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Oyama Zipline Adventure Parks hosts another Wounded Warriors Day fundraiser May 28 (Contributed)

Zipline fun for warriors fund returning to Oyama Adventure Park

All gross revenue on all activities will be donated to Wounded Warriors Canada

 

Nicholas Denton Protsack will be preforming at the concert on Friday, June 3 (Photo - Rob Buchanan / @dentonprotsackmusic/Instagram)

Chamber Music Kelowna battling homelessness through melody

The fundraiser is taking place on June 3

 

(Photo - www.movetocurlals.ca)

Move to Cure ALS coming to Kelowna

The fundraiser is taking place on Sunday, June 12

 

Coldstream’s Simon Dufresne, 20, is a member of Junior Culinary Team Canada that will compete at an international event in Europe in November. To help get there, the team is hosting a fundraiser with three-course meal and hors d’oeuvres on Monday, May 30, at 50th Parallel Winery in Lake Country, where Dufresne works as chef de partie. (Contributed)

Coldstream chef to test chops against world’s best

Simon Dufresne is member of Junior Culinary Team Canada that will compete at international event in Europe

Coldstream’s Simon Dufresne, 20, is a member of Junior Culinary Team Canada that will compete at an international event in Europe in November. To help get there, the team is hosting a fundraiser with three-course meal and hors d’oeuvres on Monday, May 30, at 50th Parallel Winery in Lake Country, where Dufresne works as chef de partie. (Contributed)
Vernon’s Oliver Stankiewicz completes his 48th kilometre in his second Move4Mom endurance run Sunday, May 8, at Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park. Stankiewicz plans to run more than 100 kilometres while raising funds for the Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)

VIDEO: Vernon man’s endurance fundraiser moving along nicely

Oliver Stankiewicz had completed 48 kilometres of planned 100 km (or more) by 9 a.m. Sunday, raising $$ for VJHF

Vernon’s Oliver Stankiewicz completes his 48th kilometre in his second Move4Mom endurance run Sunday, May 8, at Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park. Stankiewicz plans to run more than 100 kilometres while raising funds for the Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)
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Garage sale fundraiser upcoming at Kelowna’s Ukrainian Catholic Church

Ukrainians finding refuge in the Okanagan can shop for free at the church’s yard sale

(Contributed)
Event organizer Jennifer Martison is hoping for at least 1,000 people to attend a music festival and silent auction at Heritage Hills Community Park on May 1 in support of Ukraine. (File Photo)

Okanagan residents aiming to raise $27k for Ukraine at upcoming music festival

The Sunflower Festival goes May 1 at Heritage Hills Community Park, 10 minutes south of Penticton

Event organizer Jennifer Martison is hoping for at least 1,000 people to attend a music festival and silent auction at Heritage Hills Community Park on May 1 in support of Ukraine. (File Photo)
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Donate bottles for Lake Country build

Habitat for Humanity Okanagan is hosting a bottle drive April 23

Photo courtesy of Wikipedia Commons
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Support animals in Kelowna during BC SPCA Fur Ball

The event takes place May 7 at Summerhill Winery

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Salmon Arm’s Armaan Dhaliwal, aka the Samosa Kid, is donating 25 per cent of his samosa sales in support of Ukraine. (Barb Brouwer photo)

Salmon Arm’s ‘Samosa Kid’ fundraising for Ukraine

11-year-old entrepreneur inspired by grandparents

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Salmon Arm’s Armaan Dhaliwal, aka the Samosa Kid, is donating 25 per cent of his samosa sales in support of Ukraine. (Barb Brouwer photo)
The uphill Giants Head Grind race in Summerland will be back this year, but at a reduced capacity. In 2020, because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the race had been cancelled and in 2021, it had been organized as a virtual run only. (Summerland Review file photo)

Uphill race in Summerland resumes as scaled-down event

In-person Giants Head Grind limited to 100 participants

The uphill Giants Head Grind race in Summerland will be back this year, but at a reduced capacity. In 2020, because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the race had been cancelled and in 2021, it had been organized as a virtual run only. (Summerland Review file photo)
Ben Klick is a country music singer living in Kelowna, B.C. (Contributed)

Kelowna’s Ben Klick to host MS fundraiser in Vernon

Klick, Aaron Goodvin to headline concert, also includes golf and dinner

Ben Klick is a country music singer living in Kelowna, B.C. (Contributed)
Lakesider Brewing recently opened its doors to the public on April 9. (Photo: Google Street View)

West Kelowna brewery holds fundraiser for Ukraine

Lakesider Brewing Co. is hosting a fundraiser from April 8-10

Lakesider Brewing recently opened its doors to the public on April 9. (Photo: Google Street View)
Lake Country Skate Park (Brittany Webster)

Lake Country skate park contractor remembered with memorial skate

Al Jones was a local contractor who assisted Lake Country kids in building a skate park

Lake Country Skate Park (Brittany Webster)
Image courtesy Creative Outlet

Vernon Lions Club hits the links for Camp Winfield

The fourth annual fundraiser golf tournament is scheduled for May 28

Image courtesy Creative Outlet
Pleasure Painters’ sunflower display for Ukraine (Brittany Webster)

Kelowna Pleasure Painters paint sunflowers for Ukraine

Pleasure Painter Margaret-Ann Hooper came up with the idea after attending a rally for Ukraine

Pleasure Painters’ sunflower display for Ukraine (Brittany Webster)
Roch Fortin of Maple Roch shows bottles of maple syrup which will be used as a fundraiser to help with humanitarian efforts in Ukraine. The syrup in the bottles was collected from maple trees in Summerland. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)

Summerland maple syrup fundraiser assists Ukraine

Donations collected to support humanitarian efforts in Ukraine

Roch Fortin of Maple Roch shows bottles of maple syrup which will be used as a fundraiser to help with humanitarian efforts in Ukraine. The syrup in the bottles was collected from maple trees in Summerland. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)
Fundraising efforts for a new playground at Peter Greer Elementary are underway. (File photo)

Lake Country mom fundraising for new play structure

A Go Fund Me campaign trying to raise $50,000 for a community playground at Blossom Montessori

Fundraising efforts for a new playground at Peter Greer Elementary are underway. (File photo)
(Jon Adrian. Architectural, winery and lifestyle photographer. Kelowna Photographer / Okanagan Photographer / KGH HomeBase)

NHLer’s coming to Kelowna as Homebase charity event returns

The events will be taking place June 24-25, 2022

(Jon Adrian. Architectural, winery and lifestyle photographer. Kelowna Photographer / Okanagan Photographer / KGH HomeBase)
(Photo - Gini Saini)

Okanagan College women’s basketball seeking help ahead of nationals

The national championships are in Nanaimo from March 24-27

(Photo - Gini Saini)