Entries by Lee Anne Bachand

Position Available – Housekeeper

JOB POSTING Position: Housekeeper Kamloops Hospice is a non-profit Association serving thousands of people and their families in Kamloops and the surrounding area impacted by terminal illness.  Our mission is to be the centre for Excellence for Hospice Care by delivering community programs, in-house patient care and bereavement support. Term of Employment:   Permanent, part-time Hours of […]

Position Available – Finance & Admin Manager

Finance & Administrative Manager Kamloops Hospice is a non-profit Association serving thousands of people and their families in Kamloops and the surrounding area impacted by terminal illness.  Our mission is to be the centre for Excellence for Hospice Care by delivering community programs, in-house patient care and bereavement support. We are looking to hire a […]

Donation from BC Interior Community Foundation

Kamloops Hospice Association receives donation from BC Interior Community Foundation Jul 23, 2020 11:57 AM By Jill Sperling Image Credit: CFJC Today / Kent Simmonds KAMLOOPS — The Kamloops Hospice Association has received a boost in funding through the BC Interior Community Foundation.  A cheque was presented outside the Marjorie Willoughby Snowden Memorial Hospice Home Thursday morning […]

STOP, DROP AND DONATE

Stop, Drop and Donate event stocks shelves, raises over $28,000 for Kamloops Hospice Association Jul 13, 2020 4:49 PM By Dylana Kneeshaw Image Credit: Adam Donnelly KAMLOOPS — A weekend fundraiser for the Kamloops Hospice Association turned out to be a huge success, raising more than $28,000.  The Stop, Drop and Donate event saw many Kamloops […]

Castanet News ~ A drive-thru for hospice

Support Kamloops Hospice by going through this drive-thru Tereza Verenca – Jun 25, 2020 / 4:00 am  Drive-thrus aren’t just for picking up a Big Mac, fries and a large Coke. They’re also for supporting charities. Giesbrecht & Associates IG Private Wealth Management is organizing a “stop, drop and donate” drive-thru event next month for the Kamloops Hospice […]

Flutter Buys Thrift Store – Reopening Update

We are excited to welcome our volunteers, donors, shoppers and community supporters back into our Flutter Buys Thrift Store on TUESDAY JUNE 9th! Please read our Memo through the link below to learn about our new store hours, protocol, procedures and other information that will help to ensure our Community feels safe when dropping donations […]

Castanet News ~ Butterfly planters for hospice

Kamloops Hospice Association auctioning off two butterfly planters Tereza Verenca – Jun 3, 2020 / 4:00 am If you’re looking to beautify your outdoor patio or your front walkway, the Kamloops Hospice Association is auctioning off two butterfly planters. The flower arrangements were going to be auctioned off during the non-profit’s annual gala last month. However, like […]

We Need You Kamloops! How Can You Help?

We need you KAMLOOPS! Often we are asked ‘How can I Help?’. Here are some great ideas of items and ‘funds’ that will support our team with the important essential care we provide to patients and families. Please contact us at 250.372.1336 to arrange drop off or with questions. Thank you for supporting Hospice!

Kamloops Hospice asks for Donations During National Palliative Care Week

Kamloops Hospice asks for donations during National Hospice Palliative Care Week By Jill Sperling Photo by Kent Simmonds May 4, 2020 KAMLOOPS — This week is National Hospice Palliative Care Week, and the Kamloops Hospice Association is working out a way to hold an annual fundraiser virtually. The Hospice Association was planning to host its annual […]

CBC Daybreak Kamloops with Shelley Joyce – April 2, 2020

CBC Daybreak Kamloops interviews Wendy Marlow, Executive Director at Kamloops Hospice Association about new Virtual Visiting at Kamloops Hospice Association, donation requests and other changes at Hospice due to Covid-19 including Volunteer Program & Community Program Suspension, Thrift Store Closing Temporarily, Gala Cancellation and challenges with raising required funds. Listen to the 5 minute audio […]