BC Chamber of Commerce
Canadian Chamber of Commerce
NEW! Canadian Business Resilience Network
Business Continuity and recovery plan
Crisis Communications Plan
Pattison Discounted Advertising Rates
Pattison has discounted its rates by 50% for the second quarter to help those who are still open, in hopes to help them drive more traffic to their stores.
Rates for April, May and June
- Digital – $400 per four weeks per side
- Traditional – $300 per four weeks (plus poster)
Small Business BC
Resources for small businesses. This page includes a Business Continuity & COVID-19 Checklist
BC Business Covid-19 Support Service
Connecting businesses with the resources, and guidance necessary to navigate challenges from COVID-19.
Venture Kamloops –
Covid-19 Business Support Online Tool
As the COVID-19 situation continues to unfold, the Venture Kamloops team can help. The online tool was created to provide support and resources to the business community.
Business Credit Availability Program
BCAP will support access to financing for Canadian businesses in all sectors and regions. Through this program, Export Development Canada (EDC) and the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) will provide direct lending and other types of financial support.
BDC Operational Efficiency
Advisory Services for Businesses
Bank of Canada Actions
The Bank of Canada is acting in several ways to support the economy and financial system
The Government of Canada Youth Job Bank
consists of expanded existing federal employment, skills development, and youth programming to create up to 116,000 jobs, placements, and other training opportunities to help students find employment and develop valuable skills this summer and over the coming months.
Canada’s Regional Development Agencies (RDAs)
The front line for economic development in Canada and help to address key economic challenges by providing regionally tailored programs, services, knowledge and expertise.
British Columbia Restaurant &
Food Services Association
Updates for the restaurant and food services industry.
COVID-19 Resources for Foodservice Operators. This page includes a Crisis Preparedness and Business Continuity Guide.
Guide for Tourism Operators and Emergency Plan for Tourism Operators.
BC Hotel Association
Resources to Help you Navigate the COVID-19 Virus.
BC Arts Council Grant Recipients & Applications FAQ’s
To address the impacts of COVID-19 BCAC has made significant updates to polices and programs.