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    Celebrating our members and our community.
    April 2, 2021
    What would you do with $100,000?

    The Kamloops Food Bank is thrilled to hold its first-ever online raffle: ‘Take it to the Bank - The Mother of All Raffles’. We invite you to purchase your tickets to support the food bank - and for your chance to win up to $100,000!

    Corra Gassner

    March 10, 2021
    State of the City Address with Mayor Ken Christian

    Mayor Ken Christian shares his reflection of the past year and his hopes for the future with the Kamloops business community.

    Mayor Ken Christian

    January 6, 2021
    Rebuilding the Kamloops Business Community in 2021

    As I reflect on 2020, I like to look at the year as a learning opportunity. We learned about flexible new ways to work together, we learned that to remain competitive we need to bolster our online presence (ourselves included), and we saw that as a community we showed up to support our local businesses – we are #YKAstrong.

    Acacia Pangilinan

    December 1, 2020
    How to Leave a Legacy in the Community You Love

    Give Where You Live – the BC Interior Community Foundation (BCICF) is not your average charity, the team is small but mighty, led by Executive Director, Robert Miller, who we recently caught up with to understand what sets them apart, how you can contribute and what the BCICF is looking forward to most in 2021.

    Kamloops Chamber

    November 12, 2020
    5 Questions with Jason Fawcett, President of the Kelson Group

    What does the future have to hold for Kamloops tomorrow? We recently caught up with Jason Fawcett, President of the Kelson Group, to discuss what it takes to create a 'home' in 2020.

    Nic Zdunich

    July 7, 2020
    Be Kinder than Necessary

    Be kinder than necessary, because everyone is fighting some kind of battle. You can be the THE CATALYST for someone to have a BETTER DAY, choose kindness

    Karen Moilliet

    June 7, 2020
    Building Towards Economic Recovery

    Canada's upstream oil and gas industry is ready to play a critical role in developing solutions and delivering results. We are shovel ready, with the capacity to create high-paying direct jobs, including indirect jobs through our multi-billion-dollar national supply chain. Additionally, we contribute to the local, hotel, restaurant, retail and other services where our companies operate.

    Jack Middleton & Allie Blades

    February 4, 2020
    What Are We Without Hospitality?

    Restaurants, brewpubs, wineries and eateries not only contribute jobs and a significant portion of our provincial GDP, but they are also where our communities gather and the lifeblood of our city.

    Nic Zdunich

    January 8, 2020
    What's Good For People is Good For Business

    According to a report released last November by Deloitte Canada. Analysis reveals that companies with mental health programs in place for one year had a median annual ROI of $1.62 for every dollar invested. For companies with programs in place for three or more years, the median annual ROI is more than double—valued at $2.18 for every dollar spent. It is not only good for people, it is good for business

    Nic Zdunich