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St. Paul & District Chamber of Commerce 
Box 887 | Phone/Fax 780-645-5820 | admin@stpaulchamber.ca | www.stpaulchamber.ca
RODEO SUPPER


 MONDAY, AUGUST 28, 2017

GREAT FUN - NO BULL! Reserve Your Table Today!

How to  SUPPORT THE CHAMBER

The Annual Rodeo Supper is not only a Chamber fundraiser, but a way for businesses to celebrate the success of the long running LRA Rodeo Finals hosted by the St. Paul Ag Society.  A great way to kick off a week of Rodeo and enjoy everything it brings to our community.

ROCK THE BLOCK - SHOP LOCAL
Rock The Block The Chamber, together with Champions for Change, the St. Paul Journal, will be encouraging everyone to come out and Rock The Block on August 16, 2017.  

Businesses, Not for Profits and Groups are invited to participate in this shop locate event.  This is an opportunity to promote your business and take advantage of the downtown, summer crowd.  Events kick off at 11:00am, with outdoor market, food and music. Boomtown will crank it up from 7:00pm to 9:00pm.

For more information contact the Chamber at 780-645-5820 or the St. Paul Journal at 780-645-3342.
Cannabis Legislation
Want to have a say in the new Cannabis Legislation?   Albertans have an opportunity to share their thoughts on how the province should adapt to cannabis legalization. Earlier this year, the federal government introduced legislation to legalize cannabis. If passed, the bill could become law by July 2018.  To learn more about cannabis and share your input to inform how Alberta adapts to legalization click here - https://www.alberta.ca/cannabis-legalization.aspx  the deadline for feedback is July 31, 2017.  

Chamber Christmas Party
 


Take part in a local Christmas event and share in the atmosphere shared by other businesses.


CHRISTMAS PARTY 

 

UPCOMING EVENT DATES
Watch for the upcoming events for the fall:

September 14, 2017 - WOW
September 27, 2017 - Political Forum: County
September 28, 2017 - EARN Event
October 4, 2017 - Political Forum: Town
October 4, 2017 - Social Media Workshop
October 16-20, 2017 - Small Business Week
Alberta Chamber of Commerce Policy
Value Added: Why being a member makes cents!
  ACC Value Added with Purolator


Magic Lantern Elite Theatre - 10% onscreen advertising for members only.  Call Sid at (780) 645-3347 for details on this Value Added Offer.


PCN Companion Project
  Lakeland Primary Care Network is working on a project to provide companionship to aged and mobility limited individuals throughout their PCN area, which includes our community.  To successfully develop and deliver the program, PCN will be making application for grant funding, which will require support and partnerships in the community.  


If your business or organization is interested in PCN’s Companionship Project, whether that is to provide support, in kind, in donation or in concept, or if you would like more information on the project, please contact Aimy Schamehorn at aschamehorn@lakelandpcn.com  


2017 Aviva Community Funding
  The 2017 AVIVA Community Fund is celebrating Canada’s 150th year by offering a bold new challenge to young social entrepreneurs who have ideas focused on the theme of creating Community Legacy!  There are four project categories to choose from:

Alberta Business Awards of Distinction

 CALL FOR ENTRIES


The Alberta Business Awards of distinction is officially accepting nominations and submissions for the 2018 Business Awards of Distinction. If you know of a deserving business/organization please nominate them for one of the 11 award categories


Strategic Innovation Fund
  A Federal Funding program that is open to all industries and will support four types of innovation activities: 
  • research, development and commercialization of new products and services
  • growth and scale-up of high-potential firms
  • attraction of new investments to Canada, which will expand business opportunities and create jobs for Canadians
  • public-private collaborations in developing and demonstrating new technologies 

 

https://www.canada.ca/en/innovation-science-economic-development/news/2017/07/government_of_canadalaunchesstrategicinnovationfund.html


2017 Chamber Sponsor Members