Operation Nicaragua IV – Feeding bellies and brains

Operation Nicaragua

On Feb. 20, 2012 eight members of the Kamloops Fire Department (KFD) and 10 volunteers are embarking on a humanitarian mission to Nicaragua, opening a village community centre that’ll feed the physical and intellectual needs of its residents. Operation Nicaragua IV is firefighter David Sakaki’s ninth trip to the tsunami and civil war ravaged region since 2009. Since then members of the KFD have been providing … [Read more...]

Telus Nancy Greene Corporate Challenge, February 17 and 18

Businesses and corporations will be hitting the slopes of Sun Peaks Resort  for the 16th annual Telus Nancy Greene Corporate Challenge on February 17 and 18. The Grey Cup will also be making a special appearance at the event. This fun and friendly competition will have teams of four challenging a one-run dual giant slalom with the best time of each racer counting towards the team total. The Grey Cup's stop at Sun … [Read more...]

Society Act discussion paper invites feedback

In 2009 the Province launched a review of British Columbia’s Society Act that governs the 26,000 non-profit corporations operating in B.C. The review was undertaken to help the Province identify legislative obstacles that may impede societies from operating most effectively. The Province is inviting feedback on its discussion paper created as a result of the review. The discussion paper proposes a number of … [Read more...]