Provincial gaming grants help area organizations

Family Resource Centre, Okanagan Centre for Spiritual Living, Knights of Columbus and Hospice Society benefit

Four local groups are benefiting from a total of $115,000 in the latest round of provincial gaming grants.

The Family Resource Centre Society is receiving  $32,600 while there is $25,000 for the Okanagan Centre For Spiritual Living Society, $52,000 for the North Okanagan Hospice Society and $5,400 for the Knights of Columbus Saint James Council.

“I know these four organizations and the work they do in and around Vernon very well,” said Eric Foster, Vernon-Monashee MLA.

“Their dedication to our community makes Vernon a better place. ”