Category Archives: Community Services

Pro Bono Going Public 2015 – Free Legal Advice-a-thon

Date: Tuesday, September 15th, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Location: City Park Entrance along Abbott Street, Kelowna This September, lawyers will once again provide free legal advice in the streets of Surrey, Vancouver, Kelowna and Victoria – in order to raise awareness and funds for BC’s pro bono programs. The free legal advice-a-thon will facilitate more »Continue Reading

Community Survey on Senior’s Care Needs Your Input

United Way CSO is participating in a committee through the Central Okanagan Division of Family Practice and Interior Health Authority, working on a pilot project to provide new methods of healthcare for senior patients over the age of 70 with moderate to high complex conditions and who show signs of frailty. If you have information more »Continue Reading

KCR Needs Your Input!

We are seeking representatives from Central Okanagan non-profit organizations to participate in upcoming Community Information Database Focus Groups. Focus Group participants should be somewhat familiar with the online KCR Community Information Database and be able to participate in one of the hour long focus group sessions. Focus group sessions have been scheduled for: Tuesday, September more »Continue Reading

July Monthly Bulletin

The July Monthly Bulletin is now available. It’s an accumulation of local news, employment opportunities, events, training’s, useful resources and information for non-profits and community organizations alike! View the Bulletin Download the PDF View past issues in the Archives Make sure to subscribe to the Monthly Bulletin to stay up-to-date on all of the information more »Continue Reading

Workshop: Overview of Volunteer Management

Dates: October 19-20, 26-27, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Location: Kelowna Community Resources, #120 – 1735 Dolphin Avenue, Kelowna Cost: $199, Includes materials and light refreshments Register: Register Now Description: This 4-day workshop will help you attract and retain volunteers. Content is based on Canadian research, best practices and the Canadian Code for Volunteer Involvement. more »Continue Reading

June Monthly Bulletin

The June Monthly Bulletin is now available. It’s an accumulation of local news, employment opportunities, events, training’s, useful resources and information for non-profits and community organizations alike! View the Bulletin Download the PDF View past issues in the Archives Make sure to subscribe to the Monthly Bulletin to stay up-to-date on all of the information more »Continue Reading

Brown Bag Lunch Webinar: Changes to the BC Society Act

Date: Tuesday, June 9th, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Location: Kelowna Community Resources, #120 – 1735 Dolphin Avenue RSVP to ac.rcknull@einahpets Vantage Point is hosting the Changes to the BC Society Act webinar and KCR wants to offer it to our community of non-profits for free! Bring your own lunch and join us to learn more »Continue Reading

April Monthly Bulletin

The April Monthly Bulletin is now available. It’s an accumulation of local news, employment opportunities, events, training’s, useful resources and information for non-profits and community organizations alike! View the Bulletin Download the PDF View past issues in the Archives Make sure to subscribe to the Monthly Bulletin to stay up-to-date on all of the information more »Continue Reading

Workshop: Fulfill Your Life

“Fulfill Your Life: Ideas and Resources to Help You Prepare for the Life Transitions of Retirement and Loss” was funded by the Government of Canada’s New Horizons for Seniors Program and developed by Kelowna Community Resources, with input from a volunteer community advisory committee and four community focus groups. The workshop booklet and video vignettes more »Continue Reading

March Monthly Bulletin

The March Monthly Bulletin is now available. It’s an accumulation of local news, events, training’s, useful resources and information for non-profits and community organizations alike! View the Bulletin Download the PDF View past issues in the Archives Make sure to subscribe to the Monthly Bulletin to stay up-to-date on all of the information released each more »Continue Reading

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