Chamber News: .......
Mackenzie Bucks! Do you need a gift idea for a family member, friend or employee? We have a suggestion...Mackenzie Bucks...keeping our shopping dollars in our community. Just call the Chamber and we can arrange your purchase! 250-997-5459. Can be redeemed at many businesses in Mackenzie..check it out!
We would like to introduce the 2021 Chamber Executive and Board of Directors:
President: Rachael Weber
Vice President: Louise Skavlebo
Treasurer: Lucy Hinkelman
Secretary: Megan Brumovsky
Directors: Shannon Bezo, Sheila Cox, Christine Grattan, Karl Peet, Katja Traude
We extend our sincere appreciation to all that supported our 1st Virtual Auction......we wanted to bring something to the community that was fun and different while supporting the Chamber with our initiatives for 2021. We are super excited about the results....thank you everyone!
The Chamber Office has moved.....our new location is #11-600 Mackenzie Boulevard.....right next to Hub International Barton's Insurance.
We are now back to regular hours...Monday to Friday, 8:30 am - 12 noon and 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm. Social Distancing and hand sanitization are in effect. Please obey all posted signs. Our local Visitor Centre is also located in the Chamber Office (soon to be at #11-600 Mackenzie Boulevard) with same COVID19 requests upon entering. Please call if you need any information at 250-997-5459.
Business and COVID 19
There is volumes of information being received daily on support programs and procedures to help business navigate through these uncertain times. We will provide information as it becomes available through your Chamber Membership email. If you are not a Chamber Member and need information, please call the Chamber office at 250-997-5459. We will be happy to help! Stay safe!
LET OUR VOICES BE HEARD Mackenzie Matters, Our Logs Our Jobs
Mackenzie Matters was founded in July 2019 by threee business women, Kim Guthrie, Lynda Moreland and Louise Skavlebo. The group formed is made up of union members, local business owners and concerned citizens. Mackenzie Maters is a non-partisan group that has come together to involved our community and take action and stand up to be heard. Our group is focised on having the government of British Columbia listen and make changes when required within the forest practise code to make our forest resource attainable, usable and keep our mills open and our community residents employed. Mackenzie Matters is undertaking actions to ensure a sustainable Timber Supply Area for this community. We are working together to achieve sustainable resources for Mackenzie and a commitment to reacting to change in a positive way. We are determined to maintian fair and equal access of our timber supply. Mackenzie Matters held a successful rally on August 22, 2019 that attracted multiple speakers which included the Honorable Doug Donaldson, Minister of Forest, Lands and Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development. We need change and we want it now. Mackenzie Matters! Our Logs, Our Jobs!
Our General Meetings are cancelled untill further notice.