World Suicide Prevention Day on September 10
On September 10, World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) is recognized as a day to promote understanding about suicide and to support people who have been impacted by suicide. To help raise awareness about suicide prevention, the Niagara Suicide Prevention Coalition is highlighting two initiatives: Messages of Hope are being shared with Niagara. Look for messages […]
The Shecovery Project
The COVID-19 crisis is having a disproportionate economic impact on women, putting decades of progress towards gender equality are at stake. This is not only a watershed moment for women but for our economy and society more broadly. The Ontario Chambers of Commerce’s latest policy report, “The She-Covery Project: Confronting the Gendered Economic Impacts of […]
June 26 Coffee and #ConnectingGrimsby
Thank you to everyone who joined us for our very first virtual event: Coffee and #ConnectingGrimsby! We hope you enjoyed getting back to networking events as much as we did! We were delighted to see some of our members, and enjoyed catching up with each participant. We shared stories about what living and conducting business […]
How we’re working to keep you safe!
This is how local organizations like ours are working to keep you safe and healthy. Our local businesses and community organizations are working hard to comply with provincial guidelines to protect your health while you support local! Thank you to businesses in Grimsby and beyond for doing all you can to operate responsibly, and thank you […]
June 18 Patio Expansion Virtual Q&A Session
Thank you to everyone who participated in the Patio Expansion Virtual Q&A Session with the Town of Grimsby. It was an excellent conversation, with participation from local restaurants owners, Town Staff, and representatives from the Region of Niagara. Town Staff walked participants through the application process and answered questions about details required, and provided tips […]
Statement on Racism
The recent events are disheartening and deeply troubling. More so, they highlighted the systematic racism that many Canadians have been experiencing for too long. The Grimsby & District Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and staff are proud to support all types of diversity and uphold the values of inclusion, allyship, and social responsibility. Our […]
Thank you, Grimsby!
Hey Grimsby! From our member community – THANK YOU! We appreciate your support during these particularly challenging times! Let’s keep Grimsby thriving – TOGETHER.
March 27, 2020: Government of Canada announces new relief measures for SMEs Please share with us the impact COVID-19 has had on your business or organization. Your responses will help determine next steps and recommendations for various levels of government on relief and rebuild measures. Take the survey HERE. With the emerging developments around the […]
March 3 Networking Breakfast at JJ’s On The Docks
Thank you to everyone who joined us at JJ’s On The Docks Eatery for another successful Networking Breakfast! We hope you enjoyed catching up with everyone as much as we did. It’s always exciting to hear more about your business and growth you’re experiencing! Tremendous thanks to John and Josie and their team for the […]
February 27 Business After 5 at Grimsby Public Library and Art Gallery
Thank you to everyone who joined us last night at the Business After 5, co-hosted by the Grimsby Public Art Gallery and Grimsby Public Library! It may have been cold and snowy outside, but it was a lovely evening to learn more about the services our hosts offer, while engaging with our members, guests, and […]