April 16, 2018

National Volunteer Week

It is National Volunteer Week in Canada and a perfect time to thank our many dedicated volunteers! National Volunteer Week is being marked across the country […]
March 1, 2018

Cycle for the Shelter!

In honour of upcoming International Women’s Day, Crown West Fitness in Kelowna is hosting indoor cycling classes to raise money for local women in need. On […]
December 21, 2017

Diamond auction raises $4,000

The bids are in, and a diamond fundraiser just raised an amazing $4,000 for the Kelowna Women’s Shelter! Premier Jewellery and Loans auctioned off these beautiful […]
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 […]