With its guiding vision, “As a trusted voice for business and a champion of prosperity and vitality in our region,” the Chamber’s mission is: “To strengthen business, regional recognition and pride of place, by serving our members and communities.” Through its many varied programs, events, and activities, the Chamber advances and promotes the well-being and interests of local businesses and the communities they serve.
The Kawartha Chamber proudly represents members in Curve Lake First Nation and the rural municipalities of Douro-Dummer, North Kawartha, Selwyn & Trent Lakes which encompass many quaint villages and hamlets: Apsley, Bridgenorth, Buckhorn, Douro, Ennismore, Lakefield, Warsaw and more.
Our Awards of Excellence seek to celebrate local business in the area. We encourage you to self-nominate or nominate other deserving local businesses. The deadline to submit a nomination is Tuesday, April 30, 2019. NOMINATE HERE!
Our Awards of Excellence and Social Gala is taking place on Thursday, October 10th at Lakefield College School this year.
We’re hosting a Business After Hours: Young’s Point Hop on Wednesday, April 24th from 5-7pm. We’ll be visiting Old Bridge Inn, Lockside Trading Co., Young’s Point Personal Training Services, Clearview Cottage Resort and Kinetic Therapeutics! REGISTER HERE!
Our Business Owners Sharing Solutions panel discussion on Cyber Security is taking place on Wednesday, May 15th at Beachwood Resort from 7:30am-9:00am. Panel includes Detective Sargent Vern Crowley, OPP Cybercrime Investigations Team, Brendan Quigley, acorn30 and Graeme Barrie, Netmechanics. We’ll be discussing cyber security concerns specific to small business, such as website security, email and telephone scams, and online banking security. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER