We don’t just contribute to community events, we’re actively involved in them. We are the Kelowna lawyers that participate in fundraisers and awareness campaigns year-round; take a look below at just some of the ways we’re engaged in our community.
The society was organized in 1953 by a group of parents, teachers, doctors and concerned citizens to ensure the education of children with mental handicaps. We were known as the Sunnyvale Centre at that time.
First United Church is a congregation of the United Church in Canada. We are a downtown church that has an active ministry to those who live there. We have a Church School and mid week programs for children and youth.
CBABC encompasses all methods of resolving such issues: divorce, adoption, child protection, common law and same-sex marriages, and generally all areas of family rights and responsibilities: property division; child custody, spousal, and parental support.
Her International focuses on ensuring that girls receive an education, that their mothers and all women from the community have access to skill-building opportunities, and that micro-financing groups are available to fund their hopes and dreams.
Launch Kelowna offers money management programs that empower people to be financially independent. Save money, start a business, embark on new education or increase your skill in a trade.
100+ Women Who Care is a group of women who gather four times a year for a one-hour meeting, learn about local charities, and each donate a $100 check to a charity that the group selects.
KPC aims to promote an active, healthy lifestyle, love of sport and appreciation and respect for our waterways by providing affordable options for all members of the community, in a safe and welcoming environment.
SportMedBC and its network of practitioners are poised to celebrate its 30th Anniversary in 2012, marking the growth and development of the professional not-for-profit society since its inception.
Working together, we’ve turned a small, regional hospital into a centre for healthcare excellence. Kelowna General Hospital now provides critical services to over 750,000 newborns, children, youth, adults and seniors throughout the Interior of BC.
The Canadian Cancer Society believes that working with government and legislators to bring about healthy public policies is a vital part of the fight against cancer.
Ranked one of the top destination marathons in the world, the BMO Vancouver Marathon takes runners on a 42.2KM adventure past beaches, through natural parks, and along Vancouver’s Seawall
As a Partner For Life with Canadian Blood Services we commit to an annual target of blood donations in order to help fill the continuous need. Our lawyers, staff, family and friends all contribute to do our part to ensure this demand is met.
Our associates are involved in and we sponsor Okanagan Young Professionals, an organization that helps attract young professionals to the region and assists them in getting established in the Okanagan. We are passionate about bringing bright minds and growth to our community.
We’re an athletic bunch and several of our lawyers and staff are avid cyclists. We felt this was a natural cause to support and we have proudly donated funds to build several meters of trail that we can’t wait to explore!
The team at Doak Shirreff raised money within the firm and the community for the Canadian Red Cross to help residents of Fort McMurray affected by the 2016 wildfire. Funds helped open emergency shelters, deliver critical relief supplies, and provide financial assistance to families in need.
Our firm has been providing legal services to Habitat for Humanity for over 25 years. We believe in giving back to the community and helping people get on their feet and this is just one of the ways we do it.