Charity and Donations

Vancouver Foundation grants benefit Okanagan-Shuswap residents

Grants of up to $500 available for ideas that connect people socially or involve sharing skills


Fund to help charities in Okanagan, Similkameen and Thompson valleys

Community Response Fund to bring $138,000 to region


North Okanagan cooperative seeks nominations for gift cards

Armstrong Regional Cooperative wants to thank those who have gone the extra mile during crisis


North Okanagan company seeks help selecting charity

Nor-Val Rentals wants the community to nominate a recipient worthy of $3,000

Donation dump: Diabetes Canada pens open letter with bins overflowing with trash

The donation pickup stoppage resulted in the temporary layoff of over 500 staffers

VIDEO: Donations stolen from Summerland charity shop

Shop has been broken into seven times since November

This real estate agent gives shelter to more than just homebuyers

A portion of every home sale goes to Vernon’s Archway Society

  • Mar 23, 2020

Community Foundation North Okanagan continues grant program

COVID-19 won’t stop foundation program that provides funding to region’s charitable sector

Helping Businesses Do Better

How Community Foundations Make Corporate Giving Easy

  • Mar 16, 2020

Vernon hospital board adds directors

Foursome of new directors named to VJH Foundation board

Better Together: How community foundations add value to professional advisor relationships

Many financial planners find it challenging to build deep, personal relationships with…

  • Feb 24, 2020

Man accidentally donates girlfriend’s 50 pairs of shoes to B.C. thrift store

Cassandra Converse has forgiven him, but she jokes that this Valentine’s Day better be pretty special

Schools in South Okanagan receive much-needed donations

Thanks to the generosity of South Okanagan residents, much needed kitchen items…