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January 29, 2020

Improving care across Cape Breton

Nova Scotia Health Authority embarks on major developments Story by Kathleen MacLeod, Elevate Magazine Editor This article is an excerpt from the latest issue of Elevate Magazine, the Cape Breton Partnership’s business magazine that was created to bring a fresh perspective to local business success stories. Elevate highlights stories from small start-ups to organizations that employ hundreds of Cape Bretoners. To view the archive of previous editions of Elevate Magazine and to stay up to date on Cape Breton’s growing business community, click here. In 2018 the Nova Scotia Government and Nova Scotia Health Authority announced their plan to change… Read more >
January 24, 2020

Cape Breton Partnership celebrates The Most Inspiring Immigrants in the Maritimes recipient, Omar Tag-El Din

Cape Breton, NS - The Cape Breton Partnership is pleased to share that one of its employees was recently recognized as a trailblazer and leader making a difference in Cape Breton – Unama’ki. Cape Breton Partnership’s Labour Market Development & Immigration Officer, Omar Tag El-Din, was one of 16 award recipients of the 2020 Most Inspiring Immigrants in the Maritimes award, an acknowledgement that celebrates Canadian immigrants who stand out in their towns and cities across the region.  Omar Tag El-Din was the only recipient from Cape Breton – Unama’ki. Omar Tag El-Din's acceptance speech after receiving award. The Most… Read more >
January 22, 2020

Harbour Wars reels in fun and funds

Local businesses and residents take part in community fundraiser Story by Kathleen MacLeod, Elevate Magazine Editor This article is an excerpt from the latest issue of Elevate Magazine, the Cape Breton Partnership’s business magazine that was created to bring a fresh perspective to local business success stories. Elevate highlights stories from small start-ups to organizations that employ hundreds of Cape Bretoners. To view the archive of previous editions of Elevate Magazine and to stay up to date on Cape Breton’s growing business community, click here. Harbour Wars Participants When local communities and businesses come together, anything can happen. The case… Read more >
January 16, 2020

New Micro-Loan Pilot Program to Benefit Cape Breton – Unama’ki Female Entrepreneurs

Cape Breton, NS - New businesses create new employment opportunities; and both directly benefit the Cape Breton – Unama’ki economy.  That is why the Cape Breton Partnership and Sydney Credit Union have joined together to offer a new and exciting pilot micro-lending program for female entrepreneurs. Under the Micro-Loan Pilot Program, female entrepreneurs from across Cape Breton – Unama’ki will be eligible to apply for a loan of up to $10,000.  The pilot began today, January 16, 2020 and will run for three months or until the program funds of $100,000 provided by the Sydney Credit Union are allocated.  “Sydney… Read more >
January 10, 2020

World Renowned, Year-Round

Welcoming four seasons of tourism to Cape Breton Island Story by Kathleen MacLeod, Elevate Magazine Editor This article is an excerpt from the latest issue of Elevate Magazine, the Cape Breton Partnership’s business magazine that was created to bring a fresh perspective to local business success stories. Elevate highlights stories from small start-ups to organizations that employ hundreds of Cape Bretoners. To view the archive of previous editions of Elevate Magazine and to stay up to date on Cape Breton’s growing business community, click here. Cape Breton Island is a world-renowned tourism destination. Voted Best Island two years in a row by… Read more >
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