Winter Carnival Cook-off Competition

Each year during the Vernon Winter Carnival, Venture Training holds a friendly cooking competition for our programs. Keeping with this year’s winter carnival theme, competitors decorated and cooked pirate fare. This year’s winners are: Taste: Dobie House Presentation: Mulberry House Food Appeal: Venture Connections Overall Winner: Administration (pictured above) Thanks to all staff and participants[…]

Vernon Winter Carnival Parade

We always look forward to the Vernon Winter Carnival and participating in the parade. It took a few weeks to put together our float and involved many staff and participants. It’s always fun to build something and apply our creativity. The parade itself was awesome as usual and we enjoyed waving to the crowds that[…]

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[…]

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[…]