Regional district staff fund raise for local charities

Among other contributions to communities in the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen (RDOS), Regional District staff has worked hard over the course of 2010 in order to raise funds for local charities. This year, the extensive fundraising efforts of the RDOS staff have reached an amount of $4,050.

  • Feb. 1, 2011 7:00 p.m.
Regional District of Okanagan - Similkameen staff raised funds for  nine charities over the past year. Shown are members of regional district staff and representatives of the recipient organizations.

Regional District of Okanagan - Similkameen staff raised funds for nine charities over the past year. Shown are members of regional district staff and representatives of the recipient organizations.

Among other contributions to communities in the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen (RDOS), Regional District staff has worked hard over the course of 2010 in order to raise funds for local charities. This year, the extensive fundraising efforts of the RDOS staff have reached an amount of $4,050.

Each year, staff selects several charities and recipients of the funding. This year, the South Okanagan Women in Need Society (SOWINS), The British Columbia Society for the Prevention of Crulety to Animals (SPCA) and the Food Banks in each RDOS community will receive the funds as follows:

$450- SOWINS

$450 – SPCA

$450 – Penticton Salvation Army

$450 – Summerland Food Bank

$450 – Oliver Food Bank

$450 – Keremeos Food Bank

$450 – Osoyoos Food Bank

$450 – Princeton Crisis Assistance Society

$450 – Helping Hands Okanagan Falls