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02 Aug

Big Sisters Brighten Girl Power in Kamloops

First West Foundation’s purpose is to help create resilient and empowered communities, and this starts with encouraging resilient and empowered youth. With a Valley First Community Endowment grant of $5,950 to the Go Girls!

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18 Jul

Envision Financial staff nominate & grant $14K to 11 charities

There is a strong sense of community amoung Envision Financial employees and the recently announced, staff-nominated grants are further proof of just that.

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17 Jun

Connecting Kids to Kitchens in the Okanagan

They cooked it. Tried it. And liked it! Children in grades 4–7 across the North Okanagan have a new appreciation for food and healthy choices after taking part in the “Cook it. Try it. Like it! ” program which was offered locally for the first time in 2015 by the Food Action Society.

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