Community Support: Holiday Cheer

Thank you to all of the individuals and organizations for going above and beyond this holiday season! Whether you bought a ticket, made a donation, or shared a post to get the word out - you helped make a difference. Happy Holidays from our team to you!

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Phase II Media Release

The campaign to open a purpose-built facility for youth struggling with addiction is off to an impressive start thanks to the generous support of the Stober Foundation.

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Making the Youth Recovery House a Home

We were so fortunate to be able to work alongside the Westbank First Nation (WFN) youth council. They shared impactful information, wording, and imagery that could be incorporated into the décor and design at the Youth Recovery House to ensure the space felt safe and comfortable.

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Community Support: Team Trans Okanagan

As a transgender female and hockey player, Darrien McWatters has begun to develop, Team Trans Okanagan, in hopes of bringing a local tournament to Western Canada. We had the opportunity to connect with her about her hopes for this local chapter and how she’s raising support and awareness along the way.

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Community Support: Airhouse Kelowna

We're always looking for different activities and outlets for our program participants to enjoy throughout the Okanagan. One business that has provided its support in a unique way is local gymnastics and trampoline training centre, Airhouse Kelowna.

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Community Support: Interior Savings

Through community grants, local funding opportunities, and sponsorships, Interior Savings steps up in a variety of ways to ensure different programs and initiatives within our organization continue to thrive. We’re grateful to be highlighting some of their most recent contributions including supporting our Healthy Together spring sessions as well as providing an impactful donation to Phase I of the Youth Recovery House

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Etcetera Youth Group: Pride 2021 Community Support

We have been blown away by the community support for the Etcetera Youth Group. So many local initiatives and businesses went above and beyond this Pride 2021 season to use their platforms to bring awareness to the weekly 2SLGBTQIA+ youth group.

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Etcetera Youth Group: Happy Pride Month!

As the only local youth group of its kind and funded solely through grants and donations, Etcetera has served hundreds of youth between the ages of 11-18 during its time in operation. Many changes have happened in these years – staff and volunteer facilitators, locations, age ranges served - but our core mission of access to safe space and safe adults remains steadfast

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