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Paying it forward

Paying it forward

Bev Warner (left), the Rotary Club of Kamloops Daybreak Open Spaces project co-ordinator, joins Overlander Long Term Care manager Matt Renfrew, Kamloops Ford Lincoln general manager Craig Brown, Auxiliary to Overlander Extended Care Hospital presiden
Cramming the cruisers and helping the Kamloops Food Bank

Cramming the cruisers and helping the Kamloops Food Bank

Kamloops residents answered the call on Saturday, Oct. 5, dropping by the Real Canadian Superstore in Sahali to help Mounties fill police vehicles with donations of food and cash for the Kamloops Food Bank. Kamloops RCMP Supt.
TB Vets helping RIH and others

TB Vets helping RIH and others

The TB Vets Charitable Foundation has donated $793,000 worth of respiratory equipment to 28 hospitals, universities and search and rescue foundations in B.C. Included among the recipients is Royal Inland Hospital, which received $24,300.
Marching for Myeloma research

Marching for Myeloma research

Almost 100 people took part in the third annual Kamloops Multiple Myeloma March, which was held on Sept. 8 in Pioneer Park.
Topping up the Guru Nanak Fund

Topping up the Guru Nanak Fund

Members of the Kamloops Gurdwara Sahib Society raised $10,200 to be donated to the Guru Nanak Fund with the Royal Inland Hospital Foundation. The money will be used to buy-much-needed equipment for Royal Inland Hospital.
Community partners working together for seniors

Community partners working together for seniors

Community partners working together for seniors Earlier this spring, Kamloops Aberdeen Lions club donated $4,000 to benefit residents of Overlander Long Term Care.
Grilling for a great cause

Grilling for a great cause

Executive director Wanda Carisse (left) and foundation chair Gayle James joined many others at the recent Chris Rose Therapy Centre for Autism barbecue.
More than a few slices of generosity

More than a few slices of generosity

Pizza Hut restaurants raised $104,912 for the 2019 Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes, which benefits the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
Kamloops Ford Lincoln is driving toward a worthy goal

Kamloops Ford Lincoln is driving toward a worthy goal

During each employee pricing period, Kamloops Ford LincolnĀ supports a local Kamloops charity. This summer, the North Shore dealership has chosen to partner with the Overlander Residential Care Facility in Brocklehurst.