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Ways to Donate

1) CanadaHelps

Donate Online Safely and Securely through CanadaHelps. A tax receipt will be sent to you directly from CanadaHelps. Here you will find options of designated funds including:

Planned Monthly or One-Time: a regular monthly donation, or just a one time occurence; your choice.

Adaptive Adventures: Donations to Adaptive Adventures will directly benefit our clients as funds will be designated to our adaptive activities including: paddling, cycling, hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing and local overnight camping outings.

Client Sponsorship: Donations made to our #GetOutside Fund allow us to direct funds directly to activities for a client in financial need. These funds are allocated to clients under the discretion of our General Manager. Nor-Val is one of our Corporate sponsors to this #GetOutside fund

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2) By Cheque or Credit Card

(Please indicate if you wish to receive a tax receipt for your donation).

by Cheque: Our name is CRIS or the Community Recreational Initiatives Society and send to:

835 Bay Ave.
Kelowna, B.C.  V1Y 7K2

by Credit Card:  Call us at 250 979-3941 during business hours, and we can accept your donation with our secure payment processor over the phone.

3) Legacy Giving

Through our partner – Central Okanagan Foundation your Legacy can build sustainability for CRIS through our Endowment Fund. Call us for details.



Our Dedication

We are dedicated to making outdoor adventures accessible to people with unique abilities – including financially. We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to connect to Nature. Many people in our community would not have access to the beauty & benefits of our natural world without your generous support. We depend upon your generosity to help keep the doors to the great outdoors open. Your donation will make a difference, changing lives. 

CRIS adheres to the Ethical Fundraising and Financial Accountability Code – a commitment to manage responsibly the funds that donors entrust to us and to report our financial affairs accurately and completely.

CRIS’s annual information report can be found on the Canada Revenue Agency’s charities website. 

Our Federal Charity Registration Number is 870544715 RR0001.