PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT UPDATES
The Ontario government continues investing in local manufacturers in order to keep frontline workers and communities safe during the COVID-19 outbreak. More innovative businesses are receiving financial support today through the Ontario Together Fund to re-tool their processes and increase their capacity to make personal protective equipment (PPE).
Lanark County – Shop Local
Local businesses need your support. Buy another way and help business stay! You can support local business during COVID-19 in the following ways:
- Shop online;
- Buy a gift card;
- Choose curbside pickup or home delivery;
- Add locally made goods to your grocery list;
- Give the gift of local on special occasions;
- Pay with plastic when possible;
- Call in your order to minimize time spent in the store;
- Purchase items now for future pickup;
- Follow local business news by visiting their websites or following social media accounts;
- Sign up for newsletters to get updates.
For more information, visit the Valley Heartland Community Futures Development Corporation Shop Local website.