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Abbotsford Chamber Brings Economic Risks of Flooding to the Forefront at BC Chamber AGM

News Releases | Jun 9, 2022

June 9, 2022 – Abbotsford, BC – The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce alongside the Surrey Board of Trade and Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce highlighted the importance of addressing future flooding risks and rebuilding at the Annual General Meeting of the …

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New Report Finds Abbotsford Agriculture Industry is Responsible for $3.8 Billion in economic activity

News Releases | May 25, 2022

ABBOTSFORD, May 25, 2022 – The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce, under academic guidance of the University of the Fraser Valley and the University of British Columbia, with financial support from the City of Abbotsford and TD sponsors, released its 2022 …

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Abbotsford Chamber recognized for Disaster Relief Efforts

News Releases | Apr 26, 2022

ABBOTSFORD, April 26, 2022 – The Abbotsford Chamber was recognized today by the BC Economic Development Association for its leadership role in supporting farmers and businesses to recover after the devastating floods that affected the Fraser Valley last year.  The …

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Study reveals Abbotsford’s not-for-profit organizations drive social benefits and economic growth

News Releases | Dec 15, 2021

There is a correlation between a city with a strong not-for-profit culture and a thriving community with a robust economy, according to a new study released by the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce (ACOC) and the University of the Fraser Valley …

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ABBOTSFORD CHAMBER CELEBRATES SUPPORT AT BC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

News Releases | May 29, 2021

MAY 29, 2021 – Abbotsford, BC – Today concluded the annual BC Chamber of Commerce AGM & Policy Convention which took place virtually May 28 and 29th with delegates and stakeholders from across the province who proposed and debated critical …

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ABBOTSFORD CHAMBER VOICES CONCERNS ON 2021 FEDERAL BUDGET AND LACK OF STRONG BUSINESS RECOVERY PLAN

News Releases | Apr 20, 2021

April 20, 2021 – Abbotsford, BC – Yesterday the federal government tabled its first budget in two years and announced $101.4B in new spending. The deficit at the end of 2020 was reported at $354.2 billion, with higher deficit projections …

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CHAMBER WELCOMES NEW BOARD AT AGM AND CELEBRATES PAST YEAR’S ACHIEVEMENTS

Announcements, News Releases | Mar 15, 2021

(Abbotsford) – March 18, 2021 – The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce held its Annual General Meeting on Friday, March 12th where it welcomed its new Board and celebrated achievements in 2020. The Board undertook a comprehensive recruiting process and clearly …

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Abbotsford Chamber Voice at 2020 Canadian Chamber AGM & Policy Convention

October 27, 2020 – Abbotsford, BC – The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce participated in the 2020 Canadian Chamber of Commerce AGM & Policy Convention Oct 26th & 27th, joining nearly 1,000 virtual participants.  Chambers, members, and stakeholders from across the …

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Abbotsford Chamber to host Virtual Provincial Election Local All-Candidate Meetings

News Releases | Oct 2, 2020

Abbotsford Chamber to host Virtual Provincial Election Local All-Candidate Meetings The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce together with the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board and the Fraser Valley Indo-Canadian Business Association will be hosting three All-Candidate Meetings, one for each of …

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Abbotsford Chamber and the BC Chamber Supports First Steps in Province’s Economic Recovery Plan

News Releases | Sep 21, 2020

Abbotsford Chamber and the BC Chamber Supports First Steps in Province’s Economic Recovery Plan “We appreciate that government sees this as the next step, not the final step, in the road to recovery.” says Dan Baxter, Director of Policy and …

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