Gap Between Rich & Poor

When citizens have adequate resources to ensure their basic needs are met, individuals, families, and communities benefit. The statistics in our region show that the gap between the rich and the poor continues to widen. A smart and caring community supports those in the greatest need.

Summerland Kinsmen, a part of Kin Canada, is a dynamic volunteer organization dedicated to enriching our communities through service while embracing national pride, positive values, personal development and lasting friendships.
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...
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...