Starfish Program

Helping Kids and Families

Venture Training is proud to be a partner in the Starfish Program. The picking up and delivering of the Starfish backpacks is an opportunity for our staff and  participants to feel good about giving back to the community. About the Starfish Program: The Starfish program addresses food insecurity and hunger by providing a weekend knapsack[…]

Merry christmas

Christmas Hours of Operation

Christmas Hours of Operation: All Venture Training programs and facilities are closed from December 22nd through January 1st with the exception of: Venture Bottle Depot – Miller Street, Lumby – open on December 22, 27, 28, and 29 – 10:00am – 5:00pm Venture Recycling Depot – Alexis Park Drive, Vernon – open on December 22,[…]

Vanessa Burnett

Vanessa Burnett – Rising Star Award

Image: Vanessa Burnett and her son Indy at Venture Training’s recent Bike Drive event.   Venture Training is pleased to announce that staff member Vanessa Burnett has been honored with the Rising Star Award from the Community Social Service Employers’ Association of BC (CCSEA). In presenting the award CCSEA host said “In her relatively short[…]

Emergency Response Day

Emergency Response Day

Fun was had by all at Emergency Response Day in Polson Park in Vernon on October 3rd. We enjoyed checking out the various vehicles and chatting with the emergency responders. Since October is Community Inclusion month, It was awesome that the venue chosen was accessible for people with disabilities and everyone was so welcoming and[…]