News Releases

  • Lake Country Food Bank Gets a Boost

    WINFIELD – The Lake Country Food Assistance Society has received a Community Gaming Grant worth $70,000 from the B.C. Government. “The Lake Country Food Bank…

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  • BC Arts Council approves grants for Kelowna

    KELOWNA – Seven local arts and culture organizations and individuals have applied successfully for recent BC Arts Council funding. BC Arts Council grants approved for…

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  • Funding for Anti-Racism Programs in Kelowna

    KELOWNA – The Social Planning Council for the North Okanagan has received $50,000 from the B.C. government to help eliminate racism in Kelowna and four…

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  • Kelowna Receives Grants-in-Lieu of Property Taxes

    KELOWNA – The B.C. government has distributed more than $288,000 to Kelowna in compensation for municipal property taxes. Approximately $17.3 million in compensation for municipal…

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  • More Support for Kelowna Residents with Brain Injuries

    KELOWNA – The BrainTrust Canada Association (Kelowna/Vernon) has received a grant of nearly $93,000 to help it more effectively carry out services for its clients….

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  • School District 23 Lands Funding for Upgrades

    KELOWNA– Three schools in School District 23 will be able to proceed with routine capital projects, thanks to $1,075,800 in provincial funding. These improvements will…

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  • Applications for Human and Social Services Grants Now Being Accepted

    Our government is proud to support community-based non-profits and their volunteers who help make a difference to British Columbians. Eligible non-profit organizations can now apply…

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  • Grant applications being accepted by BC Arts Council

    Applications are now being accepted for several project assistance programs offered by the BC Arts Council. Visual artists/crafts individual arts awards to assist professional visual…

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  • Building Clean Energy Partnerships

    KELOWNA– The City of Kelowna will receive $45,000 for a retrofit project from the Community Energy Leadership Program (CELP) through the Province of British Columbia….

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  • Interior Heart and Surgical Centre Opens

    KELOWNA- Provincial and community leaders today celebrated the opening of the new Interior Heart and Surgical Centre (IHSC) at Kelowna General Hospital. “The Interior is…

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