The Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce, together with Startup YMM, are making history during this year’s Small Business Week celebrations by offering six contest prizes valued at over $13,000 in total!
Three community members have the chance to win a Love.Shop.Local prepaid gift card valued at up to $5000.00 from the Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce, while the local businesses they support will win a customized Business Startup Package from StartupYMM valued at up to $2000.00!
Entering is easy, just visit the Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce Facebook page, like and share our special Small Business Week video, and tag your favorite small business. We're accepting entries until Saturday, October 23rd.
We'll select our lucky winners on Monday, October 25th.
Established in 1979, Small Business Week is a national celebration of Canadian entrepreneurs, the contribution they make to our economy, and the enrichment they provide to the communities they serve.
Locally, Small Business Week will include the return of Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce Business Awards Celebration Gala on Thursday, October 21st—a marquee event for the region. Discover more about the Gala by visiting fortmcmurraychamber.ca/businessawards
Startup YMM is a small business incubator and technology makers space, operated by the Fort McMurray Wood Buffalo Economic Development & Tourism. Startup YMM is focused on building a culture of invention and entrepreneurship in the Wood Buffalo region. Helping entrepreneurs navigate challenges at each stage of their ventures through educational programs, building community, and creating spaces where entrepreneurs can work on their idea and be inspired by each other.
Learn more at: www.startupymm.ca
The Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce hosts several events throughout the year. Click here for pictures of our Business and Community Awards Reception, our Duffet n' Divot Golf Tournament, our monthly Networking Luncheons and our Small Business Week Celebrations.