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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Turning Life Lessons Into a Small BusinessMay 20, 2016

Small Business Owner, Heidi Smith used her creativity and turned her life lessons and struggle with addiction into a growing business.

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April Employee of the MonthMay 02, 2016

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

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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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