The RDN has just approved our Development Permit application, bringing us one big step closer to putting shovels in the ground to begin construction on Lighthouse Villa. We are now working on finalizing our lease, preparing documents to go to tender, putting the finishing touches on our drawings, and collaborating with BC Housing to obtain
At the January meeting of 100+Women Who Care Oceanside, Bowser Seniors Housing Society was chosen as the charity for January by the members in attendance. As a result we will be receiving a cheque in the amount of $26,000.
We are thrilled and will let you know when the official cheque presentation will be.
A huge thank you to our members and friends who nominated Bowser Seniors Housing Society and to Renata Sutherland for making the presentation on our behalf.
Thank you to 100 + Women Who Care Oceanside for supporting our community charities.
If you are not familiar with this organization, check it out at https://www.100womenoceanside.com/
The plans for our Fall Gala have been unveiled as a Buddy Holly tribute! Check out the 2019 Gala page for all of the details!
The Pancake Breakfast and Garage Sale was very successful, check out the pictures on our Events Page!
Our AGM was held on May 3rd. Members in attendance learned of the changes to Lighthouse Villa, because of the requirements of the current BC Housing funding.
We have reached our fundraising goal of $200,000 and are now reaching beyond to our next target of $400,000! Thank you to our amazing community and the volunteers who made it happen!
Our Tina Turner Gala was an overwhelming success, netting the Society $16,500. Everyone had a fun evening with an amazing meal and great music from Tina Turner. The event was attended by 240 people. Tickets were sold out one month in advance of the event.
The most exciting news is that we will now have a doctor in town on Saturday mornings. Dr. Stephen Fox will be seeing patients at Magnolia Court from 8: a.m. to 1 p.m. starting on September 22nd. New and current patients are welcome. Dr. Fox has an office in Courtenay and comes highly recommended. For
Tickets for Tina Turner are now on sale. People are buying tables and no doubt this will sell out quickly so if you want to get tickets or reserve a table, you can call me at 250 757 8117. Tickets are also available at Georgia Park, Salish Sea and on line at www.bshs.ca. Click HERE for
The Board would like to thank everyone who participated for the support you gave to us with our Raffle this year. The draw occured on Sunday and the three winners were: 1st Prize – Betsy Poel 2nd Prize – Walter Hoogland 3rd Prize – John Duncan All live locally and were thrilled with their win.