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Canadians are nice and generous, which should make us a nation of donors. But every three days, a person dies waiting for an organ transplant. By registering to become an organ and tissue donor, your death has the power to save or change someone’s life.
By: Christina R. Metcalf
I have to admit, I’m not a big fan of Instagram but clearly, I’m wrong. About a billion people (serious stat, not hyperbole) use the platform every month. 500 million people use the platform’s stories feature every day. This year, Instagram is expected to reach 112 million users in the US alone and it’s the fastest growing social media platform in Canada. If your target demographic is under the age of 40, they likely have an Instagram account, which means you should probably be on there. (more…)
As more than 50% of Canadians are affected with disabilities
each day, retailers in Canada must ensure that their stores are meeting and
exceeding the community’s needs.
$35,000 Digital Main Street Grant to help main street businesses use digital tools more effectively.
January 14, 2020: Lakefield, Ontario. The Kawartha Chamber of Commerce & Tourism announced today that it has received a $35,000 grant from Digital Main Street (DMS) to fund a Digital Service Squad to help main street small businesses improve their online capabilities. The grant will cover businesses across the Kawarthas in Trent Lakes, North Kawartha, Curve Lake First Nation, Douro-Dummer, Selwyn and Asphodel-Norwood.
Are you looking to get more involved in the Chamber or your community? We are now accepting nominations for the Kawartha Chamber’s 2020/21 Board of Directors.