Hamilton Chamber Member Events & Bulletin Board

Community Events

Hamilton Professionals want you to celebrate the weekend with Nair Lacruz, who will present an online cooking demonstration of classic Spanish Seafood Paella. Learn more about it here.

The Brott Music Festival is producing Brott Music Live: a series of interactive webcast performances hosted on Thursday evenings at 7:30pm. Watch all upcoming performances on their YouTube Channel or Facebook Live.

The Canadaian Black Chamber of Commerce is hosting the largest virtual 3D gathering of Black tech professionals globally. Date: On October 22 -23. This event is one that you, as a Black tech professional, or an ally cannot afford to miss. Learn more here.

Community News & Bulletin Board

Lawrie Insurance Group, a recognized leading Canadian insurance brokerage, announced the company’s complete rebranding and launch of its new website. The new identity represents positive change and growth. Check it out at http://www.lawriegroup.com.

Mohawk College is hiring a Program Manager for the Bay Area Climate Change Council. Click here for the job post.

McMaster University: Hire a Master of Biomedical Discovery & Commercialization internship student! McMaster Master’s students are actively seeking internships for January 2021. There are funding opportunities available that can offset the cost of hiring. Click here to learn more about MBDC students and grant opportunities to hire them.

United Way Halton & Hamilton collaborated with community partners through an Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) grant to expand Financial Empowerment and Problem Solving (FEPS) program, supporting low-income individuals. See the press release here, outlining how the program will have a positive impact on the lives our community’s most vulnerable.

The Lung Health Foundation is challenging YOU to pick up your hockey sticks, set up your nets and join a hockey movement by taking part in the #MyLungLife Hockey Challenge – a brand new event raising funds to ensure no one faces lung disease alone! Learn more here.

The Six Nations of the Grand River’s Elected Council has launched a COVID-19 Relief Fund to help ease the increasing financial burden of their ongoing emergency response efforts. Read more here.

The Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation is hosting a 50/50 Inspiration Lottery. The current jackpot is over $6,000! Join in for an opportunity to win BIG and feel good knowing you made a difference. Tickets start at $5. Join in here.

The Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation is working remotely and continuing to raise funds to support the highest priority needs across their hospital sites. Click here to learn more about HHSF’s annual events and how you can support the community. Upcoming events are listed below:

MacKids Truck Tow Tour 2020 (late Aug/early Sept) in support of McMaster Children’s Hospital
Strides for the General (Sept 10-19) in your own community, walk or run once, or multiple times in support of Hamilton General Hospital
Illuminight Reimagined (Oct 02) a virtual event in support of Juravinski Hospital & Cancer Centre

The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) requires your web content to meet accessibility requirements by next year. Dyer & Duman Design offers an accessibility website audit and our team can create a plan to redesign your web content well before the January 2021 deadline. hello@dyerduman.design | 905-529-2303 

Please contact Cassandra at c.dambrosio@hamiltonchamber.ca to submit an event or news item.