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Penticton Youth EXCEL at Cooking

Published May 08, 2017 16:48

In partnership with Penticton EXCEL, Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs Penticton is running cooking classes for youth with autism. The ... Read more

Cook it. Try it. Like it!

Published May 05, 2017 17:21

“Cook it. Try it. Like it!” is a five week after school program designed to promote healthy eating habits by providing students with hands-on ... Read more

Gateway GIVES Back

Published May 01, 2017 15:05

Did you know that Lake City Casino in Kelowna is a part of a charitable foundation? Gateway GIVES brings casinos from across the province together ... Read more

Raising Men

Published April 26, 2017 14:55

Did you know that if you go back in our 100 year history as Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada, you will find that we started as an exclusive club designed ... Read more

Volunteer Spotlight: Sylvia West

Published April 24, 2017 17:33

Sylvia started volunteering at Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs Penticton in 2000. She began coming with her daughter Janet who was ... Read more

Volunteer Spotlight: Morgan

Published April 24, 2017 17:02

Two years ago Morgan began her journey as a youth volunteer for the Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs Peachland Daycamp and After School ... Read more

Jr. Cooking at Webber Road

Published April 11, 2017 19:27

For about one year now, Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs Webber Road has offered the Jr. Cooking Class for Club Members who are 6-12 years old. ... Read more

Making Hula Hoops with Youth

Published April 07, 2017 19:17

Physical activity is a great way to unwind at the end of the day. For youth, engagement in physical activities can be hindered by many ... Read more

JOEY Kelowna Shows They Care

Published March 23, 2017 19:28

This year, JOEY Restaurants partnered with us for Cup of Care. Cup of Care is JOEY Restaurant's long standing philanthropy program. On ... Read more

Raising Women

Published March 21, 2017 16:45

Somewhere between International Women’s Day and March Madness, I’ve been thinking about the women who are part of our staff team and the girls who are ... Read more

A Look Back At Pink Shirt Day

Published March 14, 2017 15:52

We are excited to announce that we have raised over $10 000 for the Kindness movement at our 3rd Annual Pink Shirt Day Breakfast ... Read more

Canada 150 In Peachland

Published March 13, 2017 16:31

This year marks Canada’s 150th Anniversary and the Peachland Boys and Girls Club is excited to be a part of a community activity to celebrate ... Read more