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Thursday, January 19, 2017 11:30 AM
Downtown Vernon will become a little more vibrant and safe thanks to a government-funded Job Creation Partnerships “Place-Making” project, which will aid in the planning, design and engagement of public spaces.
Thursday, December 22, 2016 10:00 AM
‘Tis the season for celebration! And the Single Parent Employment Initative (SPEI), a unique government employment program launched just over a year ago, is helping to make this Christmas brighter for hundreds of single parents throughout the province.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 10:15 AM
A government-funded Job Creation Partnership project is implementing a hands-on gardening educational pilot program aimed at improving food security for marginalized, vulnerable people in Vernon.
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 11:00 AM
It has never been easy for Krystal Holland to find work. She faces multiple barriers to employment that have made finding a suitable job difficult for her.
Monday, July 27, 2015 11:00 AM
At least four people will get work experience helping the Vernon area improve its food security, thanks to more than $50,000 in provincial Job Creation Partnership funding that is benefitting two separate community organizations.
Friday, May 15, 2015 9:00 AM
More than 50 Aboriginal workers will train for careers as heavy equipment operators through a Community and Employer Partnership between the B.C. government and the Southern Interior Construction Association, worth nearly $1.4 million.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 9:30 AM
Two people are rolling up their sleeves and getting valuable work experience as the B.C. government partners with the Kindale Developmental Association, contributing more than $27,000 to start a volunteer community gardening program.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 8:45 AM
Community members are sharing their priorities and making their voices heard during a discussion happening in Vernon as part of a comprehensive provincewide public consultation on issues facing people with disabilities in B.C.