B Local: Vancouver and British Columbia
Mar
14
8:00 AM08:00

B Local: Vancouver and British Columbia

"B Local: Vancouver" is a monthly gathering for B Corps in British Columbia.

The goal of this group is to cultivate relationships, increase collaboration, and generate business referrals between B Corps for the benefit of one another and the larger B Community. Please feel free to bring a friend who may be interested in the movement.

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B Corp 101: Learning to Measure What Matters
Apr
3
10:00 AM10:00

B Corp 101: Learning to Measure What Matters

  • Kelowna Downtown Library - 2nd Floor (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

B Corp™ entrepreneurs use their businesses to create lasting, beneficial impact in their communities and the environment. During this workshop, you will learn how you can measure success like B Corps do, by first measuring your company’s current impact in the areas of governance, employees, community, and environment, and then using these results to guide you forward as a social entrepreneur.

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B-Corp 101: Business as a Force for Good
Apr
18
11:00 AM11:00

B-Corp 101: Business as a Force for Good

  • True North Square - 4th Floor Conference Room (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This Lunch & Learn is designed to help businesses understand what a B-Corp is, who B-Corps are, why you should consider certification and how to get started. If you are a business owner interested in learning more about B-Corp certification or simply looking to complete an impact ‘health check’ then this Lunch & Learn is for you.

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Kelowna WE Talk Business Boot Camp
Jan
31
8:00 AM08:00

Kelowna WE Talk Business Boot Camp

  • Four Points by Sheraton Kelowna Airport (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Gain the skills and knowledge you need to grow your business. This full-day session is dedicated to Women Entrepreneurs (WE) who have been in business for a few years with a strong desire to grow. During each Boot Camp, WEs and women-owned businesses will get practical advice on leadership, growth strategy, financial literacy, sales and marketing, and human resources.

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Vancouver WE Talk Business Boot Camp
Jan
29
8:00 AM08:00

Vancouver WE Talk Business Boot Camp

Gain the skills and knowledge you need to grow your business. This full-day session is dedicated to Women Entrepreneurs (WE) who have been in business for a few years with a strong desire to grow. During each Boot Camp, WEs and women-owned businesses will get practical advice on leadership, growth strategy, financial literacy, sales and marketing, and human resources.

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B Local: Vancouver and British Columbia
Jan
10
8:00 AM08:00

B Local: Vancouver and British Columbia

"B Local: Vancouver" is a monthly gathering for B Corps in British Columbia. The goal of these meet ups is to cultivate relationships, increase collaboration, and generate business referrals between B Corps for the benefit of one another and the larger B Community. Please feel free to bring a friend who may be interested in the movement.

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B Local: Vancouver and British Columbia
Dec
13
8:00 AM08:00

B Local: Vancouver and British Columbia

"B Local: Vancouver" is a monthly gathering for B Corps in British Columbia.

The goal of this group is to cultivate relationships, increase collaboration, and generate business referrals between B Corps for the benefit of one another and the larger B Community. Please feel free to bring a friend who may be interested in the movement.

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The ReFrame, Cove & SPARK Holiday Social
Dec
10
5:30 PM17:30

The ReFrame, Cove & SPARK Holiday Social

In the spirit of bringing people together, The ReFrame Group + Cove Continuity Advisors & SPARK Creations have partnered to bring you the best Holiday Social in the city. You're guaranteed to meet amazing people and create meaningful connections with other professionals, entrepreneurs, community members and leaders.

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Sparkle Party 5: The Holiday Fete for Changemakers
Dec
7
to Dec 8

Sparkle Party 5: The Holiday Fete for Changemakers

Why throw your own Holiday party when we can throw it for you? The Sparkle Party’s raison d’ être is to provide a super inclusive and super fun Holiday party for individuals and organizations to connect, relax and celebrate another big year. It’s a party for folks who hustle all year round trying to create a better future for the diverse communities they serve.

