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The Belleville Chamber of Commerce is committed to ensuring that Belleville's business community has the resources and information needed during these challenging times.   We will publish information from the City of Belleville, Public Health, Quinte Waste Solutions and other local organizations.   

The Log Cabin is open to the public and our staff are working and available to help you in any way that we can.  Please don't hesitate to contact us at 613.962.4597.or email info@bellevillechamber.ca.

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Check out CHAMBER CHAT LIVE  for upcoming and recorded sessions as we discuss topics relevant to the business community during these uprecedented times.

Visit the Belleville Chamber of Commerce YouTube channel to see recorded meetings, webinars and past breakfasts.

Facebook's Summer of Support - 6-week initiative designed to help business get digital skills and information including free training and live sessions... READ MORE.

Navigating your business to recoveryhosted by Canadian Chamber of Commerce and Desjardins  Wednesday, July 29 at 2:00 p.m.  Want to learn more about e-commerce and cyber-security?  Or maybe you have questions about labour laws.  Hear from experts   Read more and REGISTER for this free webinar.

The key to employee well-being during and after the pandemichosted by Canadian Chamber of Commerce and Desjardins  Monday, August 10 2:00 p.m.   Examine overall health culture including physical, mental and financial health, and how this culture will be an integral part of group plans.  Read more and REGISTER for this free webinar.

Small Business Centre is offering a variety of free workshops and webinars to assist business in moving forward.  Check their calendar for a list of upcoming events.

Loyalist College Training & Knowledge center is offering a series of free employment and small business webinars to help plan for the future. 

CONSTANT CONTACT is offering a multitude of free webinars to help to grow your business as the country reopens their economy.  Constant Contact has partnered with BCC with a special offer for email marketing.  See details on this and other discount offers for Chamber members.

OCC WEBINARS Click for a list of upcoming and past webinars offering information on support programs, access to politicians and experts, and more.

WATCH PAST WEBINARS:  

How to Build an Effective Advertising Strategy  hosted by Canadian Chamber of Commerce and Facebook  See recorded webinar.

SEE RECORDED WEBINARS and VIDEOS including the Series on 'The Business of Business', Roadmap to Recovery, series on COVID & The Effects On Business and many more.

Chambers Plan:  Responding to COVID-19.  Navigating HR and benefit plan issues during the pandemic.  Watch recording.

BDC -  How to Cope with the impacts of COVID-19 on your business  WATCH recording of this webinar.

BDC - On-Demand Webinar  Planning for recovery:  How to restart your business in the wake of COVID-19. 

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BCC Board Member Christina Wallis from Wallis Law offers guidance regarding employers obligations during the COVID-19 outbreak. READ more... 

BLOGS from Constant Contact with marketing insight and help. Constant Contact offers Chamber members discounts on email markeing programs.  Free trials are available. 

SURVEYS:

Belleville Chamber of Commerce Pulse Check: We understand these are unprecedented times and they are changing all the time.  Please check in with us any time your answers change based on the relief and recovery efforts being made available, your situation changes or we can provide additional support.  

Centre for Workforce Development is calling on employers to help them understand the effect that COVID-19 has had on your business.  They are working with partners to help develop a local response plan.  Survey takes less than 10 minutes.  Complete by August 31 and be entered into a draw for two chances at $50 in Canadian Tire and Esso gift cards.

How has COVID-19 impacted your life?  A team of Canadian researchers wants to know how the pandemic has affected you. Join thousands of Canadians in a research study on the impact of COVID-19 on our daily lives.  Read more...

StatsCan continues to monitor and respond to the needs of Canadians for reliable statistics and are gradually bringing back other surveys. To find out which surveys are being conducted, please refer to the List of surveys in collection.
In addition, Statistic Canada is maintaining other data collection projects through various means, including crowdsourcing, to find out how Canadians are coping. 
With support from organizations such as the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, Statistics Canada is launching a second iteration of the Canadian Survey on Business Conditions to produce timely, high-quality data in order to measure and understand the repercussions of the pandemic on businesses and to orient their decision making on efforts to recover. READ MORE.

