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Projects support social well-being in Columbia Basin

32 projects receive support from the Trust’s Social Grants Program  Thirty-two projects that support social well-being have been approved to receive nearly $1 million in funding from Columbia Basin Trust’s Social Grants Program. “Our selection committee approved a diverse range … > Read More

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$133k in grants are investments in youth

Mentoring, youth and community programs are getting $133,000 in Community Gaming Grants from the Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development. These grants help fund programs run by the Kin Club of Cranbrook – $25,000 (pictured right), the Blue Lake … > Read More

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YOUth Engagement workshop spots available Wednesday

Spots are still available for the Cranbrook session of YOUth Engagement. This program is a pilot to develop youth engagement strategies, plans, and activities that are community-based. The goal for Big Brothers Big Sisters, the hosts of this workshop, is … > Read More

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Season’s wishes and thanks from the United Way

The United Way Board of Directors, staff and funded agencies wish to thank our donors and community supporters for all that you so generously do to help United Way make our communities a better place. Our 2013 funded agencies are: … > Read More

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A stone’s throw away from changing a life

Local businesses and residents are being asked to throw a few rocks down the ice to raise money in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters’ mentoring programs for children and youth in our community. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cranbrook … > Read More

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Have a burger – support a Big!

Tomorrow, Saturday, July 6, you can join Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cranbrook (BBBS) and Mr. Mike’s Steakhouse Casual for their grand re-opening. The restaurant will be donating 10% of its sales to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cranbrook. … > Read More

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Big Brothers Big Sisters hosting community info session

An evening of learning, connecting and creating something BIG! Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cranbrook is looking for community members to attend their information session on June 5, at the College of the Rockies from 7 – 9 p.m. in Room … > Read More

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Big Brothers Big Sisters hosting Sexual Abuse Prevention Training program

Little Warriors is coming to Cranbrook to do Sexual Abuse Prevention Training programs. Little Warriors, a national charitable organization, is pleased to offer the revolutionary, research based Stewards of Children Prevention Workshop in Cranbrook. The Stewards of Children three hour … > Read More

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Got passion? Doing something cool? Tell us about it!

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cranbrook is cooking up something big. A new summer program is in the works and they are looking to the community for cool people who want to share their hobbies and passions with some wonderful … > Read More

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Social Planning Society hires social researcher

The members of the Social Planning Society of Cranbrook are excited to announce the recent hiring of Delaney Kunitz (pictured) as social researcher for the Living Wage Project. The Living Wage project will focuses on the calculation of $14.16/hour, which … > Read More

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