The market donated the fees from its most recent event to the Nicola Valley Health Care Auxiliary Thrift Shop. The amount will now be added to help the local healthcare services in the community.
by Marius Auer | Nov 15, 2022
Team members volunteered their time to assist a Phase 4 resident, still displaced from her home, in removing the large amounts of flood debris in the house’s crawl space.
by Marius Auer | Oct 25, 2022
The Herald sat down with Joe Nemeth, loans officer for CFNV, ahead of Small Business Week to discuss their plans, networking, and the function of the non-profit organization.
by Marius Auer | Oct 24, 2022
The Canadian Red Cross is offering small business and nonprofit organizations affected by the November 2021 flooding event a one-time tax free payment of $5000.
by Izaiah Reyes | Oct 21, 2022
British Columbia will be once again in for a minty treat this fall as Girl Guides BC launch their cookie sale of mint chocolate cookies. The sales will help Girl Guides across B.C. fund their activities and programs.
by Izaiah Reyes | Oct 20, 2022
The non-profit organization remembers the amount of assistance they got from volunteers throughout the disaster and wanted to show their appreciation. As such, they have hosted a family day at Smith Pioneer Park on Sunday, October 16, to honour and celebrate these volunteers.
by Izaiah Reyes | Oct 13, 2022
A total amount of $570,000 combined from both the Province and TNRD is being used to fund the upgrades of the rodeo grounds.
by Marius Auer | Oct 12, 2022
The Nicola Watershed Community Round Table (NWCRT) is a local organization looking to involve Merrittonians in the process of protecting the local waterways and supply, and to provide an opportunity for locals to have their say in land and resource management.
by Izaiah Reyes | Oct 11, 2022
On Saturday, October 1, Merritt Civic Centre saw roughly 36 different local non-profit organizations for CFNV’s networking event.
by Izaiah Reyes | Sep 20, 2022
Out of the 52 foundations in B.C., Merritt is served by the BC Interior Community Foundation (BCICF). With its new leadership, the Kamloops based group looks to launch an awareness campaign aimed at Merritt and the other communities they serve.
by Marius Auer | Sep 14, 2022
A new charity walk initiative came to Merritt this past weekend, raising both awareness and funds to support the fight against a type of cancer affecting 3,100 Canadian women each year.
by Marius Auer | Sep 2, 2022
The Rotary Club of Merritt will be serving up breakfast favourites to kickstart Merrittonians’ Pro Rodeo weekend, with the local service club offering a pancake breakfast at downtown’s Spirit Square.
by Izaiah Reyes | Sep 1, 2022
For as long as many locals can remember, the Labour Day Street Market has been an event that was missing during the long weekend’s lineup of events and festivities. Luckily, an active group of residents have volunteered this year to revive the old event.
by Marius Auer | Aug 31, 2022
The Merritt Rotary Club’s flood recovery fund received another boost from two recent donations to their ongoing relief efforts.
by Izaiah Reyes | Aug 22, 2022
It was announced on Friday, August 19, that BC Liquor Stores have limited alcohol purchases as a response to the ongoing job action by the B.C. General Employees’ Union (BCGEU).
by Izaiah Reyes | Aug 16, 2022
The Province is investing $3.4 million annually for Community Adult Literacy Programs (CALP) across 128 communities in British Columbia. The programs will help British Columbians, newcomers, work permit holders and refugee claimants improve their reading, writing, math and digital skills.