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Indigenous Peoples Day: A Celebration of Small Businesses

  • Presented By: Small Business BC
  • Dates: June 18, 2021
  • Time: 9:00 AM
  • Price: Free

In advance of National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21, 2021, let’s celebrate the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of First Nations in BC, with a special focus on entrepreneurs and small businesses!

 This webinar will cover how Indigenous businesses reflect Indigenous worldviews, cultural values, and ways of life. We will play, explore, and share some of our favourite examples.

 Join Erika Doehring, Gwich’in granddaughter and together we will foster community, celebrate Indigenous peoples and our successes, and highlight how Indigenous businesses thrive in diversity.

 What will I learn?

  • How indigenous businesses reflect Indigenous worldviews, cultural values, and ways of life
  • How Indigenous businesses thrive in a multitude of sectors and regions, celebrating their diversity outside stereotypes
  • Uncover Indigenous entrepreneurs' experiences and get a glimpse of their challenges and successes