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Gift bags for the homeless
Chantelle Deacon - 8:08 am - Get Involved

A local woman is looking for small donations to provide Penticton’s homeless residents with Christmas gift bags. Kristine Lee Shepherd and her two daughters host Monday night dinners at Nanaimo Square weekly and with Christmas coming up, they want to provide the homeless with a little extra. “I’m making Christmas bags for our dinner guests, […]

Big dreams in Vernon
Kate Bouey - Nov 20 - Get Involved

Kalamalka Rotary’s Dream Auction hit a new fundraising record Saturday night of more than $267,000. Considered one of the biggest gala events of the year in Vernon, 460 people attended the glittering affair to bid on the many items that were up for auction. The auctioneers were Don Raffan and other members of Valley Auction […]

A big, fun fashion show
Chantelle Deacon - Nov 16 - Get Involved

A “Uniquely Fashionable Fashion Show” will take place Thursday evening in Penticton, giving children the chance to feel like a superstar. The event, put on by the DragonFly Pond Society‎, will be held at Penticton Lakeside Resort. “A Uniquely Fashionable Fashion Show is an awareness and inclusion event,” said Stacey Amy, vice chair. “This event not […]