Belonging & Leadership

Our communities are stronger when citizens are able to experience a sense of belonging and can put their energies toward demonstrating civic responsibility, respect for others, social well-being and volunteerism.

The Salvation Army was founded in 1865 by William and Catherine Booth. William left the comfort of the pulpit and took to the streets where he could reach out to the poor and the homeless, the hungry and the desolate. Throughout these early years the main recipients of The Salvation Army were...
The South Okanagan Similkameen Volunteer Centre provides access to resources and support services for volunteers, volunteer managers and volunteer based community organizations. The Volunteer Centre provides a direct service to the community meaning that all of our programs and services are open...
Tuc-el-Nuit School: Learning Without Limits!
The Tuc-el-Nuit Parent Advisory Committee is a small (but growing!) group of enthusiastic, can-do parents of students at Tuc-el-Nuit Elementary School in Oliver. We are committed to making a real difference for all of Tuc-el-Nuit schools' students.
For 65 years, the United Way of the Central and South Okanagan/Similkameen has served the region from Lake Country in the North, to Osoyoos and Princeton in the South. Our Community Impact mission captures the essence of what we do: We improve lives and build community by engaging individuals and...
WildResearch's mission is to build, train, and educate a community that contributes to conservation science.