Business owners in B.C. suffering wildfire losses now eligible for additional fundingStaff Writer | December 1, 2017
Small business owners who suffered financial and business losses following British Columbia’s worst wildfire season can now apply for additional financial assistance.
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“The continued success of local businesses and the people who support them is key to a swift and effective recovery from any disaster,” Farnworth said. “This financial assistance underscores the ongoing commitment of the Province and the Canadian Red Cross to supporting post-wildfire recovery efforts.”
Farnworth also noted that supporting small businesses and First Nations communities will ensure that, “B.C. communities are more resilient to future events.” ■