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Chamber of Commerce Board Encourages You to Vote on September 9th!

The Salt Spring Chamber has a mandate to support what is best for the community and our members. We also have a focus on ensuring that we have good governance on the island and that solutions are found for important issues such as housing and water. We are sharing the Incorporation Study Final Report with the public and our members in order for you to be informed as you decide how to vote in the September 9th Municipal Referendum.

2017-08-10T17:29:35+00:00July 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Will Salt Spring be the Destination of Choice for Americans?

In the March 1st Times Colonists, Jack Knox has written an article siting Salt Spring as a West Coast retreat for Americans who may not be pleased with the current political landscape.  Should Donald Trump be elected, will they join their Vietnam War draft-dodgers here on SSI?  “It’s Super Tuesday, with 13 states holding presidential [...]

2016-12-06T15:13:14+00:00March 2nd, 2016|Chamber News, Front Page News, promo|

Salt Spring Island featured in the Globe and Mail as a “hot destination”!

Here are the words for writer Tara Henley:  ” From the moment that the plodding BC Ferry backed out of Tsawwassen Harbour in Vancouver, the experience was vintage Gulf Islands. The views were as spectacular as ever. A vast expanse of ocean surrounded the ship, each inlet decorated with rust-coloured arbutus trees, seagulls circling overhead.”  [...]

2016-03-30T15:45:58+00:00January 19th, 2016|Chamber News, Front Page News, promo|

Garry Oaks wins “Best in Category” at the 2015 Vancouver International Wine Competition

In a recent international competition conducted by Vancouver Magazine, and involving approximately 1000 wines from around the world, Garry Oaks Winery’s 2013 Pinot Noir + Zweigelt was judged to be one of the top 10 wines, winning the “Best in Category” for Light Red Wines. It was one of only two wines from British Columbia [...]

2016-12-06T15:13:14+00:00December 14th, 2015|Chamber News, Front Page News, promo|

Salt Spring Island Featured on Trip Adviser – 8 Canadian Destinations to Visit in 2016!

Want to know where Trip Adviser thinks you should visit in 2016?  How about Salt Spring Island, BC?  They chose us one of the best destinations in Canada, featuring our laid-back charm, scenic beauty and arts scene.  Congratulations, Salt Spring Island!  Want to read about this for yourself?  Visit their website to read the full [...]

2016-12-06T15:13:14+00:00November 16th, 2015|Chamber News, Front Page News, promo, Uncategorized|

Salt Spring Island Featured in WestJet Magazine

Salt Spring Island has done it again!  We have been featured in another major publication as one of the 15 Places to Visit in 2015!   Included in the WestJet Magazine article are some amazing tropical destination, beautiful islands and great city destinations from around the globe.   What they have to say about us:   “Craving [...]

2016-12-06T15:13:14+00:00July 10th, 2015|Chamber News, promo|

Chamber Launches New Shop Local Program

The Salt Spring Chamber of Commerce is excited to be launching a new Shop Local initiative for Salt Spring Island.   According to Chamber President Li Read “Shopping locally is a way to sustain our entire local economy.   Spending dollars in one store allows that owner to spend dollars at his/her chosen locations, which allows other [...]

2016-12-06T15:13:16+00:00March 6th, 2015|Chamber News, Front Page News, promo|

Join the Chamber and Grow the Island Economy!

Become a member of Salt Spring’s non-profit business co-op which has been here since 1948!  This offer includes: member discounts, your profile on the Chamber member directory, a profile on Salt Spring Tourism website, access to member benefits and referrals from the Chamber’s  Business Resource and Referral Centre and Visitor Information Centre, member mixers and [...]

2016-12-06T15:13:17+00:00December 10th, 2014|Chamber News, Front Page News, promo|