Learning

Access to quality educational opportunities for people of all ages is important to the welfare of our communities. Improving outcomes for students of all ages and backgrounds is an important societal goal.

Hedley Museum main gallery building and tea room
The Hedley Museum located in the Similkameen Valley, between Princeton and Keremeos, documents the local history of the town of Hedley and its historic gold mines.
For over twenty years the Kettle Valley Railway Society has overseen the operation of the Kettle Valley Steam Railway, preserving and sharing the history and heritage of the Kettle Valley Railway which was a key part of the transportation infrastructure of southern British Columbia. Welcoming well...
Quadraplegic man using Jouse, a mouth controller, to use a computer.
The Neil Squire Society is a national non-profit society providing services to people with disabilities. In British Columbia the programs offered in the Okanagan are the Employability program and the Working Together program. Partner sites for these programs are located in Vernon, Kelowna and...
Nickel Plate Nordic Centre
Nickel Plate Nordic Centre is nestled in the mountains west Penticton at 6000 feet altitude. The facility boasts 56 km of groomed cross country ski trails (classic and skate) and 16 km of snowshoe trails. On site you will find a 4000 square foot lodge with kitchen facilities, heated washrooms, a...
The Okanagan College Foundation supports students on their way to becoming business leaders, tradespeople, health professionals and other employees and entrepreneurs needed throughout our region. The Foundation is the fundraising arm of Okanagan College and contributes to the College by: -...
Our group is composed of parents of children attending Okanagan Falls Elementary School. Our group objective is to raise money for funding supplementary projects that enhance the learning of children in our school.
Coffee Mornings
Okanagan Falls Seniors Activity Centre is a not-for-profit society established in 1988 and serving the seniors of Okanagan Falls and surrounding area. This club provides a place for such things as our federal and provincial elections, local flu clinics and many social events.
Encouraging student advancement, good citizenship and community involvement
The Okanagan Hockey Community Foundation aims to remove financial and emotional barriers to encourage educational advancement, good citizenship and community involvement for students and athletes in pursuit of academic and athletic excellence through hockey.
The En'owkin Centre Gathering Space.
The En'owkin Centre is a dynamic institution, which puts into practice the principles of self-determination and the validation of cultural aspirations and identity. The Centre's purpose is to support the recovery, re-vitalization and perpetuation of Syilx (Okanagan) culture, language,...
Shatford Centre, 760 Main Street, Penticton
The Okanagan School of the Arts, Shatford Centre is dedicated to being the creative centre of our community and surrounding area, providing an environment of artistic passion and activity, a place of peaceful contemplation and interaction, and of social inclusion for a wide range of activities. It...

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