November 02, 2017
Recovery managers established throughout the Cariboo
Williams Lake - The Cariboo Regional District ( CRD) and the municipalities of 100 Mile, Williams Lake, Quesnel and Wells have hired Recovery Managers to support the region through the final community recovery phase of this summer's emergency response. 

Individually and collaboratively, the Recovery Managers will work to collect and coordinate information on recovery resources, connect residents to those resources and learn more about the economic and social impacts facing the region and its residents going forward. 

The CRD has hired Stephanie Masun on contract to the end of March 2018. Recovery information will be posted on the CRD website at cariboord.ca and on the CRD's Facebook page facebook.com/CaribooRegion.

The District of 100 Mile House has hired MJ Cousins as the Recovery Manager for 100 Mile House and surrounding areas in the South Cariboo. 

The CRD Recovery manager, as well as some of the other Recovery Managers, will be attending many of the Wildfire Community Consultations to gain a sense of the current situation and th begin the necessary actions of assessing resources and opportunities and addressing gaps and challenges. Residents needing assistance are urged to call or email the Recovery manager in their area for information on available resources, supports and services.

Cariboo Regional District            District of 100 Mile House
Stephanie Masun                       MJ Cousins
recovery@cariboord.ca               recovery@100milehouse.com
1-866-759-4977                        250-395-2434

For full news release click here.

For a list of meeting places and dates click here. 


  BC Chamber of Commerce responds to BCUC review of Site C
VANCOUVER, November 1, 2017 - The BC Chamber of Commerce thanks the British Columbia Utilities Commission for its work on reviewing BC Hydro's Site C project. The report offers insight into the economic feasibility of Site C today and in the future... 
Your Business Walk Team!
November 29th, 2017 - Save the Date!
  The Province of BC, the District of 100 Mile House and the South Cariboo Chamber of Commerce are teaming up to bring you the Second Annual Business Walk. Volunteers that have been specifically chosen to help with the survey will be visiting select businesses between 9:00am and 12:00pm In the District of 100 Mile House. We ask that the businesses owners are at their businesses on the date. Business Walks is a business support program which dedicates to survey local businesses about their business needs. The survey will include questions about comparisons, staffing needs and wildfire recovery information collecting, and business outlook for the area. If you have any questions regarding, please call the District of 100 Mile House (250-395-2434) or the South Cariboo Chamber of Commerce (250-395-6124)


Encouraging all businesses to have some fun with the Love100mile.com shop local campaign.
 
Love100milehouse.com organizers would like to invite ALL businesses in 100 Mile House and the South Cariboo to participate. Have your staff and customers wear their plaid shirts on November 24th, we know you all have them, to show your support for shopping local in the South Cariboo.
 You can also win $50! Click here for rules and to enter the draw.

A Fantastic Shop Local Incentive!
Chamber Bucks can be used just like cash at businesses participating in the Chamber Buck Shop Local Program. What a great gift to give employees, staff, and purchase instead of giving out of town gift cards. 

Apologies!
An outdated list of Businesses that accept Chamber Bucks was posted on last weeks news letter.
for almost 60 Chamber Members Businesses accepting the BUCKS! contact the Chamber office to get your bucks. 
250-395-6124 or manager@southcariboochamber.org

Business Support Links



Apply for funds available to qualifying businesses.

Red Cross Link - Click Here



Small Business Resource Centre and how they can help.

Community Futures link - Click Here



BC Economic Development Association link - Click Here



Small Business BC 
Wildfire info - Click Here

1-802-667-2272



I nvest in your community and join the team. The Chamber is offering FREE membership for the remainder of 2017
 Membership Form -Click Here
manager@southcariboochamber.org

What's Happening in the 
 South Cariboo!


Find out what's happening in the Cariboo! 

Submit your  event to the Chamber or CaribooRadio.com.
manager@southcarboochamber.org
info@caribooradio.com

OR you can submit your event right on the calendar page.

Scroll down to view the calendar and see what is happening in the coming months. Click on the day to see a list of events that are coming up. If you don't see your event on here let us know!


This calendar will be at your finger tips anytime! 

PLUS...
    



Members List

Thank you for investing in your community!

2017 Members List

100 Mile Chiropractic
100 Mile Curling Club
100 Mile Dev Corporation
100 Mile Feed & Ranch
100 Mile Funeral Services
100 Mile Glass Ltd
100 Mile House Free Press
100 Mile & Dist Historical Soc
100 Mile House Wranglers
100 Mile Lumber-West Fraser
100 Mile Special Olympics
100 Mile Vision Care Centre
100 Mile Women's Centre
108 Building Supplies
108 Mile Super Market
2& 2 Holdings Ltd.
ABC Communications
Alpaca Story Ranch
Andres Electronics
Age Friendly Society-



B&B Tree Topping
Big Canyon Rafting
Big Country Storage
Big Rock Ranch
Bank of Montreal
Burgess Plumbing, Heat & Elc
Canada's Log People
Canada Safeway
Canim Lake Band
Canlan Icesports
Carefree Manor
Carstar Collision&Glass Svc
Cariboo Bonanza Resort
Cariboo/Chil Partners/Literacy
Cariboo FamilyEnrichmentCtr.
Cariboo Floor DesignLtd
Cariboo Homesteader
Cariboo Plant Ranch
Cariboo Radio.Com
Cariboo Regional District



