For immediate release – May 2, 2019
The Squamish Chamber of Commerce has been awarded nearly $40,000 from the BC Rural Dividend to develop brand, leadership and ambassador programs. The grant will help the Squamish Chamber update highway signage to promote Squamish businesses, provide youth leadership training and develop an ambassador program.
The BC Rural Dividend fund is designed to help communities diversify and strengthen their economies and contribute to their overall wellness and sustainability. This is the third grant the Squamish Chamber of Commerce has received from the BC Rural Dividend Program.
We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia in making these important economic and business development programs possible.
The Squamish Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the Squamish community by actively supporting business, economic growth and diversification. The Chamber takes a leadership role in advocating for the interest of Squamish business and provides member services such as networking and educational events, policy positions and partnerships with other organizations.