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Call for Board Members: Canada’s LGBT+ Chamber of Commerce

The CGLCC Board of Directors are volunteers from diverse professional backgrounds who are elected for two-year terms to manage the…

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OUT For Business Youth Entrepreneurship Cohort 2021 – Toni Johnson, Founder, Pelican Fitness

The CGLCC Youth Entrepreneurship Program empowers LGBT+ entrepreneurs between the ages of 18 and 39 by providing them with support…

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OUT For Business Youth Entrepreneurship Cohort 2021 – Jordan Hipson, Founder, Over Sea Real Estate Management

The CGLCC Youth Entrepreneurship Program empowers LGBT+ entrepreneurs between the ages of 18 and 39 by providing them with support…

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OUT For Business Youth Entrepreneurship Cohort 2021 – Scarlett McAllister, Printmaker, Rabittown Press

The CGLCC Youth Entrepreneurship Program empowers LGBT+ entrepreneurs between the ages of 18 and 39 by providing them with support…

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Join the conversation. #BellLetsTalk

Now more than ever, it’s important to prioritize our mental health and be there to support one another as a…

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OUT For Business Youth Entrepreneurship Cohort 2021 – Connor Remus, Founder, Connor Remus Photography and Remus & Co.

The CGLCC Youth Entrepreneurship Program empowers LGBT+ entrepreneurs between the ages of 18 and 39 by providing them with support…

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OUT For Business Youth Entrepreneurship Cohort 2021 – B Adair, Founder, Just B Diversity and Inclusion Consulting

The CGLCC Youth Entrepreneurship Program empowers LGBT+ entrepreneurs between the ages of 18 and 39 by providing them with support…

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OUT For Business Youth Entrepreneurship Cohort 2021 – Tim Campbell-Smith, Strategist

The CGLCC Youth Entrepreneurship Program empowers LGBT+ entrepreneurs between the ages of 18 and 39 by providing them with support…

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The 50-30 Challenge – Canada’s LGBT+ Chamber of Commerce

The CGLCC applauds the federal government’s recent announcement of The 50 – 30 Challenge: Your Diversity Advantage. This initiative brings…

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Response to the Fall Economic Statement – Canada’s LGBT+ Chamber of Commerce

Canada’s LGBT+ Chamber of Commerce (CGLCC) listened with great interest as the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister…

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Transgender Day of Remembrance

Transgender Day of Remembrance is held every year on November 20 to memorialize the transgender individuals who have lost their…

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Announcing The 2020 Business Leadership Award Winners

Toronto, ON: Today, Canada’s LGBT+ Chamber of Commerce (CGLCC) announces the winners of its Business Leadership Awards taking place on…

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Small Business Month presented by TD: Mirror Image Media

October is Small Business Month, and together with TD we are profiling LGBT+ owned small businesses across Canada that have…

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Small Business Month presented by TD: EAC Construction

October is Small Business Month, and together with TD we are profiling LGBT+ owned small businesses across Canada that have…

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Finalists Announced: CGLCC Business Leadership Awards

Tegan & Sara to Receive Legacy Award Honouring Long-standing Contributions to the LGBT+ Community Toronto, ON: Today, Canada’s LGBT+ Chamber…

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Meet Our Interns: Mathieu Baril (he/him)

Mathieu joined CGLCC as Intern, Marketing Coordinator in 2020. Before joining the team, he pursued doctoral studies in philosophy at McGill…

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Meet Our Interns: Zhané Stimpson (she/her)

Zhané Stimpson is a computer science student with a love for activism and social justice. She loves learning about different…

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Zoe Vandekas

Meet Our Interns: Zoe Vandekas (she/her, they/them)

Zoe Vandekas is a fourth year Intercultural Relations student at Ryerson University. Their most inspiring and fulfilling professional endeavours so far have…

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Robert Sharp

Small Business Month presented by TD: Out Adventures

October is Small Business Month, and together with TD to profile LGBT+ owned small businesses across Canada that have been…

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Meet Our Interns: Sharon Levitsky (she/her)

Sharon Levitsky graduated with an International Bachelor of Arts from Glendon College, York University in 2019. Having studied Political Science…

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Small Business Month presented by TD: Cleaning 4 U

October is Small Business Month, and together with TD we are profiling LGBT+ owned small businesses across Canada that have…

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Statement on the Speech from the Throne – CGLCC, Canada’s LGBT+ Chamber of Commerce

Thursday, September 24, 2020 CGLCC listened with great interest to the Speech from the Throne at the opening of the…

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OUT For Business 2020 Program Launch

CGLCC makes supporting young people in the LGBT+ community a priority and with over 3.4 million entrepreneurs in Canada alone,…

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LGBT+ Youth Entrepreneur Program – #OUTForBusiness

CGLCC is excited to announce that applications are now being accepted for Out For Business, a mentorship program to support LGBTQ youth through business and entrepreneurship.

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Peter Hawkins Wins Businessperson of the Year

Independent Business Owner wins Mississauga Board of Trade Business Person of the Year at annual Gala

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Career Launcher Internship Program

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) through its Career-Launcher Internship program, offers wage subsidies of up to $15,000 to hire recent graduates. This program…

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United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)

On September 30, 2018, Canada, the United States and Mexico announced that they had reached a new and modern trade…

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