Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from us to you! !
Since I joined the E. Fry team in September, I have been overwhelmed by the community support for our organization and the women and children we work with. I would like to thank every one of you for taking part in making the Central Okanagan a safer place and supporting our work. From all of
National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women Where we remember missing and murdered women Where: Angel Way, behind Parkinson Recreation Center (enter parking from Spall Rd) Time: 5:30 to 7:00 PM Bring a candle and flashlight & dress warm! For information—firstname.lastname@example.org
Today, October 11th, marks the second annual International Day of the Girl Child, a day marked by the UN to recognize the challenges girls face all over the world. Nestled in the valley of the Okanagan, and in Canada in general, it may seem like this day is more for girls “over there”. “Over
The Central Okanagan Elizabeth Fry Society is proud to announce that our annual community report for the year 2013 is now available online. You can view it on our website on our Community Reports page.
The Central Okanagan Elizabeth Fry Society is thrilled to have co-hosted this year’s event with the Okanagan Roller Derby Association. For over 40 years, the Elizabeth Fry Society has been supporting survivors of violence and advocating for every woman’s right to live free from
We need your help! We are currently looking for community ambassadors, volunteers to help out with our upcoming Take Back the Night and other future events as well as in house volunteers who are willing to donate their time working in our safe centre. Community Ambassadors: Empowerific
Saturday, August 10th was a jam packed day of fun and excitement for downtown Kelowna! The Downtown Kelowna Block Party presented by Interior Savings took place along Bernard Avenue from Richter St. to Abbott St., as well as Kerry Park located at the foot of Bernard Avenue along Okanagan Lake.
On July 19th Awesome Okanagan and Cream Salons hosted a fundraising event at The Habitat in Kelowna with proceeds being donated to the Central Okanagan Elizabeth Fry Society. It was a fantastic evening of style and music, with a nautical inspired theme. Fashions were provided by Man + Woman
What better way to spend a Saturday night than cheering on some fierce ladies at the Okanagan Roller Derby. Spectators piled in to the Memorial Arena in downtown Kelowna on June 1st, 2013 to watch the Sun City Sirens take on the K City Rollers. Empowerific volunteers were on hand selling 50/50