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IGNITE Okanagan 2019 Employer Symposium – Wednesday, March 6

Date: Wednesday, March 6, 2019, 11:30 am – 5:30 pm Location: Coast Capri Hotel, 1171 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna Cost: $9.52 – $61.90 Registration Deadline: Friday, March 1, 2019, 12:00 pm Register Now KCR – Community Resources is excited to partner with the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce and the Central Okanagan Local Immigration Partnership (COLIP) in more » Continue Reading

Legal 101: A Free Information Series for Immigrants

Dates: January 29, February 12 & 26, March 12, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm (Doors open at 6:00 pm) Location: KCR – Community Resources, #200 – 620 Leon Avenue, Kelowna Cost: Free – Complimentary Child Minding also available Register Now: ac.rcknull@eehtorod or 250.860.4911 KCR – Community Resources is pleased to present Legal 101: A Free more » Continue Reading

GivingTuesday Stories: I Feel like I can do anything

KCR Presents GivingTuesday Stories: A series of heart-warming stories and a glance at our different programs we offer. The Family Friend Program is a mentorship program for isolated single mothers with young children. Volunteers are trained and matched with single moms for friendship, support, and resources. Volunteers and Participants find this program meaningful and fulfilling. more » Continue Reading

GivingTuesday Stories: Support for those in Need

KCR Presents GivingTuesday Stories: A series of heart-warming stories and a glance at our different programs we offer. The Crisis Line offers non-judgemental, confidential emotional support and crisis intervention. A caller communicated that they felt that their life was not worth living, and feeling hopeless, and they wanted to die. The Crisis Line Worker on more » Continue Reading

GivingTuesday Stories: Your Generosity has left me Speechless…

KCR Presents GivingTuesday Stories: A series of heart-warming stories and a glance at our different programs we offer. A single mom shares the impact her Sponsor’s generosity had on her family as part of the Sponsor a Family Program. From her words, we can learn that the act of giving goes way beyond the “stuff.” more » Continue Reading

GivingTuesday Stories: Hitting the Reset Button on your Career

KCR Presents GivingTuesday Stories: A series of heart-warming stories and a glance at our different programs we offer. One of the participants entering our Job Readiness employment program had recently moved to Kelowna for health reasons and to be with family. He was diagnosed with cancer 2 years ago and was finishing his treatments during more » Continue Reading

GivingTuesday Stories: Age Doesn’t Matter – Lourdes & Chelsea

KCR Presents GivingTuesday Stories: A series of heart-warming stories and a glance at our different programs we offer. Lourdes moved to Kelowna from the Philippines in 2001. She is now 78, active in her church and very independent, but wanted more support to help navigate the Canadian culture and assist her with using technology to more » Continue Reading

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