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Meet Our Team...

At Ooknakane Friendship Centre, we believe in the importance of community and mutual support. Our team is a diverse group of individuals who are all passionate about providing programs and services that speak directly to the needs of the Okanagan area. Get to know the team behind the center by exploring our site.


The Ooknakane Friendship Centre is an aboriginal not-for-profit society that is committed to providing holistic, culturally-driven programs and services designed to support, educate and strengthen people of all nations.


Meet Our Board of Directors...

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The name, Penticton, is commonly believed to come from the name of one of the main villages of Okanagan First Nations people located on the East bank of Okanagan Lake. The name comes from, “SN’PINKTN” meaning “a place to live forever” or “a place to live year-round”.

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