Contest Alert! Win $1000 Gift Certificate!

This Contest is Now Closed

Congratulations to our winner: Peter Gallow of Ballantrae, Ontario!



You could win $1000 to spend with a Kawartha Chamber Member of your choice! With over 350 members, there is no shortage of possibilities. Salons, specialty retail, home improvement, accommodations, and much more! The $1000 prize could also be used as a donation to a not-for-profit organization.

Submit Your Web Surfing Selfie for an additional entry!

Submit Your Web Surfing Selfie for an additional entry – get creative!

Entering is Easy – Here’s How it Works:

  • Click here for a scavenger-hunt style survey.
  • Visit to answer 9 short – and easy – questions about the new site.
  • For question #9, visit the Kawartha Chamber Business Directory for a list of Chamber Members. Select what business or organization you would like to receive your $1000 Gift Certificate from, if you are the lucky winner! (Don’t worry if you can’t decide, you can change your mind if you are the winner.)
  • Answer all questions correctly, and you will be entered in a draw for the $1000 Gift Certificate!
  • OPTIONAL: For an additional entry – take a Web Surfing Selfie with the new website and post to social media with the hashtag #WealthofChoice

It’s that simple – enter now! Good luck!

Contest Closes November 1st at 11:55 pm. The winner will drawn at the 17th Annual Awards of Excellence Gala on November 4th.

Attention Kawartha Chamber Members: Share this contest with you guests, customers, and clients – they might spend their winnings with you!  Learn how.


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