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6 05, 2014

Enactus Canada 2014 National Exposition

May 6th, 2014|Competitions, News|

Enactus Okanagan College is fresh off the plane from the Enactus Canada National Exposition in Calgary. The three days we spent in Calgary were filled with rehearsing, laughing, competing, dancing, crying, and rejoicing – all the moments equaling some of the most memorable days of my life. [...]

14 04, 2014

Scotiabank Centre for Non-Profit Excellence

April 14th, 2014|News|

Scotiabank executives were in town on Monday, April 7th, 2014 for the 182nd annual meeting. Each year the meeting is held in a different city around the country. This year, we were fortunate enough to hold it here in Kelowna. At each and every annual meeting, a [...]

11 04, 2014

Venture Okanagan Spring Edition

April 11th, 2014|Venture Okanagan|

On April 2nd, Enactus and Okanagan College hosted the second annual forum for Venture Okanagan (VO). For those of you that aren’t aware, Venture Okanagan is the valley’s first college led venture capital group. Enactus Okanagan College, together with the Okanagan School of Business and the Okanagan Angel Network [...]

9 04, 2014

MOMentum Update!

April 9th, 2014|MOMentum|

Students at Enactus Okanagan College are empowering women in our community through the support of The Walmart Women Economic Empowerment grant received for the second consecutive year. MOMentum is a 24 week program, hosted by a local pregnancy center in Penticton. This year 17 mothers where taught the power [...]

23 03, 2014

“Dress for Success” Fashion Show

March 23rd, 2014|Events|

First off, let me just say that the “Dress for Success” Fashion Show was a great success. All of the hard work that the team put in paid off!

The weeks leading up to the event were some of the most stressful I’ve had all year. Endless hours of work [...]

2 03, 2014

Enactus Western Canada Regional Exposition: Day 2

March 2nd, 2014|Uncategorized|

If I had to sum up Day 2 of the Enactus Canada Regionals in a few words, they would have to be: inspiring, empowering, impactful, stunned and exciting.  This day will most certainly go down as one of the best days of my life. Being able to witness, share [...]

27 02, 2014

Enactus Western Canada Regional Exposition: Day 1

February 27th, 2014|Uncategorized|

We started off the day with a few series of unfortunate events. Planes were delayed and parts needed to be ordered. When we were able to board the plane, it was smooth sailing from there on out. We arrived in Calgary at 10:00a.m. After checking into our hotel, grabbing [...]

18 11, 2013

Okanagan College students collect 5,000lbs of non-perishables for food banks

November 18th, 2013|Help Hunger Disappear|

“Enactus Okanagan College students weren’t scared to face hunger head on this Halloween. The students collected more than 5,000lbs of non-perishables for local food banks by hosting collection events on Oct. 31 at Save-on-Foods in Vernon, Kelowna and Penticton.” (Castanet.net)

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16 11, 2013

Penticton youth tops in business

November 16th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Congratulations Oakley!
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17 03, 2013

Enactus Students Working to Empower Women in Penticton

March 17th, 2013|MOMentum|

Students at Enactus Okanagan College are empowering women in our community with the support of a grant received from the Walmart foundation. The Walmart Women Economic Empowerment grant is awarded to help change the lives of countless women around the world and Enactus Okanagan College received the grant to [...]