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WATCH: Central Alberta Pregnancy Care Centre wins Business of the Year in the “Not-for-Profit” Category

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As a proud platinum sponsor of the 2019 Business of the Year Awards, we hope you enjoy these videos, produced by Todayville in association with Are You Social

Our first story is about Central Alberta Pregnancy Care Centre, winner of the Red Deer and District Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year Award in the “Not-for-Profit” category.  Please watch their video below and learn more about this great local organization! 

“…Whether you are wondering if you are pregnant or wanting to receive a free pregnancy test, Central Alberta Pregnancy Care Centre is here to answer your questions with expertise as well as care and compassion. At CAPCC, we recognize that women have a right to make their own choice about the outcome of their pregnancy and their sexual health. We are here to help teen girls, young women, women, and families make informed choices.  We are often the first step in a woman navigating her pregnancy decision or taking a new step in the right direction toward sexual and reproductive health…”

There were 2 other finalists in this category.  Click on the links to learn more about these amazing organizations!

Lending Cupboard Society of Alberta

Jacqui Joys founded the Lending Cupboard in 2006 after having difficulty finding medical equipment for an ailing relative. Since then, the Lending Cupboard has helped many others in Central Alberta. It’s an organization that’s unique in the country and has grown to serve more than 15 thousand people each year.

There is an inventory of more than 9,100 items and each month the organization lends out approximately 1,300 pieces of medical equipment. These include people suffering extreme sports injuries, recovering from illness or surgery, end of life care, and many others of all ages. Watch this short video to learn more about The Lending Cupboard.

The Mustard Seed

“…The Mustard Seed Red Deer is a ministry that is seeking to build hope and well being for our most vulnerable citizens through Jesus’ love. Operating out of the 54th street building, we are excited to have the opportunity to plant this Seed that we hope will grow into a strong ministry that changes lives. As a member of the Red Deer community, this is your ministry. We want to work with you to ensure that our approach fits with the real needs of people experiencing poverty and homelessness in Red Deer.

We are committed to Being good neighbours to the people of Red Deer; walking alongside this community to create a Christ-centred ministry that changes lives; conducting a needs analysis so we can create targeted programs that are specific to the areas of greatest need…”

 

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About the Chamber:  The Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce is the largest and most influential business association in Central Alberta. We are committed to promoting business growth and prosperity in the region by providing networking opportunities, educational and relevant speakers, benefit programs like group insurance and discounted merchant card rates to save you money, and being your advocate on issues that matter. Chamber membership is the most effective way to raise your business profile and capitalize on business development opportunities.

All companies, Chamber members and non-members, are eligible for nomination for an award in their respective category.

Todayville is proud to be a platinum sponsor of the 2019 Red Deer and District Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year Awards.

 

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Business Spotlight: Massage Above All

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This week’s Business Spotlight shines on Massage above all an excellent place to heal and relax with truly professional staff. 

1. What is your business?

We are a Professional Therapeutic and Holistic Massage clinic serving Central Alberta in Downtown Red Deer since 1995.

2. When did your business open?

Originally opened in a small rental space in 1995, as we grew, it became apparent that we would need to expand. We purchased and completely renovated our current 2525 sq ft property with our clients in mind. Each treatment is spacious, clean and meets all health standards as per AHS.

3. What makes your business unique?

We are a local Massage Clinic that owns our property and has thrived in the Downtown for some 27 years: 6 treatment rooms spacious lobby. Our therapists are registered with professional associations, and as such, we can direct bill to most insurance companies. *Some conditions apply*

4. What are some products/services that you offer?

We offer Professional Massage Therapy services, including Therapeutic, Relaxation, Lymphatic, Hot Stone, Couples Massage, Reflexology, Cupping, and Craniosacral therapy.

We also offer fair trade merchandise from around the world. Stop in and see

5. Why did you choose Downtown Red Deer as the location for your business?

Personally, I chose the Downtown because our family has owned and operated businesses since 1974 when we moved to Red Deer from Calgary when my parents took over Red Deer Auction Co Ltd.

6. What do you think makes Downtown vibrant?

The unique and friendly businesses and business owners and staff.

7. Finish this sentence: I love Downtown Red Deer because…

It is the core of the city, close to home. A vibrant community with eclectic and unique shopping experiences.

For more information

Massage Above All Incorp.

Facebook – Massage Above All | Facebook

Twitter –@MassageAboveAll

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Business spotlight: MCG careers

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This week’s Business Spotlight shines on MCG careers; This amazing company is helping Albertans get back to work! They offer many programs geared at getting their clients into good employment. all services are at no cost!

When did your business open? 

MCG has been around since 1989. This office opened for business June 1st, 2022, in a new location with new programming.  

 

What makes your business unique? 

Our mission is innovative career development training and human resource services which enable individuals and companies to achieve their full potential.  

 

What are some products/services that you offer?   

Resume/cover letter – resources, professional development recognition programs, communication skills, job search techniques, everything we can do to help people with employment.  

 

Why did you choose Downtown Red Deer as the location for your business?  

Easy access to non-profit and clients 

 

What do you think makes Downtown vibrant?  

The amazing businesses, the people, the history and the no-cost activities 

 

Finish this sentence; I love downtown red deer because… 

Of its history and quaintness. The flowers baskets, street markets and entertainment 

 For more information check out 

MCG Careers | See Good Things

# 105 – 4807 – 50th Ave.

Red Deer,  AB  T4N 4A5

Direct : 403-304-9252

www.mcgcareers.com

 

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