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  • April 15, 2020

    Local Economic Recovery Task Force Assembled

    Supporting Business and Driving Economic Recovery in the Central Okanagan

    In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Regional Mayors’ and WFN Chief’s Economic Recovery Task Force (Economic Recovery Task Force) was launched today. The Economic Recovery Task Force was initiated by the Mayors of Kelowna, West Kelowna, Lake County, and Peachland, as well as the Regional Board Chair and Chief...

  • April 14, 2020

    Simply Benefits Partners with HumanaCare to Offer Employee Family Assistance Program

    News Provided by:Simply BenefitsApril 14, 2020

    Kelowna, BC: Simply Benefits announced its partnership with HumanaCare on April 14, 2020.

    HumanaCare is an Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP) providing compassionate, holistic support and counselling for individuals and their families experiencing work-life challenges.

    “We're proud to announce our partnership with...

  • April 7, 2020

    Government Work-Sharing Program | Explained

    The Government Work-Sharing Program isn't new, but it’s been adapted and expanded to support a range of sectors and companies across the country who may be facing challenges due to COVID-19. This is a partnership program between the employer, the group of employees and the government of Canada.

    Intention of the Program Help employers avoid layoffs when there is a temporary reduction in ...
  • April 2, 2020

    We are OKGNtech | Meet Joanna

    A strong community can promote new ideas and ensure accountability. It can also act as motivation, support, and even provide a little friendly competition. The power of community is undeniable and the Okanagan tech community is no exception.

    Our community is strong and growing with record speed and maintaining a connection through a period of growth like this can be a challenge. Nobody ...

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