The 2020 AGM for March 31st and all Chamber meetings have been cancelled until further notice.
The Elkford Chamber of Commerce is still operational during this time and continues to help support businesses during this time. For out of the box ideas, marketing information, social media support, access to business financial and support resources, please connect with us!
Quick Link References Provincial
BC Chamber: Up to date information and resources to business and organizations for provincial and federal.
District of Elkford: local updates in Elkford.
COVID-19 Supply Hub: PPE Supplies able to donate by industry sign up.
Shaw Business: email local rep for service deferral or temporary disconnections.
BC Hydro: Deferral or relief plans for residents, small businesses and industry.
BC Temporary Rental Supplement (BC-TRS): Provincial rent subsidy program.
Columbia Basin Trust: New funding towards new and existing programs.
Quick Link References Federal
Wage Subsidy Program: CRA page for subsidy program information.
Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB): CRA page for response benefit program information.
CanadaCovid19 App: available for download on any smart device, linked to BC's COVID-19 app.
BC COVID-19 Response Update
Many of you are asking about how to get COVID-19 government email updates, as soon as they are released. The best way to do this is to subscribe to the BC Government News Service.
To do so, follow this link: https://news.gov.bc.ca/subscribe
If you are interested in watching the COVID-19 briefings from Dr. Bonnie Henry and Minister Dix (Mon-Fri 3:00 pm, Sat noon), you can view them on the BC Government Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/pg/BCProvincialGovernment/videos/
For up to date information from the BC Provincial Health Officer, Health Canada and WHO, please refer to these helpful links:
Bear Hug Weighted Blankets Co.
Bearspaw Contracting Inc
Big Digger Rebuilds
Cheryl R. Otting Financial Administration Services
Christal Klassen- Property Management
Colour Infusion- Creative Marketing Studio
Community Futures East Kootenay
Country Encounters Hospitality
Crow Works Engraving & Signs Ltd
District of Elkford
East Kootenay Community Credit Union
East Kootenay Realty Ltd. - NEW MEMBER!
Elk River Crossing Car Wash
Elk Valley Gymnastics Club
Elkford Arts Council
Elkford ATV Club
Elkford Community Fund
Elkford Drug Store
Elkford Liquor Store - NEW MEMBER!
Elkford Motor Inn - NEW MEMBER!
Elkford Mini Storage - NEW MEMBER!
Elkford Public Library
Elkford Women's Task Force Society
Finning Canada - NEW MEMBER!
Haddad Financial Services
JA Building Services - NEW MEMBER!
Kootenay Market- Elkford
McRae's Auto Electric Ltd.
MLA- Tom Shypitka
Mountain Meadows Golf Club
Mountain Mechanical Services Ltd
North Coal Limited - NEW MEMBER!
Riverview Farmers Market
RMR Radiators & Boom Truck Services Ltd
Rocky Mountain Optometry
Royal Le Page/ East Kootenay Realty
School District 5 (Southeast Kootenay)
The Bath Shack
The Elkford Wine Steward
The Free Press
The Klapp Farm
Tinic Holdings Ltd - NEW MEMBER!
Transcendent Mining & Mobilization Inc - NEW MEMBER!
Up the Valley Construction & Design Ltd.
Western Financial Group
WorkBC- Kootenay Employment Services
Yoga Love Elkford
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