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$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 [...]

TELUS Friendly Future Foundation Supporting Summerland Youth

TELUS Friendly Future Foundation Supporting Summerland Youth

The Boys and Girls Clubs of the Okanagan serve youth in many different communities in the valley, but this story comes from Summerland. The Summerland Asset Development Initiative (SADI) was a place where youth could go to connect with other youth and have a place [...]

Local Companies Provide Masks to Frontline Workers

Local Companies Provide Masks to Frontline Workers

We would like to extend a huge thank you from our family here at the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Okanagan to Green Bean Reloved , Nest & Nurture , and Kaz Zvanitajs. All three of these parties have been hard at work making hand made masks so that our frontline [...]

Local Trainer Gives Back

Local Trainer Gives Back

Meet Lindsay Hepner , a local certified personal trainer, corrective exercise specialist, and fitness nutrionist. This past Giving Tuesday, she held her annual Sip and Sweat event at Summerhill Pyramid Winery in support of the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Okanagan. [...]

Holiday Giving Spotlight

Holiday Giving Spotlight

Spreading the Holiday Cheer We are just under three weeks into our annual Gift-of-Giving campaign and for those of you who aren’t familiar it is a time to give back during the holiday season and see the impact that your donation makes. We would like to take the [...]

Lake Country firefighters donate to local charities

Lake Country firefighters donate to local charities

We would like to extend a HUGE thank you to the Lake Country Fire Department (LCFD) for their generous contribution! Read more about what the LCFD is up to and how they are making a positive impact in their surrounding community. The holiday season can be a tough time [...]

A&W Charity Golf 4 Kids – Thank You!

A&W Charity Golf 4 Kids – Thank You!

Thursday, July 11th marked the kickoff for the A&W Charity Golf 4 Kids Tournament at the stunning Spallumcheen Golf and Country Club. 65 golfers tee’d off enjoyed a day on the course followed by a silent auction and top notch buffet cooked from their very [...]

Ambulance Paramedics of BC Giving Back to Okanagan Families

Ambulance Paramedics of BC Giving Back to Okanagan Families

The Ambulance Paramedics and Emergency Dispatchers of BC, CUPE 873 are helping 12 families in need this year. Their generosity will help us provide Holiday Hampers for families from Osoyoos to Enderby and all the communities in between. “We were so excited to [...]

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