Fundraiser: North Okanagan Hospice Society Inaugural Stop, Drop and Donate Drive-thru Fundraiser

Posted on September 23, 2022

Who wants $10 in Casino play from Lake City Casino for helping out Hospice? Well, the first 100 donors to our event will get $10 in Casino Play!

When: October 22, 2022

Where: Lake City Casino Parking Lot (Outside Match Eatery & Public House), 4900 Anderson Way, Vernon BC

Time: 10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.

Why Donate: Did you know it costs over $1,000 a week to run the Hospice kitchen services, and we need to fundraise $52,000 per month to operate our house. Your generous donations alone pay for this, and we need every little bit of help.

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Fundraiser: Keynote Speaker Chris Lemons 'Last Breath'

Posted on September 22, 2022

When: November 29, 2022

Where: The Vernon & District Performing Arts Centre

Time: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

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The Emily Dahl Foundation and North Okanagan Hospice Society are bringing the renowned world speaker to the North Okanagan for his only Canadian stop.

A North Sea diver, Lemons cheated death in September 2012, when a freak failure of the dynamic positioning system of the vessel he was working under, resulted in the umbilical which provides him with breathing gas, light and heat was severed.

But the miracle of his colleagues' superhuman efforts to save him, and his body lasting 35 minutes on a five-minute emergency air tank, saw him not only living to resume his diving job and marry his fiancée, but to suffer no ill effects from a lack of oxygen.

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Hospice: Our Future Service Provision in the North Okanagan Impact of 2022-2026 Strategic Framework and Community Feedback Opportunity

Posted on August 25, 2022

The North Okanagan Hospice Society (NOHS) is holding a public information session to present and gather feedback on a five-year strategic framework.

When: September 8th, 2022

Where: Prestige Vernon Lodge Ballroom # 1, Vernon BC

Time: 3:30 to 6:00 p.m.

RSVP: By August 30th to [email protected] with names & number of attendees

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