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Black-Owned Businesses in YYC

Updated July 16, 2020. Supporting local Black-owned businesses is just one way we can invest in Black communities and create a brighter future for all. It starts with knowledge, including understanding the various ways you can support local. Here is a list of Black-owned businesses in YYC we’ve compiled. We will be continually updating the...

5 Practical Ways to Support Local Businesses in 2020

Local businesses are the lifeblood of our communities, but many are currently facing difficult financial strains. Now more than ever before, they need our continued support in order to survive. We recently discussed all the reasons why you can feel good about supporting local. But what does supporting local businesses look like? Here are some...

Think Local! Why You Can Feel Good About Supporting Small & Local Businesses

Small businesses play a big role in Canada. Here are 7 reasons why we all can feel good about supporting small and local businesses. Job Creation Successful startups are in the business of employing people. Of the 1.18 million employer businesses across Canada, 1.15 million (98%) of them are small businesses, according to a 2017...