The Salt Spring Island Chamber of Commerce, established in 1948, is a not-for-profit organization representing close to 300 business owners and individuals on the island. We seek to create and maintain a prosperous environment for business and industry, while protecting and enhancing the island’s sustainability and improving its economic viability.
The Salt Spring Island Chamber of Commerce is here to support you and your business! Learn more by clicking here…
I have been a member of Salt Spring Island Chamber for many years now, and found it to be a great resource for my business. There are many fantastic networking opportunities available, as well as keeping me in touch with the concerns, ideas and solutions in our local business community. I am so happy to be a Chamber member.
We are happy to sign our business up for a membership to the Chamber. Inclusion in the Welcome Bag Program will be a great way of gaining exposure for our business among the newly arrived to Salt Spring Island.
We are very happy with the support that the Chamber of Commerce has provided over the several years that we have been members. The referrals that we have received from Janet and the Chamber staff has made a real difference in our business. Do yourself a favour and join!
Salt Spring Island's New Home & Garden Show last weekend was a resounding success in attracting attendance of 350 on Friday night and 950 on Saturday. Over 40 businesses including specialized trades, financial services, retail, alternative energy, building supplies and community service and volunteer organizations had the opportunity to "show and tell" islanders and their friends about their products and services, all available locally.
The Salish Sea Marine Trail is born! - BC Marine Trails Network: Kayak tours, adventure, kayaking maps. Trans Canada Trail (TCT) and BC Marine Trails Network Association have come up with the perfect recipe for connecting Vancouver Island and the rest of Canada by trail. Just add saltwater and stir with a paddle. The result will be the Salish Sea Marine Trail, a blueway – a saltwater route designed for paddlecraft and small beachable boats
The Chamber Board is happy to announce that a 5-Year Strategic Plan has been developed to guide the organization from 2016-2020. The plan defines our mandate and objectives, working towards benefiting members and the Salt Spring community as a whole. Our tagline has been changed to reflect the work outlined in the plan, which is now: "Bringing Business and Community Together".
The Chamber is proud to announce that we have a new Board of Directors to represent the members and work with the community to make Salt Spring Island the best place to live, work, play - and do business - in Canada. As volunteers, they are contributing their time and energy so that we can have a Chamber of Commerce that represents your interests. They will be working together on initiatives that will work towards Chamber goals including supporting business, growing tourism and community sustainability.
Destination BC and the Southern Gulf Islands are working together in a ground-breaking tourism marketing initiative called “Experience the Southern Gulf Islands”, showcasing our region and inviting visitors to our eco-friendly Islands for outdoor adventure [...]