Longhouse Harvest Dinner

Community Event - Buy Tickets Below

The Longhouse Harvest Dinner will be taking place in the majestic longhouse on Coqualeetza grounds in Sardis. It is about bringing people together in the community to share locally harvested food, celebrating Indigenous culture and giving thanks to the Creator for our many blessings.

 

The meal will be catered by the amazing Merle's Eatery and guests will enjoy their meal while seated at the custom made cedar longtable VIP seating or on the bleachers for general seating. The evening will be filled with Indigenous entertainment, story-telling, a carving demo by renowned carver from Sts'ailes First Nation - Rocky LaRock and a silent auction full of amazing prizes. You won't want to miss out!

Visit the event site where you can purchase tickets by clicking the button below.

BC Rivers Day - Satelite Cleanup

Team Up to Clean Up

Let's help the Chilliwack/Vedder River Cleanup Society clean our beautiful rivers and its surrounding area! Anyone's help is greatly appreciated.

 

More the merrier, tell your friends and even bring the kids. Always great showing the younger generation how important it is to clean up our area and rivers.

 

All registered participants can enjoy the BBQ lunch at the Chilliwack Fish and Games Club at noon. Additional refreshments are supplied by the great folks at Tim Hortons and the Chilliwack Water Store. Cups for coffee or water will NOT be provided.


Once again gloves, garbage and recycling bags and you provide the 'boots on the ground'.

This event goes rain or shine.

 

Let us know who will meet us!

Sunday, September 22, 2019 

8:30am - Lickman Tim Hortons!

Monthly Coffee Rounds

Stay Grounded.

Join us for Coffee Rounds, which is a new initiative that allows for getting to know one another in an intimate setting. Each month we will be travelling to a different area to encourage networking, as we understand that travelling to Chilliwack isn't convenient for everyone. 

Upcoming dates - last Friday of each month at 1:00PM.

September 27th, 2019: The Blue Moose Coffee House, 322 Wallace St, Hope, BC

October 25th, 2019: Leq'a:mel Tim Horton's, 41350 Lougheed Hwy, Deroche, BC

November 29th, 2019: Garrison Bistro, 45555 Market Way #6, Chilliwack, BC

December - closed for Christmas

January 31st, 2020

February 28th, 2020

March 27th, 2020

Career Connections - October 1st, 2019

This event is for you if you are a women who wants to network and empower other women. Please rsvp through the Facebook event page, otherwise just drop in when you can. 


 

Tuesday October 1st, 2019

Doors open at 6:00PM

Event from 6:30PM - 9:00PM

7201 Vedder Road, Building 10 

 

Women Only!

Letśe Q'ép  &

Chamber Connections - October 28th, 2019

Tonight a unique group of Indigenous educational storytellers dedicated to increasing awareness of culture, history and experience from an Indigenous perspective. 

Networking will be for the first and last hour of the evening.
 

Tuesday October 28th, 2019

Event from 5:00PM - 8:00PM

Chilliwack Cultural Center

 

Stó:lō Business Awards - February 15th, 2020

The SBA will be hosting the Stó:lō Business Awards Ceremony on February 15th, 2020 at the Quality Hotel and Conference Center. The Master of Ceremonies will be Carol Anne Hilton, MBA who is the CEO and Founder of The Indigenomics Institute.


The evening will be filled with awards honoring deserving Indigenous businesses within S'olh Temexw, the Stó:lō Traditional Territory, Indigenous entertainment and the insightful knowledge of our MC, Carol Anne Hilton.

Early Bird ticket sales and nominations start on June 21st, 2019.

Career Connections - February 1st, 2020

This event is for you if you are a women who wants to network and empower other women. Please rsvp through the Facebook event page, otherwise just drop in when you can. 


 

Tuesday February 4th, 2020

Doors open at 6:00PM

Event from 6:30PM - 9:00PM

7201 Vedder Road, Building 10 

 

Women Only!

Past Events

Letśe Q'ép

SBA Members Only!

SBA Members-this is your night!

Come out for our first Letśe Q'ép of 2018. This is your chance to network with other SBA Members, learn about inclusive programs and Member Benefits and meet your new Board and Executive Director. 

Tonight will be food themed and will showcase SBA businesses including Stó:lō Bannock. Save room for some savory edibles and support our SBA Members by spreading the word of how amazingly delicious it was!

