YOUR COMMUNITY, YOUR CITY
DOWNTOWN TO GO
The current global risks have created unprecedented times that require unprecedented actions. Our community will come together to support these businesses, and we will emerge the other side stronger. #Downtowntogo is a movement.
BUSINESS is OPEN
We have put together a list of Downtown Kamloops Business OPEN + Updates which is subject to change. It includes all temporary closures, take-out options, pick-up, online stores and other business models that will help our community stay #ykastrong. We will try and update this list the best we can so you can make the necessary decisions.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED
COMMUNITY & INNOVATION
In this unprecedented time, small businesses and communities show resiliency through community & innovation #YKAStrong. Leadership through this crisis will exponentially determine recovery, and in what strength businesses return. Here are some ideas adopted by local businesses here in Downtown Kamloops.
SUPPORT FOR YOU AND YOUR EMPLOYEES
RESOURCES FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS
Most businesses are under an immense amount of stress during this pandemic. It is important as a business owner to stay informed via the latest official updates and ensure the utilization of resources the government has introduced. The following are some resources to assist in preparing for small business owners through this challenging time.
Now is the time to come together as a community and support one another. Join us in taking a pledge and committing to support our local businesses and community by being a Kamloops ambassador.
SUPPORT FOR BUSINESSES AFFECTED BY COVID-19
COMMUNITY FUTURES THOMPSON COUNTRY
Community Futures Thompson Country launched two new services to assist businesses in Kamloops, Clearwater, Barriere, Sun Peaks and Chase for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Businesses can now access the COVID-19 Loan program and COVID-19 Business Support Program.
Good News Stories
Let’s be honest, we are all feeling anxious and unsure by the COVID-19 pandemic in our community and around the world. These ‘Good News Stories’ in Kamloops will uplift your spirit. We will continue to update any good news that we hear through the weeks ahead and encourage you to share these with your family and friends. Remember #YKAStrong!