Thanks to Community Futures Sunshine Coast for a great first workshop in their Self Employed Women's series! The room was packed and the speakers were outstanding. I even shared a ride there! Please join us for the next workshop. Get your tickets and arrange a free ride at the link below.
"The Money Side of Business" Learn how to maximize financial tools to make informed decisions in your business, and to access loans and credit when needed. This workshop will focus on profitability, budgeting, reporting and financing. Presenter: Chris Reid, CPA. Guest speaker: Sharon Anderchek, Sunshine Coast Credit Union.
Light breakfast provided.
Do you want to start-up a business with social and environmental impact? If so then LEAP is for you.They helped us launch www.share-there.com and they can help you too. Don't miss the deadline for this great opportunity!
Another great event coming up with tickets now on sale! Please join us in welcoming world renowned economist and author Michael Shuman for an evening presentation October 20 focused on accelerating community prosperity through local investing.
Entrepreneurs, investors, innovators and community leaders won’t want to miss Shuman’s forward thinking appeal for economic reform at the grassroots level. Shuman will offer real-time suggestions for keeping our hard-earned money invested in local businesses and organizations, and demonstrate how investors can expect a financial and social return on local investments. Shuman is an expert in community economic development as well as an accomplished speaker and instructor. His understandable and informative presentation will explain trends and opportunities emerging in North America that support local prosperity. Attendees will leave knowing more about:
· Why local businesses create prosperous communities.
· How investors may achieve financial and social returns with local investments.
· New local investment options emerging on the Sunshine Coast.
"5 Start-up Mistakes" is happening this week and space is limited. Are you a woman who's self employed or considering self employment? This workshop is for you! Space is limited and free ride sharing is available. Buy tickets and arrange a ride at the link below. It's only $10 for the workshop and you can sign-up for each workshop in the series separately. Hope to see you there.
Is this cool or what? Tickets now on sale! Hosted by contemporary textile artist Nell Burns, this is a wearable Art Fashion Show and Sale. More than twenty artists have painted and embellished fabric like they would canvas and transformed it into unique wearable women’s coats.Enjoy a catwalk of these works of wearable art, followed by a silent auction of the jackets. There will be live performance art, music and refreshments.Tickets are $20 entertainment will be starting at 7pm. All ages welcome!
Great events coming up this fall with tickets now available! Allison Crowe and Band, Coats of Paint and Community Futures Workshops for Self Employed Women are now all available at www.share-there.com Get your tickets early!
If you're travelling to or from Vancouver this weekend, take Pacific Ferries! Horseshoe Bay buses may not be running, so just skip the bus and take a ferry instead. Book your tickets for this long weekend in advance at www.share-there.com/pacificferries
Pacific Ferries to the rescue! It's going to be crazy on BC Ferries this weekend so PACIFIC FERRIES is running special trips. See the full schedule and book in advance at www.share-there.com/pacificferries AND you can use www.share-there.com to RIDE SHARE! Arrange a carpool by signing up, then offer or request a free ride!
The COAST CAR CO-OP is also chipping in to help with travel by adding more cars near the Landing in case you need a vehicle. See http://www.coastcarco-op.ca/ for info.
According BC Ferries almost all their reservations have been spoken for next weekend. That means the potential for stranded people is CRAZY and we don't want anyone to be stranded. Enjoy your last LONG weekend of the summer!