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Ben Jessome @BenJessomeRT @lkazamel: @HRSB_Official @madelinesymonds Welcoming Savvy Simon, one of the most powerful female presenters in Canada to MSMS #mikmaqhe4 days ago 7 0
Ben Jessome @BenJessomeBest of luck this season to the @NSAdmirals . Thank you for the opportunity to be a part of the home opener! Great OT finish! https://t.co/CJeLgnB5ou5 days ago 2 13
Ben Jessome @BenJessomeToday, Oct. 11, is International Day of the Girl, a time to talk about issues concerning equality facing young women https://t.co/TRrTPnOnAG2 weeks ago 0 3
Ben Jessome @BenJessomeRT @Bmarch63: Been a long summer! Can’t wait for the season opener tonight2 weeks ago 924 0
Ben Jessome @BenJessomeRT @StephenMcNeil: I was proud to represent NS in Ottawa in meetings w/ Prime Minister, First Ministers, & national Indigenous leaders: htt…3 weeks ago 41 0
Ben Jessome @BenJessomeRT @StephenMcNeil: #NovaScotia has just had the fastest two years of population growth in over 25 years. #NSProud https://t.co/hJSF13Il6y4 weeks ago 12 0
Ben Jessome @BenJessomeRT @kari2721: Thank you MSMS community... 350 farm boxes sold and counting... Final #s due tomorrow (Oct 26) Contact school to order before…4 weeks ago 4 0
Ben Jessome @BenJessomeRT @kari2721: Support MSMS breakfast prgm. Farm box orders due this Friday with p/u on Oct 3rd 4-7pm. @madelinesymonds @NourishNS @matlanti1 month ago 6 0
Ben Jessome @BenJessomeRT @MonkRenovation: We are all set up at the Hammonds Plains Heritage Day! We hope to see you at the community centre from 2-5pm 😊 https://…2 months ago 3 0
Ben Jessome @BenJessomeThank you and @scotiabank for your continued support in our community https://t.co/PcNpYjbX0y2 months ago 2 6

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Ben Jessome

Government is increasing funding for the Graduate to Opportunity (GTO) program by $1.7 million bringing the total annual investment to $4.9 million. This program has provided a wage subsidy to 200 Nova Scotia employers that hired more than 350 new graduates since it was introduced in 2015.

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Ben Jessome

Foster parents do an amazing job helping young Nova Scotians when they need it most, and we know the costs of participating in activities can be challenging, Recreation is vital for the physical, social, and emotional well-being of children and young people. This funding will help foster parents provide children and youth in their care with opportunities to take part in arts, sports, and a range of community activities.

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Ben Jessome

The grants support community groups and organizations, including youth and marginalized communities such as African Nova Scotians, First Nations, and the LGBTQI+ community, to reach out to their peers and help put creative prevention initiatives into practice.

Ben Jessome

Ben Jessome

The province recently invested more money in the Export Growth Program so more businesses can find customers in other markets. This support will help with the cost of trade shows and conferences, travel to markets, and partnering on trade missions.

Ben Jessome

Ben Jessome

Making good on our commitment to raise the income threshold from $350,000 to $500,000 for small businesses will create savings upwards of $14 million for the small business community.

Ben Jessome

Ben Jessome

The health authority’s recruitment team will attend the British Medical Journal (BMJ) Careers Fair Oct. 20-21 in London, England, and has asked Nova Scotia Immigration and the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia for their help and expertise.

Ben Jessome

Ben Jessome

In addition to the savings realized by red tape reduction government is lowering taxes for more than 1,800 small and medium-sized businesses. An increase in the small business tax threshold to 500,000 from $350,000 will mean $14.1 million in savings that can be reinvested and create jobs.

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Ben Jessome shared Shelter Nova Scotia's video.

Hey folks, are you ready to do #19Things to help Shelter Nova Scotia? Please consider sharing and casting your votes today.

You can do #19Things to help us expand and upgrade the kitchen at Metro Turning Point. Support the Social Hearth project in the Aviva Community Fund contest. 18 votes (all at once) and 1 share. Share this post, use the hashtag, and then click here: https://www.avivacommunityfund.org/voting/project/view/17-143

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Ben Jessome

Applying online or on your mobile phone is the fastest way to receive the rebate. Those who apply online can also check the status of their application using the online system. People registered for direct deposit with the Canada Revenue Agency will have their rebate deposited directly to their bank account.

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