Gabriola Island Chamber of Commerce

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Advertising Open for 21/22 Visitor Guide

The 2021/22 Visitor Guide will build upon the momentum of the design change from last year. Although it wasn’t the regular visitor kind of year, the new look and feel of the Gabriola Visitor Guide received great reviews. This year there will be some tweaks to make it even better and there is also a 10% reduction for advertising reflected in this years pricing to help offset costs for our Chamber members. (Non-members pay 30% more)

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Past Chamber News

Business Award Winners 2020

Congratulations to the WINNERS of the 2020 Business Awards! A huge thank you to all of the community members who submitted thoughtful and uplifting nominations, we had over 60 in total!  Make sure to follow this Chamber Facebook page as we will be sharing more about...

Gabriola Chamber AGM – Feb 3, 2021

You are invited to attend the Gabriola Chamber of Commerce online 2020 AGM! Join fellow Chamber Members, Directors and Staff as we acknowledge the accomplishments and efforts contributing to the successes of the past year, and share plans for the future. To close the...

Business of the Year Awards

Happy New Year, Gabriola! Let's show some love to our business community! It's time to submit your nominations for the Business of the Year Awards. 2020 was quite a year and it's more important than ever to recognize the incredible community on Gabriola. This year you...

Great Opportunity for Youth (training & employment)

Youth Community Partnership Program The Gabriola Chamber is seeking five youth to participate in a training and skills development program. The 16-week program will include: Hootesuite Social Media Marketing Strategy course (online independent) 40 hours Group strategy...

Online Shopping Guide for Gabriola Island … #lovelocal !

We're here to help you find ways to support local! With the holiday season around the corner in the midst of a global pandemic, the Gabriola Chamber of Commerce is encouraging residents to keep supporting local businesses as they start to think about Christmas...

Did you know?

In the past 2 years the Chamber has helped launch 5 new island businesses. supported over 40 individual businesses through one-on-one services. assisted in the development of 8 business plans for local enterprise. hosted 16 events for networking, learning and business...

Meet the Maker – Fran Usher

Meet the Maker – Fran Usher

Featured Yellow Flag Chamber Member The Gabriola Chamber would like to introduce you to Frances Usher, sculptor and painter! Hello! I'm Fran Usher Straddling BC and Ontario for most of my life, and raising a family in the east, no wonder our clan is spread across...

Meet the Maker – Anita Jackel

Meet the Maker – Anita Jackel

Featured Yellow Flag Chamber Member The Gabriola Chamber would like to introduce you to Anita Jackel of Indian Summer Leather Design!   My name is Anita Jackel and my business is Indian Summer Leather Design. I am passionate about creating colourful, versatile,...

Meet the Maker – Melinda Wilde

Meet the Maker – Melinda Wilde

Featured Yellow Flag Chamber Member The Gabriola Chamber would like to introduce you to Melinda Wilde of Our House Art Studio!   Hello! I’m Melinda Wilde and I’ve been creating fine works on paper for over 30 years. In the last few years, I’ve gravitated to...

Volunteer Opportunity

The Gabriola Visitor Centre opens July 1st and is seeking one or two more volunteers. If you or someone you know has a love and passion for our beautiful island; likes interacting with and meeting people; enjoys sharing knowledge about Gabriola; and would enjoy a...