The Powell River Money Society is a member of the Powell River Chamber of Commerce
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The Chamber accepts PR$ at their regular lunch meetings.

What Can I Do With PR$?

There are many ways to use Powell River dollars (PR$). Here are some ideas:

  • Spend at participating businesses
  • Sponsor an event
  • Pay wage top-ups and bonuses (can’t pay regular wages in anything but CN$)
  • Support local suppliers, producers and manufacturers
  • Hire local tradespeople
  • Donate to non-profits, charities, sports teams, schools, etc
  • Buy artwork from local artists
  • Attend an event
  • Trade with friends and neighbours
  • Buy local farm produce
  • Pay for professional services
  • Pay local service providers
  • Reward volunteers (get the jobs done that nobody wants to do!)
  • Support clients
  • Buy local advertising
  • Provide prizes
  • Offer them in change to customers
  • Use as matching funds for non-profit grant applications