December 6, 2018

Giving season continues!

The spirit of giving continues at the Kelowna Women’s Shelter this week with more generous donations from local businesses. Executive Director Karen Mason recently accepted a […]
November 29, 2018

Holiday generosity

It is gearing up to be a busy holiday season at the Kelowna Women’s Shelter and we’re already feeling the love and Christmas spirit from our […]
November 25, 2018

16 Days of Activism

Not only is November 25 the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, it is also the kickoff to the United Nations 16 Days of […]
November 22, 2018

Giving Tuesday

You’ve probably heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but what are you doing for Giving Tuesday? Giving Tuesday is a global movement for giving and […]
November 22, 2018

Volunteer Spotlight

Meet Amanda! She is one of our amazing volunteers at the Shelter. We had a chance to catch up with her and ask her some questions […]
November 8, 2018

Rethinking stereotypes: one woman’s story of abuse

The following story was submitted by a former client of the Kelowna Women’s Shelter: I don’t really fit most people’s stereotype of an abused woman.   […]
November 8, 2018

Thrift Store donations

Did you know the Kelowna Women’s Shelter has its very own thrift store? We do! The best part is, you can get a wonderful selection of […]
October 28, 2018

Thank you, Cat Capers!

Earlier this month, the Kelowna Women’s Shelter was thrilled to accept a donation from the brilliant people behind the book Snazzy Cat Capers. Executive director Karen […]
October 28, 2018

Supportive housing for women escaping violence

The Kelowna Women’s Shelter is so excited to be part of a major new supportive housing initiative for local women escaping violence. The provincial government has […]