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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Another Successful 100 Boot Challenge!Jan 13, 2017

100 Boot Challenge
Another year, another successful 100 Boot Challenge! Thanks to donors like you, we were able to raise over and above our goal. Learn how much we've raised,

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December Employees of the MonthJan 09, 2017

In December 2016, EMBERS Staffing Solutions recognized two Employees of the Month: John and Amaldine Fernandes, outstanding workers who are dedicated to becoming economically self-sufficient.

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Last Week to Donate…Jan 04, 2017

Last chance to give
It's your last chance to donate this year's 100 Boot Challenge! Give today to help workers get back on their feet and back to work.

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