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Archive for July 2017

Wildflowers and Butterflies at Cameron Park Daycare

Club Members at OBGC’s Cameron Park Daycare had the opportunity to plant wildflower seeds outside. The seeds were given to OBGC by Peter’s Independent Grocer and they came from Arlo’s Honey Farm.

Daycare Planting

Club Members were excited to plant the seeds in...

Jiffy Lube Transports Young People Towards a Great Future

Transportation obstacles can make it difficult for parents to provide their kids with the best opportunities. Even getting to and from school safely can be difficult for a family struggling with transportation. Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs (OBGC)...

Backyard Renovation from United Steel Workers

United Steel Workers Local 1-423 have renovated the backyard of the Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs Armstrong Food Bank. After visiting the Club in December, the group created a plan for a functional, welcoming backyard and storage space. The new...

2017 Orange Door Campaign Recap

Between June 1 and July 2, Home Depot customers supported The Orange Door campaign by donating $2 in exchange for paper orange doors. The Home Depot stores in Kelowna and West Kelowna raised a total of $40 433 for our Downtown and Westside Youth...

Banner Recreation & Marine Supports Dragon Boating Fun

Club Members at Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs Martin Avenue were surprised with a donation of life jackets for their summer Dragon Boating program on July 13th. Banner Recreation & Marine donated 20 life jackets to the kids so they could be...