College Daycare Breaks Ground

Provincial funding brings daycare partnership to College’s Penticton campus Penticton will soon have a new $1.2-million daycare facility, thanks to a $500,000 child care major capital grant from the B.C. government and support from Okanagan College and some of its students. Ground was broken at the Penticton campus today for the daycare facility by Penticton … Continued

New Early Years Centre Opens

New BC Early Years Centre opens in School District No. 67 (Okanagan Skaha – Penticton) School District No. 67 (Okanagan Skaha) – Parents of young children in Kaleden, Penticton, Naramata and Summerland will be able to access a range of early learning, health and family services in their community thanks to a new BC Early … Continued

Happy 50th OneSky Community Resources!

The OneSky Community Resources Community Resources kicked of its 50th Anniversary celebrations with a staff and volunteer picnic in Gyro Park on Sunday September 18th just one day before the Society’s actual 50th birthday on Monday September 19th.  The Society was incorporated in 1966 and has been serving community and making a difference in the … Continued

United Way Child Safety Initiative

The Child Safety Initiative has wheels today with 10 car seats arriving at United Way’s partner, Penticton & District Community Resources Society. Pictured are Ian Gerbrandt, Community Investment Manager with United Way CSO and Tanya Behardien, Executive Director of OneSky Community Resources. The Child Safety Initiative is a unique partnership between the Central Okanagan Foundation, … Continued

OneSky Community Resources & Catalyst Community Developments Selected for Affordable Housing Project in Penticton

PENTICTON – Families and individuals with low incomes will soon have access to more affordable housing options when construction is complete on a new apartment-style building in central Penticton. The Penticton & District Community Resources Society, together with Catalyst Community Development Society, have been selected as the successful proponents to build and operate a 67-unit … Continued

OneSky Community Resources Board Seeking Applicants

OneSky Community Resources provides supports and services to children and families, youth, adults and seniors throughout the South Okanagan and Similkameen. In 2016 OneSky Community Resources will be celebrating 50 years of community service. We seek volunteers for a limited number of Board positions. This year our search is focused on those with child development, … Continued

Kaylee’s Hero Fund – A Legacy has Begun

Kaylee’s Hero Fund is off to a great start with an initial donation of almost $25,000 which was raised through a variety of events since last November. The fund, in honour of Kaylee Kozari-Bowland, who died from a rare form of cancer last year, will be administered by Penticton & District Community Resources Society. The … Continued

Lake Breeze Winery Generous Donation

Lake Breeze Winery presented a cheque for $10,000 to OneSky Community Resources at a special event to celebrate their 20th anniversary on August 27th. Pictured from left are Barbara MacIntyre, Tanya Behardien, Drew MacIntyre and Garron Elmes.

United Way Car Seat Initiative

United Way CSO staff delivered 10 car seats to the OneSky Community Resources Community Resources on Friday as part of the Child Safety Initiative.