Resiliency Fund

Building up a tried and true style of communication: NERP’s neighbourhood kiosks

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This pandemic has changed our world and our island––physical distancing, frequent handwashing and the appearance of face masks––but imagine other emergencies in our future. Imagine a large earthquake: homes and trees toppled, power and internet down, roads in ruin and connection to the mainland severed. Imagine a forest fire raging out of control or a chemical […]

Resiliency Fund

Navigators helping Bowen businesses

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The COVID resources can seem endless—the lists of government programs and help sites everywhere. To help Bowen businesses cut through all the information and access provincial and federal grants, subsidies, loans and other programs, are Bowen’s brand-new business navigators – Rod Marsh and Vaune Kolber. Marsh and Kolber, both local business people, are respectively chair […]