City of Belleville:  Asks that business owners take a few moments to fill out their COVID-19 survey 

Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade asking for feedback from small business to help develop a Small Business Success strategy by conducting consultations online and in person. Closing date:  Sept. 1 
READ MORE on the goals of the consultations and how to participate.

Small Business Centre:  Survey on impacted business within the area.  Have you closed your doors and/or laid off employees as a result of COVID-19?  Read more and complete short survey.

Bay of Quinte Regional Marketing Board: Survey to get a better idea about how businesses are running during the COVID-19 outbreak to see how we can all work together to support Bay of Quinte businesses.  Read more and complete survey

Quinte Women in Business:  COVID-19 survey 

Chamber Members SAVE on products and services. Check out these Member 2 Member Offers.

Belleville & District Shrine Club
Group Benefit Plan for Chamber Members
NRG Alternatives - 10% Discount
OSM Website design - SAVE on services.
Constant Contact Chamber Member Offer
Papa Johns Pizza Member Offer- 25% off
Friendly Fires - 10% OFF
Dinkles & Paulos Restaurants - 10% OFF
Cloud Bookkeeping Services - 10% OFF
Parsons Cleaners Member offer - 10% OFF
Shoppers Drug Mart - Save 20% on Thursdays
Be Prepared First Aid Traning - 15% off
Quinte Siding - 10% OFF
Body Systems Nutrition - 15% OFF purchases.
Grand & Toy - Members can save up to 85%
RBC - Save on Bank charges
Jesan Property Maintenance - SAVE 10%
Esso Chamber
Grand & Toy - Cost-saving solutions
Allen Insurance - Exclusive Chamber Member Rates
St. John Ambulance - Discount on training
Stirling Festival Theatre - Group Discounts available to members
Superior Propane - Save 5% on fixed price propane
Be Prepared First Aid Traning - 15% off
Esso Chamber
RBC - Save on Bank charges
Group Benefit Plan for Chamber Members
Parsons Cleaners Member offer - 10% OFF
Jesan Property Maintenance - SAVE 10%
Grand & Toy - Cost-saving solutions
Papa Johns Pizza Member Offer- 25% off
Shoppers Drug Mart - Save 20% on Thursdays
OSM Website design - SAVE on services.
Dinkles & Paulos Restaurants - 10% OFF
Body Systems Nutrition - 15% OFF purchases.
Superior Propane - Save 5% on fixed price propane
Quinte Siding - 10% OFF
NRG Alternatives - 10% Discount
Cloud Bookkeeping Services - 10% OFF
Stirling Festival Theatre - Group Discounts available to members
Allen Insurance - Exclusive Chamber Member Rates
Grand & Toy - Members can save up to 85%
St. John Ambulance - Discount on training
Friendly Fires - 10% OFF
Belleville & District Shrine Club
Constant Contact Chamber Member Offer
Grand & Toy - Members can save up to 85%
Papa Johns Pizza Member Offer- 25% off
Dinkles & Paulos Restaurants - 10% OFF
Grand & Toy - Cost-saving solutions
Superior Propane - Save 5% on fixed price propane
RBC - Save on Bank charges
OSM Website design - SAVE on services.
Friendly Fires - 10% OFF
Allen Insurance - Exclusive Chamber Member Rates
Body Systems Nutrition - 15% OFF purchases.
Be Prepared First Aid Traning - 15% off
Shoppers Drug Mart - Save 20% on Thursdays
Quinte Siding - 10% OFF
Constant Contact Chamber Member Offer
Belleville & District Shrine Club
Stirling Festival Theatre - Group Discounts available to members
Jesan Property Maintenance - SAVE 10%
Group Benefit Plan for Chamber Members
Cloud Bookkeeping Services - 10% OFF
St. John Ambulance - Discount on training
Parsons Cleaners Member offer - 10% OFF
Esso Chamber
NRG Alternatives - 10% Discount