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Monday, November 15, 2021 8:30 AM
As many as 30 eligible British Columbians will get skills training to prepare them for jobs in the hospitality industry in the Okanagan and Shuswap regions.
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 8:03 AM
Six First Nations communities in the Thompson Okanagan will be supported so they can complete well-being and poverty-reduction plans and projects in their communities, thanks to a grant from the First Nations Well Being Fund.
Wednesday, June 9, 2021 8:00 AM
Up to eight eligible British Columbians will get skills training to prepare them for jobs as computer service technicians in the Okanagan.
Saturday, September 12, 2020 9:00 AM
Up to 40 eligible British Columbians will be able to tap into a unique online training program at Okanagan College and gain work experience to prepare them for jobs in the hospitality industry, thanks to more than $611,000 in funding from the provincial government.
Saturday, June 6, 2020 10:00 AM
Sarah Lapp-Bourne is a dance artist who uses a power wheelchair. She is also a dance facilitator, a choreographer and a mentor in inclusive dance.
Friday, January 19, 2018 11:15 AM
Parents and families in the Kelowna area will benefit from the addition of up to 12 new early childhood educator (ECE) assistant positions created through a government-funded work experience project.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018 8:01 AM
A community meeting for British Columbia’s first Poverty Reduction Strategy will take place in Kelowna on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018.
Friday, December 1, 2017 11:45 AM
The Province and the City of Kelowna are working together to provide individuals experiencing, or at risk of, homelessness with access to more supportive housing and shelter spaces.
Friday, January 27, 2017 2:15 PM
A group of Okanagan residents will be trained and ready to work in the region’s child-care sector thanks to a $123,000 B.C. government-funded Project Based Labour Market Training program.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 10:00 AM
Facing a need for administrative employees in the Kelowna area, the Okanagan Education Centre is receiving more than $224,000 in provincial Community and Employer Partnership funding to help at least 20 people get work experience in that area.