Hamilton Chamber Member Events & Bulletin Board

Community Events

Amica Dundas is pleased to invite you to our exciting virtual events this month (Nov 5 and Nov 18). We can’t wait to celebrate the autumn season and reconnect with friends, family members, and guests of our residence, even virtually. Click here to learn more.

Are you currently recruiting for seasonal contracts, part-time jobs or volunteer positions? Join McMaster University for the Volunteer and Part-Time Job Fair on November 10 at 11am-1pm to meet talented students and alumni. Connect with candidates in real time to find the right fit for your organization. Registration is free — now open on OSCARplus! Please send your questions or employment opportunities to careers@mcmaster.ca and volunteer opportunities to: volunteer@mcmaster.ca.

Bob Kemp Hospice invites you to an event that will use conversation to identify how our values can help us and our loved ones plan for the unexpected in end of life care. Virtual event on Zoom. ACP – The Game that Ignites Conversation on Oct 28, 2020 06:00 PM. Email events@kemphospice.org or call Jennifer at 905 387-2448 to join.

The United Way’s 19th Annual Sopinka Legal Luncheon will be held virtually this year on November 17 at noon. This year’s keynote speaker will be The Honourable Justice Nicholas Kasirer. Visit their website to learn more. We hope you can join us at this unique event, showcasing how much our local #LawyersCare #NowMoreThanEver

The Sustainability Leadership Program’s Business Sustainability 101 course on November 12 introduces you to the basics of sustainability and the breadth and depth of its impacts when it comes to influencing the success of your business.  Whether you want to understand how sustainability is relevant to your organization, to brush up on the current situation or build your Green Team, Business Sustainability 101 is for any employee to build the foundation they need to take action. Click here to learn more.

Check out all of the upcoming Supercrawl/Sonic Unyon events taking place in the next couple of months! Click here to learn more.

Hamilton Professionals Connecting meets virtually bi-weekly on Friday’s from 3:30 to 4:30. The group has nearly 650 members and is organized by Hamilton Chamber members James Wilson (Overdrive Design) and Sean McCormack (Art Aggregate). The group is for business owners and entrepreneurs in or around the greater Hamilton area looking for professional collaboration in a friendly and casual environment. Join us!

Redeemer University invites employers to register for their Career + Calling Virtual Networking Expo, November 3 and 4th, 2020 from 3-6pm. An opportunity for employers and students to discuss co-ops, internships, work-integrated learning and future careers. 

studio k2 hosts regular workshops and creative vacations for beginner artists and art-enthusiasts (for individuals & groups). Check out the full list of Fall/Witner 2020 events here.


Community News & Bulletin Board

Hire Trained Professionals for Your Food Manufacturing Company! Goodwill, The Amity Group would love to help you with your next hire. Get access to job-ready employees with federally recognized certifications from Food Processing Skills Canada. Click here for more information.

The McMaster Engineering Co-op & Career Services is seeking automotive or advanced manufacturing businesses looking to hire a co-op student from January-April 2021. Apply for the McMaster Career Ready Fund by October 28th and we will help cover the cost of hiring a McMaster Engineering Co-op Student (up to $8,000). For more information click here or contact our team at hire@mcmaster.caMcMaster University is a Magnet and Discover Ability Community Partner.

Applications are now open for the Innovation Factory’s 2021 Virtual Synapse Life Science Pitch Competition. Finalists receive training to develop their commercialization plan and pitch, and compete for chance to win cash and in-kind prizes. Applications close November 8, 2020. Click here to learn more about Synapse.

The need for blood doesn’t stop. During these unprecedented times, Canadian Blood Services continue to rely on the generosity of donors to help every patient, match every need, and serve every Canadian. You can donate blood at the Ancaster Donor Centre throughout the fall, or on December 7 at the Dundas Baptist Church.

Looking for a unique way to reward your staff or spread a little holiday cheer? Splitsville has two festive options to choose from this holiday season! Click here to learn more, and check out their safety protocols.

As a member of the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce, you have the opportunity to purchase season tickets for the Hamilton Honey Badgers at a discounted price! Click here to get the details.

To ensure a safe working environment for members, guests and employees, Uptown Business Club is offering a special “COVID-safe Membership” that includes unlimited use of private office space, 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. For a limited time. This flexible, safe office space membership is $300/month plus tax. Learn more.

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.