Statements and Protocols
Diversity Equity and Inclusion Statement
To empower, connect and advocate for all businesses across the Durham Region
through a commitment to being a champion of practices and policies that foster
diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Political Engagement Protocol
In effect outside of federal, provincial or municipal election periods.
The Whitby Chamber of Commerce always takes a non-partisan approach to political engagement, preferring to focus its efforts on sharing information with Chamber members and fostering deep discussion about topics of importance so members can make informed choices and decisions.
Election Campaign Protocol
In effect for federal, provincial and municipal elections (general and by-elections).
The Whitby Chamber of Commerce always takes a non-partisan approach to elections and broader political activities, preferring instead to focus its efforts on sharing information with Chamber members and fostering deep discussion about topics of importance so members can make informed choices and decisions.
Java Jolt Guidelines
Managed by proud members of the Whitby Chamber of Commerce (WCC), the Java Jolts are a staple program. It is run by members for members but owned by the WCC. Originally developed in 2018 by the WCC and Java Jolt moderators, these guidelines have now been updated to reflect operations.