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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EMBERS 8th Charity Golf TournamentJul 22, 2016

EMBERS Golf Tournament - Kindred
Another year, another successful Charity Golf Tournament! Check out the feel-good highlights of the day, and join us as we thank our amazing sponsors.

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June Employee of the MonthJun 30, 2016

Each month, EMBERS Staffing Solutions recognizes one outstanding worker who is committed to turning their life around and working hard. The June 2016 Employee of the Month is Rhonda Edwards.

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Marcia Wins YWCA AwardJun 08, 2016

EMBERS' own Founder and CEO Marcia is the winner of the YWCA Women of Distinction Award Community Champion.

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