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BGC Okanagan kicks off Gift of Giving campaign

BGC Okanagan kicks off Gift of Giving campaign

Nov. 30, 2021 – BGC Okanagan is aiming to raise $50,000 with their Gift of Giving campaign, launched on Giving Tuesday, with every dollar donated providing opportunity to children, youth and families in the Okanagan. “Investing in children, youth and families is [...]

Papa John’s turns pizza night into pizza with a purpose

Papa John’s turns pizza night into pizza with a purpose

Papa John’s announced the limited-time return of its fan-favourite Shaq-a-Roni pizza, an exclusive menu item developed in partnership with board member and franchisee Shaquille O’Neal. In its second year, the company is donating $1 from every Shaq-a-Roni sold through [...]

CapriCMW Golf4Kids Day a success

CapriCMW Golf4Kids Day a success

The 30th annual CapriCMW Golf4Kids Day, held on Aug. 11 throughout the Okanagan Valley, raised a total of $75,000 for BGC Okanagan. “Thank you to all the sponsors and donors, with these funds we are able to provide a safe place of belonging, with positive role models [...]

Local business, doing good locally

Local business, doing good locally

The Kimco owners and employees came together to raise funds in a fun way during Christmas for a draw to raise funds for the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Okanagan. Collectively they donated $3,000 to help support BGCO. Not only do they ensure our HVAC systems run well [...]

BGCO raises record breaking amount at Pink Shirt Day event

BGCO raises record breaking amount at Pink Shirt Day event

On behalf of all of us at the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Okanagan, we would like to thank you for your generosity and kindness in supporting the Pink Shirt Day Breakfast in a Box, presented by TELUS, and Pink Shirt Day overall. Your contribution helped us raise close [...]

$25,000 awarded to BGCO through Ted Rogers Community grants

$25,000 awarded to BGCO through Ted Rogers Community grants

VANCOUVER, February 18, 2021 – Rogers Communications announced it has awarded  $25,000 to the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Okanagan through the Ted Rogers Community Grants. Grants were awarded to 10 British Columbia organizations this year which are making a difference [...]

Participate in the Great Canadian Giving Challenge!

Participate in the Great Canadian Giving Challenge!

We Need Your Help! During the month of June, we are participating in the Great Canadian Giving Challenge! This challenge encourages donors to make a contribution to their charity of choice and with that donation comes an entry into the grand prize draw of $20,000 for [...]

Central Okanagan Foundation Lends a Hand

Central Okanagan Foundation Lends a Hand

The Central Okanagan Foundation (COF) is a community foundation providing an ongoing contribution to the quality of life in our community through building an endowment, grantmaking, and community leadership. We bring donors and charities to provide for the needs of [...]

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