"Queer all year"

Celebrating Pride season in the Halifax business community — and moving beyond it. In this cover story, we celebrate and promote 2SLGBTQ+ businesses and consider how we can weave Pride into our everyday business practices. Every business owner we spoke with identified actionable ways the business community can meaningfully affect change in our 2SLGBTQ+ community.

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Chamber Events

The Halifax Chamber offers over 100 events each year, including networking events, business luncheons, information sessions and galas; there is a little something for everyone. We provide the opportunity to gain new business knowledge while making valuable connections in the community. To see our upcoming event list, please visit our online calendar of events.

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Networking

FREE: SWEAT IT OUT with Orange Theory Fitness

August 24, 2022 | 12:00PM - 1:30PM | 6140 Young Street, Unit 40

Join us for a FREE workout with OrangeTheory Fitness. Try something new and sweat it out with the Chamber team!

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POWER LUNCH: 8 Steps to Creating a DEA&I Action Plan for your Organization

September 15, 2022 | 12:00PM - 1:30PM | 32 Akerley Blvd

Join us for a 30-minute session to learn how your organization can create a measurable plan to enhance inclusive practices that encourage clients, staff, and new talent to work along your side!

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Business Voice

Business Voice is Halifax’s business magazine. Digitally published every month for members of the Halifax Chamber of Commerce and Halifax’s business community, it is the main communication vehicle for members, containing information and updates on all areas of the Chamber’s work.

The magazine enjoys a wide reach through the Chamber's website, bulletin and social media platforms. The estimated monthly readership for the publication is 5,500 on all communication channels combined.

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Cover story

“Queer all year”

July 6, 2022

Celebrating Pride season in the Halifax business community — and moving beyond it.

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Spotlight

Local film and television productions shining spotlight on Nova Scotia.

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Advocacy

The Halifax Chamber strengthens your voice in front of all levels of government. We express your concerns to influence policy and increase economic prosperity in Halifax. We believe when we work together, we make Halifax a better place to do business. Experiencing red tape issues? Reach out to our Advocacy team!

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Say No to a Commercial Tax Increase

The Council-approves 2.9% increase in the tax rate equates to over $2,500 more on a business' tax bill which does not account for the increase the climate tax will also create.

Commercial tax rates are 4 times residential taxes.

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Latest Advocacy Work

  • 2021-2022 Municipal Pre-Budget Submission

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  • 2021-2022 HRM Budget Response

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  • Halifax Chamber 2021 Federal Budget Response

    | Topics: Budget Issues

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Our Members

With over 1,700 members, representing over 65,000 employees in Halifax, we offer a wide variety of benefits for local businesses. We have a subset of members for every industry and we advocate on their behalf. Members find value in cost-saving benefits, networking opportunities, local exposure and resources to grow their businesses.

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“Small businesses like New Scotland Clothing Co. power up so many of the neighbourhoods in the greater Halifax area and really help to build our economy in micro-locations, too.”

Patrick Sullivan, President and CEO of Halifax Chamber
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Geo's Restaurant & Pizzeria

Member since 2021

Geo's Pizzeria, a neighborhood restaurant that recently revealed its brand-new Logo! Geo's menu features wide range of exceptional cuisine, including pizza, power bowls, Authentic Mediterranean dishes, and more. All prepared with utmost attention to quality, flavour, and presentation. Stop by for a bite, a drink, or try Geo's exceptional catering services.

(902) 404-0808

suzana@geospizzeria.com

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