Amanda Lindhout will be speaking at Trinity Church in Kelowna on Monday June 6th. Abducted by insurgents in Somalia, Lindhout survived 460 days as a hostage. Hear her story and her journey to forgiveness and compassion. Ticket and book sales will be donated to support refugee families sponsored by CORC and WKIRS.
The Okanagan Refugee Coalition for Advocacy (ORCA) will be holding a public information session at Okanagan College for those interested in learning more about volunteering to help newly landed refugee families.
Date: March 12 2016
Time: 1PM to 3PM
Place: The Pit @ Okanagan College
International Jazz Legend & Juno Award Winner
Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne and his 5 piece band
TICKETS: $30.00 each
Proceeds to aid in the sponsorship of Syrian Refugees.
(includes complimentary refreshments and dessert buffet)
LOCATION: First United Church, 720 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna
TIME: 7:00 PM Saturday February 20th, 2016