Cariboo Truck & Equip Repair
Carson Chiropractic
CCB100Mile WhiteCane Club
Catalyst Acct & Tax Services
Cedar Crest Society
Centennial Law Corp.
Central Cariboo Disposal
Central GM
CGH Construction Ltd
Century Home Hardware
Community Futures Dev. Cor
Country Prime Meats LTD.
Creating Joy In Art
Curves - 100 Mile
Dan's Repair
David Beharrell Ent
Donex Pharmacy
Donna Barnett MLA
Dricos Entertainment
Echo Valley Ranch & Spa



Educo Canada
Escott Kitchen and Tops
Exeter Forest & Marine
Exeter Sporting Goods
Exquisite Florals & Gifts
Fawn Lake Resort
Forest Grove Supplies
Garths Electric Co.
Gopher Rentals
Green Sisters
Grinyer Business Equipment
Happy Landing Restaurant
Heartland Law LLP
Higher Ground Natural Food
Horse Lake Garden Centre
Horton Ventures
Hub International Bartons
Ingrid's Foot Care
Invis - The Guimond Group
Iron Horse Pub & Grill



J Hinsche Contracting
JJ's Home Inspirations
Jackson Social ClubBrewhse
Jacob Transport LTD
Kayanara Guest Ranch
Lac La Hache Food Mart
Lake of the Trees Bible Camp
Lakewood Inn
Larsen's Truck Services
LDN Transportation
Leo's Electric
Life Cycle Financial/Investia
Loon Bay Resort
Lone Butte Supply Ltd
Lone Rock Cafe
Mass Spec Detectives Inc
Meridian RV 
Midori Day Spa
Mobility Inc - Sears
Most Wanted Contracting
Mr. T Contracting



NAPA Auto Parts
New Roads Nutritional Cons
Ney Construction Ltd
Nicks's Rag and Tube
Norbord
North Western Sprinter Glass
Our Kitchen Corner
Parkside Art Gallery
Performance All Terrain
Pharmasave #129
PMT Chartered Prof Acct LLP
Primal Electric
Psalm 23 Transitional Society
Purser Creek Holdings
Rainer's Health House& Acad
Ramada Inn
Royal Bank of Canada
RCMP
Regency Chrysler
Remax 100



Rise & Grind Coffee House
Round Up Motel
Royal LePage-100Mile Realty
Rotary CLub
Rustic Elements
Save on Foods
Sitka Log Homes
South Car Business Centre
South Car Farmers Market
South Car Health Foundation
SC Comm Planning Council
South Car Sustainability Soc.
South Car Search & Rescue
Stolz CPA 
Spring Lake Ranch
Spruce Hill Resort & Spa
Sunrise Ford Sales
Super 8 Motel
Taseko Mines
The Boondocks - restaurant
The New 108 Resort



The Outlaw  Clothing  Co.
Three R's Construction
Tim Hortons
Top Line Printers
Thompson River University
Trabajo Consulting
Triquetra Therapeutic Svc
Tree Island Bison Ranch
Two With Nature Foods
TW Tanning
Ultimate Promotions Ltd. 
United Way
Vista Radio- Country 840
WiL ake/Dist Credit Union
Western Financial Group
Westwood Motel
Work n Play Clothing
Your Style Interior Decor


Do you want to be on the committee for the 2018 South Cariboo Summer Festival?
contact manager@ southcariboo
cha mber.org 
to be added to the email list.





IT is time to start thinking about who you would like to nominate for the 24thAnnual Business Excellence Awards and Citizen of the Year for
2017!!

Did someone shine in 2017? Start gathering information to nominate them!

The Awards are scheduled for March 3rd, 2017
Stay tuned for new award categories!



WHATS HAPPENING?
 




Want to know when our Wranglers are playing?

Parkside Art Gallery Newsletter. Find out about shows and events

November 1st - 30th
Coats for All 
drop off 100 Mile Laundromat

November 4th
100 Mile House Lions Dinner Auction
100 Mile House Community Hall

November 4th & 5th
Lac La Hache Christmas Craft Fair

November 6th
 Mt Timothy AGM

November 9th
5:00pm
Stemete7uw'i Friendship Centre  AGM

November 11th
Remembrance Day Celebration
10:30am parade
ceremony 10:55am

November 17th - 18th
South Cariboo Farmers Market Christmas Market

November 17th @5:30pm
Welcome Home to a Cariboo Christmas
SANTA CLAUS PARADE

November 17th 
Starry Nights

November 17th 
Moonlight Madness Shopping Extravaganza

November 19th
11:00 - 2:00
100 Mile Nordics Ski Swap and Open House

November 24th
Plaid Friday Shop Local 
Campaign

November 24th & 25th
100 Mile & Dist. Arts Council 
Winter Arts & Craft Fair

November 29th
2nd Annual 
Business Walk

March 3rd
24th Annual Business Excellence & Citizen of the Year Awards