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BGC Okanagan celebrates new Lake Country facility

BGC Okanagan celebrates new Lake Country facility

Lake Country is now home to an innovative Multi-generational Activity Centre (MAC) facility providing a place for activities and groups, building on the offerings of the Winfield recreation complex, and ensuring families in Lake Country have the supports they need. [...]

BGC Okanagan 2020-2021 Annual General Meeting

BGC Okanagan 2020-2021 Annual General Meeting

BGC Okanagan (Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs) announce our 2020-2021 Annual General Meeting, which will be held on September 16, 2021. ***NEW*** We hoped to be able to continue with our plans for an in-person AGM this year, but for the safety of all of our staff, [...]

BGC Okanagan Truth and Reconciliation Commitment Statement

BGC Okanagan Truth and Reconciliation Commitment Statement

BGC Okanagan commits to supporting Indigenous children, youth, and families in the communities we serve. We call for an end to the systemic inequities faced by Indigenous communities. We stand for Truth and Reconciliation and we commit to creating equitable spaces for [...]

BGC Okanagan announces new, inclusive branding

BGC Okanagan announces new, inclusive branding

(May 28, 2021) – It’s official. The Boys and Girls Clubs of the Okanagan has become BGC Okanagan. Not to be trendy. Not because it’s shorter or catchier. But because we open our doors to all children, youth and families and we believe our name should reflect [...]

Staff recognized with BGC Okanagan Awards

Staff recognized with BGC Okanagan Awards

Due to the pandemic restrictions, the BGC Okanagan staff recognition celebration could not be held this year. As a way of honouring this year’s recipients, BGC Okanagan has produced a series of videos highlighting their accomplishments and show our appreciation for [...]

BGC Okanagan celebrates Child Care Appreciation Day

BGC Okanagan celebrates Child Care Appreciation Day

The Boys and Girls Clubs of the Okanagan is asking communities to take pause on Child Care Appreciation Day (May 21) to recognize the essential services that child care providers have given to make a difference in children’s lives. “We want to acknowledge the [...]

Pink Shirt Day Breakfast in a Box Campaign launch

Pink Shirt Day Breakfast in a Box Campaign launch

It’s been a year of shifting to new ways to do things for the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Okanagan, and also a time to remind everyone that showing compassion and being kind is more important than ever. It is why the annual Pink Shirt Day in-person event, [...]

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