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 […]
October 11, 2018

Thank you, Pantry builders!

The Kelowna Women’s Shelter recently thanked a special group of people for their efforts to bring a Little Free Pantry to women and kids in need. […]
September 20, 2018

Record-breaking donation!

The Kelowna Women’s Shelter received a record-breaking donation this summer thanks to the ladies of the Gallagher’s Canyon Golf & Country Club. The ladies raised $27,300 to support […]
September 20, 2018

Free Little Pantry update

Look at this Free Little Pantry donated by some Okanagan students for Kelowna Women’s Shelter clients. As we told you last month, a group of Kelowna […]