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Helping Ukraine with West Kelowna charity basketball game

West Kelowna Mayor Gord Milsom is expected to participate
Cst. “Rolly” Williams with Indigenous Policing Services and Brad Vissia Indigenous Leadership teacher (contributed)

It’s a game you won’t want to miss at Const. Neil Bruce Middle School in West Kelowna.

The second annual RCMP/CNB Charity Basketball Game is set for Feb. 29 at 4 p.m.

The game will include school alumni, West Kelowna RCMP, Westbank First Nation Council, West Kelowna community members, and West Kelowna Mayor Gord Milsom.

The game will fundraise for Kelowna Stands with Ukraine.

The event takes place ahead of upcoming cultural programs to be delivered by West Kelowna Indigenous Policing Services to promote truth and reconciliation. Programs include drum making, a canoe journey, and learning about the Syilx language and culture.

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