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  • December 2, 2020

    Mamas for Mamas, Central Okanagan Food Bank, and Charitables.com teaming up to help the most vulnerable this Holiday Season.

    Mamas for Mamas, the Central Okanagan Food Bank, and Charitables.com have teamed up to launch a Holiday Gift Drive. Our campaign is asking local businesses to upload Gift Cards or items to Charitables.com. Okanagan residents can shop for gifts on the site and the proceeds from each purchase will go to Mamas for Mamas and the Central Okanagan Food Bank.

    Beginning immediately we are askin...

  • December 1, 2020

    W Venture | Women Advancing British Columbia

    This week, we celebrate a milestone. W Venture, a program committed to advancing entrepreneurial women, concludes its pilot run in British Columbia. The program was supported by the Digital Technology Supercluster in an effort to increase the capacity for women entrepreneurs in the region and ensure that they are able to receive the training and support they need to succeed in their ventures.

  • November 30, 2020

    5 REASONS TO APPLY FOR THE OKGN ANGEL SUMMIT (EVEN IF YOU THINK YOU SHOULDN’T)

    Are you looking for investment in your business? Maybe you are thinking about, or in the process of preparing to raise, capital? Do you want to build relationships with local investors? The OKGN Angel Summit is just the thing for you!

    The OKGN Angel Summit is an investor-led program designed to expose accredited investors to the world of angel investing through a guided, hands-on proces...

  • November 26, 2020

    Bringing Local Business Online | Richard Takai Talks DER3

    In response to the impacts of COVID-19, small and mainstreet businesses are seeking new ways to connect with their customers and adapt to an increasingly digital world. To support this transition, Accelerate Okanagan has launched the DER3 Program, which connects local businesses with local digital service providers and subject matter experts to help them enter or expand into the digital economy...

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