreneurship can be a lonely one. However, the opposite is true for the Professional Women’s Network’s next speaker — Vivian McCormick, Co-Founder of Flax Sleep and the Lady Business Summit. Vivian will reflect on her journey over the past three years, and how building and engaging a community has shaped her both […]