17 June, 2024

Bike Raffle 2024


Enter the Nelson CARES Society fundraising summer raffle for your chance to win a Pedego Avenue Electric Bike. All proceeds from the raffle go to support the Kootenay Seniors Transportation Program. For more information and how to get your tickets, click here!

Bike Raffle 20242024-06-17T16:42:02+00:00
5 February, 2024

Coldest Night of the Year 2004-Press Release


On Saturday, February 24th, the Nelson CARES Society is hosting its Coldest Night of the Year (CNOY) fundraising event. This event will see numerous participants braving the cold, dark streets of Nelson in a walk. These walkers will have reached out to their friends, family, and colleagues for donations in support of their efforts. The [...]

Coldest Night of the Year 2004-Press Release2024-02-05T22:07:40+00:00
29 January, 2024

Press Release – Coldest Night of the Year


On Saturday, Feb 24th, Nelson CARES Society’s Coldest Night of the Year (CNOY) fundraising event will be taking place with hundreds of walkers hitting the chilly, dark streets of Nelson. Those walkers will have asked their friends, family and co-workers to donate to support their walk. Because of the fast-paced nature of CNOY event, almost [...]

Press Release – Coldest Night of the Year2024-01-29T16:35:26+00:00
9 January, 2024

Coldest Night of the Year 2024 Press Release


Happy 10th Anniversary!! We are excited to announce that 2024 will be the 10th year that Nelson CARES Society will host the Coldest Night of the Year fundraising event. On Saturday, Feb 24th, hundreds of Nelsonites will walk together in the chilly, dark streets. Participants will better understand the experience of being on the streets [...]

Coldest Night of the Year 2024 Press Release2024-01-09T20:47:26+00:00
21 June, 2021

Celebration of Life


Please join together to honour and celebrate the life of Nicole (Megan) Wilson Nicole was taken from our community too soon. We hop you join us to hold space for this loss, celebrate Nicole's like and honour her spirit. Monday June 21st, 2021 12:30pm-1:30p, at Cotton Wood Falls There will be an alter space and [...]

Celebration of Life2021-06-21T14:50:52+00:00
22 March, 2021

Coats for Koots Drive


UPDATE (March 2021) – A big thank you to Valhalla Pure for running the ‘Coats for Koots’ drive last November, and to everyone who donated coats and boots!  Over the winter months, these coats and boots have been distributed to people in our community who are experiencing or at-risk of homelessness, as part of NCOH’s [...]

Coats for Koots Drive2021-03-22T14:45:03+00:00
20 August, 2020

Notice of Annual General Meeting


The Nelson CARES Society Board of Directors warmly invites you to join us for our Virtual Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020 at 12:00 noon Registration required: for more information and to register CLICK HERE To vote at the AGM, you must be a member in good standing at least 14 days in [...]

Notice of Annual General Meeting2020-08-20T14:37:55+00:00
24 February, 2020

Point in Time Count 2020


This spring, Nelson will be participating in Canada’s third coordinated cross-country Point-in-Time (PiT) Homelessness Count & Housing Needs Survey. Between March 1 and April 30, designated communities across Canada will send teams of volunteers onto the streets and into shelters, transitional housing facilities and community service locations to seek information about the extent and nature [...]

Point in Time Count 20202020-03-09T20:34:58+00:00
14 January, 2020

Coldest Night of the Year


On Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 Nelson CARES will host the 6th annual CNOY. The Coldest Night of the Year is a walking fundraiser that raises money and awareness for the hungry, homeless and hurting in over 130 communities across Canada. We are looking forward to seeing some new faces this year, alongside some familiar ones [...]

Coldest Night of the Year2022-02-01T17:23:45+00:00
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