Donation to North Okanagan Youth and Family Services Society
Nikki Kazimer of North Okanagan Youth and Family Services Society (NOYFSS) was delighted to receive $2,000 presented by Vernon Legion President Jennifer Pace and Treasurer Madelaine Johnston. Proceeds from Legion's weekly Meat Draw are returned to the community through our Gaming Fund.
LCol Mike McGinty speaks at Remembrance Day
LCol Mike McGinty is the Commanding Office of the British Columbia Dragoon’s. He addressed thousands of local community members (young and old) at Vernon’s Remembrance Day ceremony at Kal Tire Place. Here is his speech.
Welcome to the website for the Vernon Legion (Branch 25) located in Vernon, British Columbia. The Royal Canadian Legion’s mission is to serve Veterans, which includes serving military and RCMP members and their families, to promote Remembrance and to serve our communities and our Country. Legion membership is open to any Canadian citizen or citizen of an Allied nation who is 18 years of age or older.
No Stone Left AloneDespite pouring rain, dozens of people, many of them elementary students, gathered at Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Vernon on Thursday morning.
The gathering was part of a nation-wide initiative that honours Canadian veterans. - November 1, 2018 4:31 pm from Klaudia VanEmmerik at Global News
Amazing photos - Photographer Don Weixl has been generous enough to show some of the heart rendering photographs he took at this event. Please feel free to view and share (and credit Don as the photographer in any sharing). Photos click here.