Celebrating the success of small businesses

By Contributor
October 8th, 2012

During the past 20 years, Community Futures Boundary has supported business development through the delivery of programs and services designed to assist new entrepreneurs, existing businesses and employees.  Their partnerships with other service providers and the business community   contributes to the provision of opportunities to foster economic growth in the Boundary region. 

Community Futures Boundary is pleased to announce our 20th Anniversary and Small Business Week Celebration. Each year Community Futures Boundary celebrates Small Business Week by honouring small businesses, a driving force in our local economy. The entire community is invited to join in to celebrate the many successes of small business in the Boundary on Tuesday, Oct. 23.

Small business is a critical component and major contributor to our local economy. Small businesses bring growth and innovation, and present new employment opportunities. It is in tribute to the dedication, perseverance, and successes of today’s entrepreneurs that we spotlight small businesses in the Boundary Region during Small Business Week. 

This year’s community nominated awards are in the categories of Innovative Community Organization, Community Entrepreneur, and the Green Business Award. Visit Community Futures Boundary’s website:   www.boundarycf.com  to nominate your choice.

The small business recognition and awards evening which will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 23, upstairs in the Grand Forks Curling Club from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. (business awards ceremony at 6:00 p.m.).  Please phone 250-442-2722 to confirm your attendance by Oct. 12. 

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