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The 'Put Your $ Where Your Heart Is' campaign has launched in Airdrie to encourage support for our local shops, restaurants and services.
Watch for a social media and online marketing platform EatStayPlayAirdrie' that will roll out into the fall. In October the focus will shift to an online contest for local shoppers with weekly prizes leading up to a grand prize draw on 'Shop Small Saturday' November 28, 2020. One local Airdrie business will also be drawn to win a $10,000 marketing package.
COVID-19 Business & Community Resources
A government-wide strategy will create jobs and drive investment and diversification in Alberta, while a new consultation will modernize intellectual property in the province. Alberta’s Investment and Growth Strategy (IGS) is a $75-million initiative led by the Ministry of Jobs, Economy and Innovation. In addition a consultation with the technology sector to modernize Alberta’s intellectual property laws will be conducted. More information

Are You a Woman Entrepreneur who Needs Access
to RRRF funds?
Alberta Women Entrepreneurs is offering Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF) financial support directly to women-owned businesses to address COVID-19 impacts on their short-term stability. This financing is for businesses that don't have access to federal relief funding programs and cannot get a loan/credit from traditional financial institutions. More information

Targeted Voluntary Asymptomatic Testing
Alberta is shifting to targeted COVID-19 testing to reduce testing wait times, speed up access to results and support Albertans during influenza season and the winter months. Voluntary asymptomatic testing is no longer recommended for other Albertans who have no symptoms and no suspected exposure to COVID-19. More information
Updated Youth and Student Supports
The Government of Canada released an update on COVID-19 measures to support youth and students including the Youth Employment and Skills Strategy (YESS), Canada Emergency Student Benefit, Canada Summer Jobs 2020, Enhancing Student Financial Assistance for fall 2020 and the Student Work Placement (SWP) Program.
Updated Provincial Recovery Plan
The province has released an expanded recovery plan. More information
Employment Standards
How do Employment Standards Updates Impact You?
Bill 32, the Restoring Balance in Alberta’s Workplaces Act was passed by the Alberta Government July 29, 2020. This legislation promises to support economic recovery, restore balance in the workplace and get Albertans back to work.

Employers can find information about these new workplace rules in this Government of Alberta Fact Sheet. 

Details about free online webinars being offered by Alberta Employment Standards will be available in the coming weeks. 

Visit Alberta Employment Standards for more details.
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Local Business Support Program
Online Webinars
Peninsula HR COVID-19 Webinar Series

Various time/dates available.

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Digital Marketing & Transformation for Business Series - Fall 2020

Various time/dates available.

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Succession Planning for your Business

Multiple Succession Programs

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Meet Our New Members!
Labyrinth Digital
(403) 808-9795
Savvi Business Support 
(403) 850-9938
TNT House Services
(403) 465-4429
Truth Malters Ltd.
(403) 700-7965
Members In Motion
The Airdrie Chamber has been busy catching up with new members over the last month! Here are just a few of our member visits that we have had the pleasure to have. Stay tuned for more to come over the next months!
Picnic In the Park
We shared a wonderful afternoon at Nose Creek Park with several of our members and keynote speaker Margaret Palmer of Tac Form Training & Development on September 24th. Thank you to our luncheon sponsor the Airdrie & District Hospice Society and to local business who gathered together at a safe distance!
Member Feature Video
Check out the Modern Elevation Float and Wellness Center
AC Member Spotlight Video!
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Airdrie Chamber of Commerce
102, 150 Edwards Way NW
Airdrie, AB T4B 4B9
403. 948.4412