Thursday, September 26, 2019

BCCEC officially announces launch of Restore Bahamas. $450,000 raised thus far to help defray restoration costs

The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and Employers’ Confederation (BCCEC) recently announced the official launch of Restore Bahamas, an initiative focused on helping small and medium size businesses that have been impacted by natural disasters.

“Restore Bahamas continues the work of the BCCEC after Hurricane Joaquin in 2015, when the organization assisted with SME restoration efforts in the affected areas. As a result of identifying access to funds as a critical need, the BCCEC not only recommended business-friendly policies to the Government but worked with partners such as the Rotary Clubs of The Bahamas to raise approximately $450,000 to help defray the costs of restoration,” the BCCEC said in a statement.  Read more >>