What's New This Week - May 26, 2022

Written by 

Robin Cooke


May 26, 2022

What's New This Week - May 26, 2022

Government of Canada Launches New Coaching Service to Increase Supplier Diversity in Federal Procurement

The Government of Canada has launched a new coaching service designed to help bidders from diverse socio-economic groups that have had limited success bidding on federal procurement opportunities address the bidding challenges they have previously faced.

Delivered by PSPC’s Procurement Assistance Canada, the coaching service will give businesses from diverse socio-economic priority groups (women, Indigenous Peoples, Black and racialized Canadians, persons with disabilities and LGBTQ2+ Canadians) access to one introductory meeting and at least 3 personalized coaching sessions with a procurement specialist from Procurement Assistance Canada’s regional offices. These sessions will help the businesses explore the areas of the bidding journey where they may require assistance.

Read More Here

CDAP Canada Digital Adoption Program – Grow Your Business Online Guidelines 2022

The maximum grant amount available is $2,400 Program Overview Small business is the backbone of Ontario’s economy and their success is integral to local economic prosperity and vibrant communities, but the way Canadians do business has changed, and more business is being done online than ever before. In an effort to support business and communities across the province, The Ontario Chamber of Commerce, with the support of Government of Canada has launched The Canada Digital Adoption Program (CDAP) Grow Your Business Online. It has been established to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) realize their full potential by adopting e-commerce technologies.

Read The Guidelines Here


Dress for success and drop in with plenty of resumes to meet with employers who are looking to hire full and part time positions. Connect with these local employers and more⤵

🔹 Chuck's Roadhouse

🔹 The Steeves & Rozema Group

🔹 AG Event Graphics

🔹 Forest Golf Club & Inn

🔹 County of Lambton, HR Department

🔹 GardaWorld

🔹 Paladin Security

🔹 Pathways Health Centre for Children

🔹 ReVital Polymers

and many more...

Watch the Community Employment Services Facebook page for an updated list of employers.


Where:  Camlachie Community Centre – 6767 Camlachie Road  

When:   June 2, 2022

Time:    9:30 am – 12 pm

Bring:    Resumes, Social Insurance Number and Photo ID

Learn more: lambtoncollege.ca/CESevents

Drive Through Plant Sale
May 26-28
Proceeds go to Rayjon Projects for Haiti

Read All About It Here!

Download the map here and join the fun!!

Tourism Sarnia-Lambton is excited to celebrate National Tourism Week with a public self-driving tour throughout Lambton County  “Unlock Lambton” on Saturday, June 4, 2022.

The driving tour features 20 Lambton County attractions and sites for the public to visit that highlight our rich culture, history, arts, nature and diverse heritage.



May 27th is all about you!

Join us while Chef Doug Wong creates a beautiful all-vegetarian menu to take you on a culinary adventure!
Event starts at 6pm. $80 per person.
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This Week's Member Spotlight is on our Member...Kitano Sushi

Kitano Sushi has been a great Chamber member and delivers delicious sushi!  Located at 415 Exmouth St and open 12:00pm to 8:00pm. Visit their Facebook page to see their full menu and order your take out today or dine-in for a great meals!Visit Their Facebook Page Today!

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