​​Tell us about your favourite small business in Durham.

Connect with us on social and tell us about your favourite small business.Who they are, why they are so awesome and what should the community do to support them. We'll enter your name and them for a chance to win a $500 prize each. 

Prize draw will take place on October 1st at the annual #LoveYourLocal event.

The Credit Union Difference

Being a Credit Union means there are only three avenues in which our money is reinvested:  into growing the Credit Union, back to our members as dividends and back into the community as donations and sponsorships.

Credit Unions offer all the services as a big bank, including personal banking, mortgages, credit cards, business accounts and loans.  

Consider banking with a Credit Union. Because where you bank does matter.  

A look back....at our 2020 #LoveYour Local

Virtual Event 

October 8, 2020 | 12pm-1PM

Marketing (Print & Online

Watch the recording of webinar

October 15, 2020 | 12pm-1pm

Fraud Prevention During COVID

Watch the recording of webinar

october 22, 2020 | 12pm-1pm

Turn Your Hobby into a Small Business

Watch the recording of webinar

October 29, 2020 | 12pm-1pm

Social Media & Personal Branding

Watch the recording of webinar

Pathwise Marketplace

Check out some of our incredible community businesses below and mention #LoveYourLocal.  Let's support eachother. 

Local Businesses & Organizations

​Picadilly Cakery


965 Dundas St. W. Whitby | 905-430-2777

Boutique Cakery, confectionary and curiosity shoppe, offering traditional and allergy friendly baking.  Custom cakes are our specialty.

​Twenty 1

​Gluten Free Certified Vegan Desserts

56 Trudeau Drive, Bowmanville |905-442-3532

It takes 21 days to break a habit”  We believe that healthy habits matter! Each of our desserts is made with love and passion for sharing inspiration for health and happiness with each other. Our mission is to change the world one dessert at a time. 

​Business Advisory Centre Durham (BACD)

​NOT-FOR-PROFIT |3000 Garden St, Suite 200 Whitby | 905-668-4949

We provide Business Advisory Services, Business Development Training, Entrepreneurial Funding and Networking Opportunities for Start Up and Existing Businesses.

​Community Care Durham

​CHARITABLE ORG. | 20 Sunray Street, Unit 1, Whitby | 905-430-1863

We are a multi-service registered charitable organization providing a broad range of community support services for adults and their caregivers who have needs related to aging, physical and/or mental health. We assist our clients with services that support their independence, health and quality of life. In doing so, we help them remain in their own homes – where they want to live.

​Durham Alliance Association Social Club - DAASC

​NOT-FOR-PROFIT |​ 7-717 Wilson Road South, Oshawa 

Club 717 / DAASC is a not-for-profit organization providing a positive safe LGBT2Q community atmosphere where you can enjoy many social events. It is a place where you can feel embraced, accepted, safe and free to be who you are.


​Handcrafted bracelets | Pickering |647-469-9173 

Judda was conceived out of the desire to see more positivity and encouragement in the world. Life is hard and our words can be harsher. Through our handcrafted bracelets we hope to spark a new perspective; one that can change a day and inspire a lifelong journey of a healthy, enduring and kind inner conversation.

​Papapom Paper Chandeliers

Paper chandeliers, DIY kits| 647-203-3799

Create colourful paper chandeliers to bring joy and peace into people's homes. Every single piece is handcrafted by me and made with love. 

​The Paint Diva

​LEARN TO PAINT | 905-436-5204

Learn to paint a painting with family and friends in the comfort of your own home.  Pick from our catalogue of samples to choose from and spend some fun time together. We also do corporate team building, bachelorette parties, couples, birthdays etc.  With the pandemic, we have transitioned to Facebook live events as well as private online virtual parties.  

​Three Sparrows Balloon Studio

​BALLOON STYLIST |1187 Somerville St. Oshawa | 289-356-0024

TSBS was created to provide dramatic balloon installations for all types of events. Our mission is to bring our customers creative visions to life with a lot of whimsy and a smidge of wild while fostering a true sense of each events unique style and vibe. 

​Olive That! Tasting Bar

​GOURMET | 20 Broadleaf Ave, Whitby ON |  905-620-1444

Olive That! Tasting Bar is a small family owned artisan olive oil and balsamic vinegar store in north Whitby. We carry over 80 flavours of the world's finest extra virgin olive oils and balsamic vinegar from Modena, Italy, as well as specialty oils and many gourmet food items. We are following all COVID-19 safety protocols and invite you to visit us in store to sample and learn more.

​Floratechnics Inc. 

​FLOWERS |1300 King Street East, Oshawa |905-432-2404

We are a local, family operated flower shop serving the durham region!  We offer full service everyday flower delivery and pick up, as well as weddings and events and DIY classes!

​Your Footprint


Offering environmentally sound alternatives to everyday items, Your Footprint seeks to change the world one product at a time .  Through simplifying the choice for conscious consumers to reduce waste and eliminate plastic in their daily lives, Your Footprint hopes to build momentum toward larger change. 

​4 R Security Inc

​Industrial/Commercial Security Service and Installations |647-297-9273 

A family owned and operated business is here to serve our valued customers with the service they deserve while respecting their precious time. We provide security systems that not only offers our valued customers with a sense of security, as well as the feeling that they were treated with respect and that the job was completed right the first time.

​JC & Co. Contracting/ Consulting 

​HOME RENOVATIONS | 289-688-1052

 JC & Co. works on your home from the ground up. We are a whole home renovation company with all the sub trades to fulfill your renovation needs. We specialize in insulated concrete form work, kitchen, bathroom and basement renovations. We bring your ideas to life. Miia

​Miia Kelly, Royal LePage Signature Realty

​REAL ESTATE | Toronto | 416-725-3544

 Serving Toronto, Pickering, Ajax, Whitby and Oshawa, Miia is a full-service Real Estate Sales Representative providing customized service for buying and selling a home. Learn more on Facebook, LinkedIn and www.miiakelly.ca.

​R.H. Property Maintenance 


​We offer property Maintenance and excavation work, we are a nominee for best landscape company of 2020.

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