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7th annual Push To End Homelessness

Inn from the Cold - Kelowna

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Campaign Ends Oct. 1, 2018
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Inn from the Cold Kelowna is hosting our 7th annual Push to End Homelessness, on Saturday, September 29th. This family friendly, community orientated event is a fun, uplifting and inspiring day that supports those who may be experiencing homelessness right here in Kelowna. The Push to End Homelessness acknowledges that homelessness is a community problem – one requiring a community solution.

When: Saturday, September 29th, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm

Where: Cart decoration begins at Kerry Park at 9:00am. The race winds through the downtown core from 10:00am - 12:00pm. At noon, the race will finalize at Kerry Park, where participants will enjoy a BBQ lunch provided by Safeway and celebration with prizes awarded to the teams with the most pledges raised, top finishers, and best decorated cart.

What: Pledged race participants will get together with their teams and decorate their carts. The teams will then make will then be led on a series of challenges through the City of Kelowna before arriving at the finish line at Kerry Park for a BBQ provided by Safeway, and a chance to win prizes!

Local businesses can support the Push to End Homelessness by:

  • Registering your own team and collecting pledges
  • Making a pledge to an existing team
  • Donating a prize for the event (ex. Gift certificates, gift baskets, goods etc.)
  • Host a location

Everyone that wants to help is invited to:

  1. Form a team and raise pledges – team goal is to raise $1000.
  2. Attend the delicious BBQ lunch provided by Safeway at Kerry Park where 100% of proceeds go directly towards helping persons experiencing homelessness in Kelowna.