Chamber of Commerce

Business Services/Projects

  • Promote business through various forms of media – radio, newspaper, local publications (i.e. Blaine Lake & District business directory brochure)
  • Regulates and maintains two sign corridors for local businesses along Highways 12 and 40
  • Business Directory
  • Promotion of Trade Fairs
  • Business expo (in conjunction with annual awards banquet) for local businesses allowing them to showcase their products and services
  • Offer Chamber of Commerce Group Insurance
  • Offer discounts on business debit and credit card transactions
  • Economic Development Committee in 2015- provide networking at chamber meetings
  • SEDA joined to provide access to database for grants and assistance from community coaches
  • Held their 1st Annual Golf Tournament

Community Services/Projects:

  • Tourism: promote local attractions and events through Spirit of the Northern Lakes tourism publication, Tourism Saskatchewan, local publications i.e. Blaine Lake Tourism Brochure
  • Sponsor youth: by offering Grade 12 post-secondary scholarship for students attending business administration and commerce programs, and financially assisting targeted school programs

Mission:

“To Foster an environment for Blaine Lake and Area Businesses can prosper”

The Blaine Lake & District Chamber of Commerce is a voluntary organization of business and professional individuals that work collaboratively with local municipal councils, businesses, residents to promote and support economic growth, employment opportunities and sustain a positive sense of community.

Goals:

  • Create and promote strong economic growth.
  • Create and promote positive sense of community among citizens.

Executive for 2015:

  • President – Patty Ciona
  • Vice President – Debbie Rodwin
  • Secretary – Sheryle Powley
  • Treasurer – Crystal Thorhaug

Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month.

New members are always welcome.
For more information, please contact a director
or email blainelakecofc@sasktel.net or call 306-497-2617