**The incomparable Eddie Gardner will be opening the meeting for us**

 

Thursday April 26th, 2018

5:30-7:30pm

Building 10

7201 Vedder Road

Chilliwack, BC

Please RSVP to Alena through Facebook, by phone at (604)824-5276 or clicking on the button below.

Stó:lō Economic Breakfast

SBA Members and Invite Only!

Letśe Q'ép - July 5th, 2018

Join Stó:lō leaders and economic decision-makers to pursue Stó:lō business opportunities, discuss the Stó:lō economy, and accelerate the Indigenous economy in S’ólh Téméxw, the Stó:lō Traditional Territory.

New Ideas | Business Opportunities | Ideas for Economic Diversity | Shaping the Future Outlook

Wednesday May 2nd, 2018

8:00-9:30am

Tzeachten Hall

Must contact to RSVP!

Hosted by Stó:lō Community Futures and Stó:lō Business Association.

SBA Members-this is your night!

Come out for our 2nd Letśe Q'ép of 2018. This is your chance to network with other SBA Members, learn about inclusive programs and Member Benefits.

 

More details to come!
 

Thursday July 5th, 2018

5:30-7:30pm

Cheam Trading Post

10235 Agassiz-Rosedale Hwy,

Rosedale, BC

 

If you're interested in becoming a Member please contact Alena McInroy and she'll formally invite you to a meeting, so you can see what the SBA is all about.


Please RSVP to Alena McInroy at    (604)824-5276 or clicking on the link below. 

Harvest Dinner - October 13th, 2018

A Community Event

The Harvest Dinner will be taking place in the majestic longhouse on Coqualeetza grounds in Sardis. It is about bringing people together in the community to share locally harvested food and giving thanks to the Creator. The meal will be catered by the amazing Merle's Eatery! The evening will be filled with Indigenous entertainment and a silent auction. You won't want to miss out!

A complementary cocktail hour will start off the evening at 5:30pm in the Interpretive Center that is connected to the Stó:lō Gift Shop. The gift shop will be open for business during this time; there is handcrafted local Indigenous merchandise for sale and we encourage you to purchase something that will likely stand out to you:)

This event and is open to everyone in the community!

5:30 PM – 8:00 PM PDT
7201 Vedder Rd - Longhouse
Chilliwack, BC V2R 4G5

Stó:lō Business Tradeshow -

November 8th, 2018

Exhibitor Discount for SBA Members

The Stó:lō Business Association is proud to present strong Indigenous businesses, that are all 51% or more Indigenous-owned and controlled and operate in S'olh Temexw, the Stó:lō  Traditional Territory. 

In the past the Stó:lō Business Tradeshow demonstrated the Indigenous Business community is strong and diverse enough to create its own specific Tradeshow, and the non-Indigenous business community is interested in networking and creating business relationship and partnerships together.

Date: November 8th, 2018

Time: 2:00PM - 7:00PM

Location: Tzeachten Hall, 45855 Promontory Road

 

If you're interested in being an Exhibitor please contact Alena McInroy at 

(604)824-5276 or clicking on the links below. 

Letśe Q'ép - November 29th, 2018

This is your chance to network with other SBA Members, learn about inclusive programs and Member Benefits.

 

Tonight we'll be hosting a short, but sweet Christmas soiree. Please bring a guest and join us for some appy's, prizes and good company. 
 

Thursday November 28th, 2018

5:30PM-6:30PM

7201 Vedder Road

Building 10 - 3rd Floor

 

Everyone is welcome!

Women's Retreat - July 14th, 2018

Shoneena Lee Loss is a First Nations healer, who will be facilitating the evening. Join us for dinner, smudging, meditation and a safe supportive environment where women can be women.

$50.00 - SBA Members
$60.00 - Non-Members

 

July 14th, 2018

5:30-8:00pm

Inner Vision Yoga - 45638 Lark Road

Dinner and beverages included.

 

Contact Alena McInroy at (604)378-0555 or get in touch below.

Men's Retreat - July 21st, 2018

Relax on the peaceful Fraser River fishing for sturgeon with a trained and licensed guide from Great River Fishing Adventures. It's an experience you won't forget!

 

SBA Members $125.00 

Non-Members $140.00

 

July 21st, 2018

10:00AM - 2:00PM

Meet at Island 22 - 45695 Cartmell Road

Lunch and beverages included.

 

RSVP to Alena McInroy at (604)378-0555 or sbavoice@gmail.com

Letśe Q'ép - September 27th, 2018

SBA Members-this is your night!

