The Government of Canada is pleased to inform you that nominations are being accepted for the Prime Minister’s Volunteer Awards until May 9, 2014.Volunteerism contributes to making Canada such a great country. Each year, over 13 million Canadians volunteer over 2 billion hours of their time and effort for others. Corporate donations also contribute to giving. A majority of businesses (88%) give financial donations to charities to address social challenges. Businesses are vital contributors to communities through volunteer contributions and donations ...CONTINUE READING
Ontario has a pension problem: too many Ontarians will not have enough money when they retire. Employers in the province are concerned. There are clear moral imperatives for ensuring that Ontarians are able to maintain their standard of living late in life. There are also clear economic imperatives. The long-term economic prosperity of Ontario hinges on the purchasing power of the large cohort of future retirees. The long-term fiscal health of government is contingent on limiting the number of seniors ...CONTINUE READING
The OCC has made a submission as part of the Government of Ontario’s 2014 pre-budget consultations. Ontario faces a number of challenges. The debt is approaching $300 billion and our deficit remains high. Economic growth is likely to be sluggish for the foreseeable future. Addressing the fiscal situation should be the government’s top priority. As it stands, the province spends more on interest charges than it does on colleges and universities. Those interest charges will only increase as our debt grows and as ...CONTINUE READING
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April Chamber Breakfast with Chris King & Karen Poste Date: Wednesday April 30, 2014 Time: 7AM coffee mingle, 7:30AM Breakfast Location: Travelodge Hotel Cost: $25.00 + HST Please Register Online or call Rosi at 613-962-4597 ext 1 Coffee mingle courtesy of 95.5FM & Cool 100 Breakfast Sponsored by:
INTERESTED IN PURCHASING A FRANCHISE OR EXISTING BUSINESS? Take a look at available opportunities and resources in the Quinte Region. Let's Talk Business is open to the public and anyone considering self-employment or a franchise opportunity should attend. Admission is ...
May Business Card Mingle This is an excellent opportunity to bring your colleagues out to a Chamber function and also to get to know the Quinte Ballet School of Canada. Refreshments, tours, networking, student presentations. This is a free event and all ...
The Belleville & District Chamber of Commerce would like to recognize and thank Halla Visteon Climate Control for their outstanding support and contribution to our 150th anniversary celebration which includes Special Guest Jody Mitic, our photo booth and a table sponsorship. Thank you!LEARN MORE