Nominate a Shuswap woman of note

Nominations are open for the 2013 Shuswap Women of Distinction Awards.

  • Nov. 21, 2012 10:00 a.m.

Nominations are open for the 2013 Shuswap Women of Distinction Awards.

The deadline for nominations is Friday, Dec. 28.

The Outstanding Woman in Business award, sponsored by Shuswap Women in Business, has been changed to the Outstanding Woman in Leadership.  The Young Woman of Excellence Award sponsored by Okanagan College has been tweeked to The Young Woman of Promise Award with an age limit of 25.

The Bea Cameron Arts and Culture Champion Award sponsored by The Bea Cameron Family Memorial recognizes a woman who enriches our community through her significant contributions to the arts.

 

For more information on the awards and to download a nomination form, go to www.itsallaboutwomen.ca and click on Women of Distinction.

 

 

Just Posted

Rat problem arises in the Shuswap

Traps repeatedly selling out as Chase residents deal with unwelcome rodents

Demand for mental health services increasing with acceptance

Support organization sees growing waitlist, particularly for youth and families with children

Family uprooted by suspicious fire grateful for support

Salmon Arm man thankful treasured artwork, family photos undamaged

Olympic rower challenging diabetics to live life to the fullest

Chris Jarvis of I Challenge Diabetes will visit Salmon Arm schools May 15

Commercial recyclables still going to landfill

Province asked to broaden scope of permitted recyclable materials

SilverStar avalanches not scaring off skiers

Putnam Creek remains closed, but frontside of the mountain runs are fully operational

Collision closes Highway 3 west of Keremeos

Details scarce about collision that has closed Highway 3 west of Keremeos

Okanagan librarian delves into trio of titles

Book Talk: Dark Matter, Lincoln’s Dreams and The Jealous Kind

Nitro Cold Brew Coffee from B.C. roaster recalled due to botulism scare

“If you purchased N7 Nitro Cold Brew Coffee from Cherry Hill … do not drink it.”

B.C. man gets award for thwarting theft, sexual assault – all in 10 minutes

Karl Dey helped the VPD take down a violent sex offender

Indigenous students recognized at ceremony at Okanagan College

The ceremony recognizes that students are getting an education while holding onto Indigenous background and teachings

Baby left alone in vehicle in Walmart parking lot

Williams Lake RCMP issue warning after attending complaint at Walmart Wednesday

Behind the mask of the South Okanagan furries community

Penticton furries community member said it’s not a sexual thing

Canada Finance Minister to promote budget in Kelowna

Bill Morneau will speak in Kelowna

Most Read