Lighting the Way for People and Community


EMBERS, the Eastside Movement for Business and Economic Renewal Society, is a registered community economic development charity located in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. Since 2001, EMBERS has helped thousands of people facing barriers to work lead productive, fulfilling lives by offering economic and employment opportunities – including job placements, training and support.





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Kindred Construction Partner ProfileApr 25, 2016

EMBERS Staffing Solutions works hard to help people get back to work, and important partners like Kindred Construction make it possible by hiring our workers.

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Cat-Lover Turns Her Passion Into ProfitsApr 11, 2016

EMBERS Ventures Alum and small business owner, Michelle Furbacher turned her love for furry felines into Vancouver's first Cat Cafe.

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March Employee of the MonthMar 31, 2016

Each month, EMBERS Staffing Solutions recognizes 1 outstanding worker who is committed to turning their life around and working hard. The March 2016 Employee of the Month is Tania Lerat.

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