The environment provides the essentials of life; it inspires us and is critical to our health and vitality. It is important to take the necessary steps to protect, preserve and appreciate our urban and rural surroundings.

Agur Lake Camp Model
Provides a barrier free wilderness camp for children and adults with special needs, along with their families and caregivers. A place where they can retreat, rejuvenate and relax in a safe, outdoor enabling environment.
AlleyCATS Alliance provides rescue, rehabilitation, medical care and adoption to feral and orphaned cats and kittens throughout the Okanagan Valley.
Vision statement: To inspire and mobilize society to create a world in which all animals enjoy as a minimum, five essential freedoms: 1. Freedom from hunger and thirst 2. Freedom from pain, injury, and disease 3. Freedom from distress 4. Freedom from discomfort 5. Freedom to...
Children for a Better Future Learning Society is a not-for-profit organization created by parents, educators and professionals committed to offer high quality child care and learning experiences to children, adolescents, parents and educators. We want to accomplish our goal by creating centers in...
Meals on Wheels
The Community Foundation of the South Okanagan Similkameen is dedicated to building Smart & Caring Communities through the Regional District of the Okanagan Similkameen. We help donors who are deeply connected with their community to create legacies that will change the lives of future...
A Volunteer Fire Department providing both Fire and Medical first response to the properties in the Erris District (12km to 32km) Princeton Summerland Road, Princeton B.C. The Erris Volunteer Fire Department can also be called upon by BC Forest Service for assistance with wild land fires.
BC Nature (the Federation of BC Naturalists) represents more than 50 nature clubs and societies throughout the province. The overall objective of BC Nature is described in our motto: ‘Know Nature and Keep it Worth Knowing.’
FarmFolk CityFolk (FFCF) is a not for profit society that works to cultivate a local, sustainable food system. FFCF projects provide access to and protection of foodlands, support local growers and producers, and engage communities in the celebration of local food.
Volunteers - Friends of Summerland Ornamental Gardens
The Friends of the Summerland Research Station Gardens Society’s was formed in 1991. Our mandate is to maintain, enhance and conserve the landscape features of the Gardens, and to provide a resource of horticultural, technical and research knowledge and gardening related skills to the community....
Building Vibrant Communities by Developing Strong Families .