Okanagan Wildfire Donation Centers

Blog August 23, 2023

Posted by Sara Scott

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Our immense gratitude goes out to the many firefighters and first responders keeping our communities safe and the countless others supporting behind the scenes.

The Okanagan is brimming with caring individuals ready and willing to help support evacuees and emergency crews. It’s powerful to see the acts of generosity and support be offered by locals and from communities outside of our region.

Donation coordination is a big part of the relief efforts at this time. Below are official organizations providing support that will gratefully take donations and distribute to those that need it. If you able and interested in supporting during this difficult time, we recommend you connect directly to one of these organizations.

Here is a list of key donation centres:

Mamas for Mamas

      • Drop off location: Mamas for Mamas Office – 120-1735 Dolphin Avenue, Kelowna
      • Drop off location: OKGN HQ – 1295 Cannery Ln #115, Kelowna
      • Please visit Instagram for the most up-to-date information on needed supplies
      • Online donations

Central Okanagan Food Bank

    • Drop off location: 2310 Enterprise Way, Kelowna
    • Drop off location: 3711 Elliott Rd, West Kelowna
    • Online donations

Kelowna Gospel Mission

The Salvation Army


Central Okanagan Foundation

YMCA of Southern Interior BC

West Kelowna Firefighters Charitable Society

Canadian Red Cross

United Way British Columbia


Updated as of August 23, 2023

Information may be updated or changed with short notice, we recommend contacting the organizations or referring directly to each organizations website and social channels for any additional updates.

If there is an organization you would like to see added to this list, please send me a direct message at sara@accelerateokanagan.com

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