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BC Buy Local Week
Dec
6
to Dec 9

BC Buy Local Week

“B.C. Buy Local week is an annual celebration of the unique contributions that B.C. businesses make to our economy. They strengthen the social fabric and donate to local causes. They provide great jobs, and support local service providers, keeping money circulating in the community. Consumers love local and B.C. Buy Local Week helps showcase B.C. local owned businesses, and B.C. local grown and local made products found in stores everywhere.”

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B.C. Buy Local Week Holiday Party with B Local B Corps
Dec
5
5:30 PM17:30

B.C. Buy Local Week Holiday Party with B Local B Corps

Buy Local Week encourages consumers to vote with their dollars for the kind of communities they want to live in. This month, LOCO BC, B Local Vancouver, and Lunapads are partnering to bring you the BC Buy Local holiday party! We’ll be celebrating at Lunapads’s new location, just in time for their 25th anniversary.

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BC Buy Local Week
Dec
3
to Dec 4

BC Buy Local Week

“B.C. Buy Local week is an annual celebration of the unique contributions that B.C. businesses make to our economy. They strengthen the social fabric and donate to local causes. They provide great jobs, and support local service providers, keeping money circulating in the community. Consumers love local and B.C. Buy Local Week helps showcase B.C. local owned businesses, and B.C. local grown and local made products found in stores everywhere.”

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Measure What Matters 101
Nov
8
1:00 PM13:00

Measure What Matters 101

Interested in becoming B Certified, but not sure where to start? This workshop entails an "impact health check" that will reveal your company’s strengths, as well as areas to work on, so that you’re ready to embark on your certification process!

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B Local: Vancouver and British Columbia
Nov
8
8:00 AM08:00

B Local: Vancouver and British Columbia

"B Local: Vancouver" is a monthly gathering for B Corps in British Columbia.

The goal of this group is to cultivate relationships, increase collaboration, and generate business referrals between B Corps for the benefit of one another and the larger B Community. Please feel free to bring a friend who may be interested in the movement.

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1% for the Planet Network Night
Oct
23
7:00 PM19:00

1% for the Planet Network Night

Need groceries? Bring your re-usable containers and stop by Nada this week during their networking event. At 8 PM, they’ll be sharing Nada’s story, as well as delving into the “1% for the Planet” initiative. It’ll be a great opportunity to meet like-minded people and learn about Vancouver’s actions plans for becoming a greener and healthier city.

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B Local: Vancouver and British Columbia
Oct
11
8:00 AM08:00

B Local: Vancouver and British Columbia

"B Local: Vancouver" is a monthly gathering for B Corps in British Columbia.

The goal of this group is to cultivate relationships, increase collaboration, and generate business referrals between B Corps for the benefit of one another and the larger B Community. Please feel free to bring a friend who may be interested in the movement.

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City of Vancouver Election: All Party Meeting on Small Business
Oct
2
5:30 PM17:30

City of Vancouver Election: All Party Meeting on Small Business

  • 1132 E Hastings St Vancouver, BC V6A 1S2 Canada (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Vancouver's small businesses make our city great, and yet they sometimes have a tense relationship with the City's government. At this event, we'll make sure the next mayor and council hears about the issues directly from businesses like yours, and we'll hear how they plan to make changes to create a better environment to do business in the city.

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2018 Champions Retreat
Sep
25
to Sep 27

2018 Champions Retreat

  • New Orleans, Louisiana USA (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Registration is now open!

Join hundreds of your fellow members of the B Economy for the best three days of the year. We're looking forward to another Retreat spent forging meaningful connections, building cross-sector collaboration, and celebrating your impact.

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Social Venture Institute Hollyhock (SVI)
Sep
19
to Sep 23

Social Venture Institute Hollyhock (SVI)

Join and learn alongside mission-based entrepreneurs from across sectors and generations for a five-day dynamic gathering to share goals, challenges and successes. SVI is a practical, problem-solving alternative “business school” within a confidential and supportive setting. For leaders of established small business and non-profit enterprises.

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Measure What Matters 101
Sep
13
1:00 PM13:00

Measure What Matters 101

Interested in becoming B Certified, but not sure where to start? This workshop entails an "impact health check" that will reveal your company’s strengths, as well as areas to work on, so that you’re ready to embark on your certification process!

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