December 21, 2017

Thank you Xcessorize Me!

Thank you so much to the staff and clients at Xcessorize Me for raising $1465.00 for the Kelowna Women’s Shelter. Earlier this month, the amazing staff […]
December 21, 2017

We’re hiring! Children’s program counsellor

Are you a social work/human service work professional with at least two years experience working with children who’ve experienced trauma, conflict and abuse? Do you thrive […]
December 19, 2017

Incredible fundraising effort in Kelowna woman’s memory

A Kelowna man is challenging the community to honour his late daughter’s legacy by donating to the Kelowna Women’s Shelter and we are overwhelmed at the […]
December 14, 2017

Kelowna artist remembers Shelter in her will

When Kelowna artist Janice Sich wrote her will, she initially planned to share her estate among her nephew and two nieces. “Then I thought to myself, […]
December 1, 2017

Volunteer Spotlight

Jaimie started volunteering at the Kelowna Women’s Shelter in December 2014 (time flies!). She mainly does write-ups for the blog and website, but also loves helping […]
November 23, 2017

2016-2017 Annual Report

The past year has been a busy one at the Kelowna Women’s Shelter – we housed 201 women and children, provided nearly 5,000 bed stays and […]
November 15, 2017

National Philanthropy Day

National Philanthropy Day is a special day set aside each November to recognize the great contributions of philanthropy and those people active in the philanthropic community. […]
November 12, 2017

In memory of Anne Spelliscy

The team at Kelowna Women’s Shelter was saddened recently to say “Good- bye” to one of our most tireless and courageous supporters. Anne Spelliscy, who was […]
October 25, 2017

Sherwin Williams community support

We completed a refresh at the Shelter this fall. Dino, Kathy, Karina, Brett and VJ came to paint our reception area. Out with the ‘hospital green’ […]