835 Years’ Wisdom & Experience
Athletes. Volunteers. Coaches. Community Builders.
This is just a snapshot of some of the inspirational older adults living in our community who prove that age is just a number. Read their stories captured by students and join us in celebrating them – and the many others like them – who make Penticton the fantastic place it is today.
Join us in celebrating International Day of Older Persons
Oct. 1, 2021
Inspirational Stories & Ways to Give Back
David Ellis – Penticton Pounders Running Club
Krista Sansom – CrossFit Penticton
Steve Buzikievich – Penticton Pounders Running Club
Margaret Ashley – President of the Penticton Lions Club
Jerome Jang – Nickel Plate Nordic Centre
Des Snider – Nickel Plate Nordic Centre
Kersten and Bob Grant – Penticton Tennis Club
Dick Reimer – Nickel Plate Nordic Centre
Anne Ross – Taneda Karate Dojo
Kerrigan Baxter – Lions Club International, RCMP Veterans Association and Penticton Newcomers Group
Al Sismey – South Okanagan Similkameen Crime Stoppers
Thank you for your support! For more information, visit our Age-Friendly Community page.
Do you know someone that may wish to be profiled? Please have them contact us to be interviewed.
Phone: 250-490-2512, Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m to 4:30 p.m.