Come out for our 2nd Letśe Q'ép of 2018. This is your chance to network with other SBA Members, learn about inclusive programs and Member Benefits.

 

More details to come!
 

Thursday September 27th, 2018

5:30-6:30PM

Location TBA

 

If you're interested in becoming a Member please contact Alena McInroy and she'll formally invite you to a meeting, so you can see what the SBA is all about.


Please RSVP to Alena McInroy at    (604)824-5276 or clicking on the link below. 

Letśe Q'ép | Chamber Connections - January 22nd, 2019

This is your chance to network with other SBA Members and your community, learn about inclusive programs and Member Benefits.

 

We are pleased to announce that the SBA and the Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce will be partnering for this event. Join us for appy's, prizes and our first ever joint event. It's sure to be a great evening!
 

Tuesday January 22nd, 2019

5:00PM-9:00PM

7201 Vedder Road

Building 10 

 

Everyone is welcome!

Career Connections - February 5th, 2019

This event is for you if you are a women who wants to network and empower other women. Please rsvp through the Facebook event page, otherwise just drop in when you can. 


 

Tuesday February 5th, 2019

6:30PM - 8:00PM

7201 Vedder Road, Building 10 

 

Women Only!

Speed Networking - March 7th, 2019

Join us for a fun evening of speed networking! Registration is ideal, as there will be a roster of participating businesses. Participants will have the opportunity to choose their meetings before hand.

To register contact Alena McInroy at (604)824-276 or sbavoice@gmail.com

 

Thursday March 7th, 2019

6:00-7:30pm

Location TBA

 

Everyone is welcome!

Career Connection Women's Mixer - April 2nd, 2019

This event is for you if you are a women who wants to network and empower other women. Please rsvp through the Facebook event page HERE!


 

Tuesday February 5th, 2019

6:30PM - 9:00PM

7201 Vedder Road, Building 10 

 

Women Only!

AGM - April 25th, 2019

Letśe Q'ép

Tonight will be our AGM. A new Board will be elected, so we need SBA Members to attend to ensure we have quorum.

 

More details to come!
 

Thursday April 25th, 2018

6:00PM-7:00PM

Location: Building 10 - 1st Floor

 

If you're interested in becoming a Member please contact Alena McInroy and she'll formally invite you to a meeting, so you can see what the SBA is all about.


Please RSVP to Alena McInroy at    (604)824-5276 or clicking on the link below. 

Everyone's Welcome

WE WILL HEAR FROM THE FOLLOWING GROUPS REGARDING THE VISION FOR THEIR RESPECTIVE AREAS:

-VICE PRESIDENT OF LEASING AND ACQUISITION’S FROM PCI DEVELOPMENTS (COTTONWOOD MALL)
-VICE PRESIDENT OF DEVELOPMENT FOR WESTERN CANADA FOR SMARTCENTRES (CHILLIWACK MALL)
-DAVE ALGRA FROM ALGRA BROS. (DOWNTOWN CHILLIWACK)
-CHIEF DAVID JIMMIE FROM SQUIALA (EAGLE LANDING)
-TZEACHTEN FIRST NATION

WE'RE ALSO PLEASED TO ANNOUCE OUR 2 CO-SPONSORS FOR THE EVENING: FARM CREDIT CANADA AND WILMA'S TRANSITION HOUSE; WHO WILL BE BRIEFLY SHARING ABOUT VICTIM IMPACT WEEK AND THEIR REASONS FOR CHOOSING TO SPONSORING OUR EVENT. 

SQUIALA COMMUNITY CENTER 

45005 SQUIALA ROAD

5:00PM-8:00PM
 

Fishing Retreat

Open to All

Relax on the peaceful Fraser River fishing for sturgeon with a trained and licensed guide from Great River Fishing Adventures. It's an experience you won't forget!
 

July 14th, 2019 | 10:00AM - 2:00PMMeet at Islandd 22 | Lunch included


$140 SBA Members
$150 Non-Members
Lunch and tax included


*Special* Book the ladies only boat!


RSVP to Alena at sbavoice@gmail.com or 604.378.0555


We accept checks, credit cards and e-transfers


 

Cell: 604.378.0555

Fax(604) 858-3829

Office Hours: 8:30AM-4:30PM, but may vary

Monday - Friday, except Statutory Holidays

Building 10-3rd Floor 

7201 Vedder Rd,

Chilliwack, BC

V2R 4G5, Canada

Contact Stó:lō Business Association