Category Archives: General KCR News / Info

BC-IYSI Parent Engagement Session

Date: Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Location: CMHA Kelowna boardroom, 504 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna (corner of Sutherland and Pandosy) Parents, we want to hear from you! We’re working on a proposal to open a youth clinic so that it is easier for youth and young adults to get help with mental health more » Continue Reading

Walk in Her Shoes Challenge – April 23

A future without poverty is within walking distance. Walk (or run) with us in Kelowna, April 23rd, 2016. In many developing countries, women and girls walk more than 10,000 steps each day to access basic essentials, such as water and food for their families, leaving little time for getting an education or earning an income. more » Continue Reading

Promoting Mental Health & Wellness in Older Adults & their Caregivers – May 5

World Café Community Discussion Date: Thursday, May 5, 2016, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Location: Wellness Development Centre, CMHA, 504 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna Register: CMHA, together with community partners, has an opportunity to apply for a grant from the Community Action Initiative (CAI) to bring new funding to the Central Okanagan to help promote more » Continue Reading

Organizational Development Grants now available for Arts, Culture & Heritage groups

Deadline: Friday, April 29, 2016, 3:00 pm PST Non-profit arts, culture and heritage organizations are encouraged to apply for a City of Kelowna Organizational Development Grant by April 29. This grant program provides matching funds for projects and activities that enhance the capacity and ongoing efforts of non-profit groups. Organizational Development Grants are available for more » Continue Reading

9th Annual Okanagan Arts Awards

The Okanagan is showing a huge interest and response to the nominations call for the 9th Annual Okanagan Arts Awards. The date of the awards has been moved to May 28th, and for the first time will take place at the popular downtown entertainment venue the Habitat in downtown Kelowna. In order to support the more » Continue Reading

PLAN Okanagan’s Trivia Night – February 27th

Date: Saturday, February 27th, 6:45 pm Location: Westbank Lion’s Hall Community Centre Cost: $20 / Table of 8 for $120 PLAN Okanagan is excited to bring back it’s Trivia Night Fundraiser! Bring your friends, family, costumes and your trivia knowledge in this battle of wits for the pride of being the top Trivia team! This more » Continue Reading

Employment Opportunity – Project Literacy Executive Director

Project Literacy Kelowna Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and awareness of literacy in Kelowna. Our mission is to provide free high-quality language and math tutoring to adults in order to provide them with the means to fully realize their potential. Project Literacy also oversees the ESTEEM program which provides support to more » Continue Reading

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