Category Archives: General KCR News / Info

2014 United Way Kelowna Campaign Kick Off

Written on August 18, 2014 at 8:25 am, by

Date: Friday, September 5th, 7:30am – 9:30am Location: Delta Grand Okanagan Resort, 1310 Water St Join us at the United Way Kick Off Breakfast for the 2014 Campaign Proudly sponsored by the Gorman Bros. Lumber and The Delta Grand Hotel Learn how collectively, we can positively impact the three core areas that the United Way more »

Generosity Day – February 14th

Written on February 6, 2014 at 9:22 am, by

TOGETHER. SHAPING THE OKANAGAN. We are so glad you decided to join us for our first Okanagan Generosity Day. As leaders in the Okanagan, we know how generous our valley can be…yet there is so much work to be done and we know our community can rise up and give more than ever. We also more »

KCR’s 30th Anniversary – Thank You!

Written on October 3, 2013 at 3:57 pm, by

A big “THANK-YOU” to all who came out to our 30th Anniversary. What a Celebration it was! From the decorations, to the live band and the wonderful food – the day was a smashing success! We had over 200 people through our door – we greatly appreciate all of you for taking the time to more »

KCR’s 30th Anniversary – Welcome!

Written on September 26, 2013 at 9:18 am, by

Our Immigrant Services department has taken the initiative to translate ‘Welcome’ into 27 different languages including: Filipino, Korean, Okanagan, Ukrainian and Belorussian. Come check them all out at our 30th Anniversary!

KCR’s 30th Anniversary – The Ambience

Written on September 25, 2013 at 2:12 pm, by

Our 30th anniversary will be a festive celebration as two local musicians will be combining their musical talents and bringing us first class entertainment during our Open House. Bob Verge is a local musician, music teacher and recording studio owner/operator. He currently plays with two Kelowna bands – Cowboy Bob and Blue Chevy. Bob has more »

KCR’s 30th Anniversary – A Tribute to KCR

Written on September 23, 2013 at 9:55 am, by

KCR’s 30th Anniversary – The Small Details

Written on September 20, 2013 at 12:09 pm, by

KCR is delighted to announce that we will be featuring fruit carvings by Roland Pimentel, a custom cake from Kaleena Cakes, as well as colourful paper creations from Jessica Cortijo of Sparks Fanny Fiesta.    

KCR’S 30th Anniversary

Written on September 19, 2013 at 11:11 am, by

You are cordially invitied to KCR’s 30th Anniversary Open House! There will be lots to do including a photo booth with Community Services, snacks and drinks, information on all of KCR’s services, activities for the kids and more! Date: Friday, September 27th, 11:00am – 3:00pm Location: KCR, 120-1735 Dolphin Avenue Please RSVP to ac.rcknull@ofni so more »

KCR gets a fresh coat of paint!

Written on September 19, 2013 at 11:10 am, by

Thank you to volunteers from MacKay LLP Chartered Accountants for your hard work painting KCR’s reception area after hours on Tuesday, September 10th. Our staff noticed the difference immediately. As they arrived for work the next morning, here is a sample of their comments. “Wow. That was fast.” “I like this. It is brighter in more »

KCR at the Plane Pull for United Way, 2013

Written on May 31, 2013 at 9:43 am, by

KCR participated in the Valley First Plane Pull for United Way on May 10th. Every participant on the team dressed in a different outfit as the theme was “…At least we got the time right”. Thank you to everyone who came out to this wonderful event!