Agency News

BGC regional Youth of the Year Mehak Parihar standing with BGC Okanagan CEO and staff at a celebration party in her honour.Feb 25

BGC Okanagan Club member named regional Youth of the Year As a shining example of youth leadership and community impact, BGC Canada, in partnership with Hyundai Canada, is thrilled to announced Mehak Parihar, of Kelowna, as the regional Youth of the Year. Parihar was one of seven regional winners from Clubs nationwide, honoured for her exceptional leadership, dedication to service and remarkable achievements within her...
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Dec 31

Empowering Futures: Your impact on BGC Okanagan in 2023 With immense pride and gratitude, we reflect on the extraordinary journey of transforming the lives of young people in our community. BGC Okanagan Clubs have become beacons of positive influence, shaping the future of the children, youth and families who walk through our doors. Providing young people with life skills The statistics speak volumes...
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Aug 23

BGC Okanagan 2022-2023 Annual General Meeting

BGC Okanagan is inviting the general public to the 2022-2023 Annual General Meeting, which will be held on September 21, 2023. The AGM will take place at 6 pm at our new location in the North Okanagan, the 35th Ave. Club - located at 3305 35 Avenue, Vernon, B.C. Appetizers will be available at 5:30...
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Aug 18

2023 Okanagan wildfires impact on BGC Okanagan Clubs

Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2023 All services have returned to normal operations. ----------------------------------------------- Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2023 After carefully assessing the wildfire situation in West Kelowna and the evacuation alert to the Glenrosa area (McDougall Creek fire), BGC Okanagan is temporarily suspending operations at the Webber Club. All current Webber Club families are offered services at...
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Aug 16

Acera Insurance Golf 4 Kids smashes fundraising goal

A total of $150,000 was raised to help BGC Okanagan create strong futures for children, youth and families at the Acera Insurance Golf 4 Kids events. “As the fun that was had at the Acera Insurance Golf 4 Kids events fades away, what remains is the resounding impact of a community coming together to support children and...
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Jun 28

2023 BGC Okanagan Staff Recognition Awards

BGC Okanagan recently celebrated the talented and dedicated staff members and showed appreciation for those who have been with the organization for a number of years at the sixth annual BGC Okanagan Recognition Awards. “On behalf of the leadership team, I thank everyone for their ongoing commitment and dedication to BGC Okanagan. The work you...
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May 30

Celebrate BGC Club Day with us on social media

Friday, June 2, is BGC Club Day, a national awareness day celebrating the life-changing impact BGC Okanagan and Clubs in communities across Canada have on young people and their families. “We are more than after school programs. We are advocates for children and youth and a safe place to find belonging. We provide programs to...
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May 24

2023 Acera Insurance Golf 4 Kids Fundraising Tournaments

Registration is now open for the Acera Insurance (formerly Capri CMW Insurance) Golf 4 Kids events in Penticton, Vernon and Kelowna with the goal of raising $140,000 to support the life-changing programs BGC Okanagan offers to children, youth and families. “With the funds raised from these golf events, we can provide a safe place of...
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