Aboriginal Leaders in HIV/AIDS/HCV
The Silver Star Club Resort, Vernon BC
October 16th, 17th, and 18th, 2002
Information & Instructions
The conference is being held at the Silver Star Club Resort. The Silver Star Club Resort and Chilcoot Conference Centre is located a mile above the beautiful Okanagan Valley in the centre of the village of Silver Star Mountain Resort. Connect with Highway 97 to Vernon and follow 48th Avenue to Silver Star Road. The resort is only a 22km drive from Vernon.
Registration is Wednesday afternoon, October 16th from 4pm - 8pm where you will pick up your conference package. Learning and sharing sessions start Thursday, October 17th and continue on until late afternoon on Friday, October 18th.
Wednesday evening after you are registered, you have free time to meet and mingle with other Aboriginal leaders from the Okanagan. The hotel rooms and taxes for Wednesday and Thursday are paid for, so take advantage of two nights in a luxury setting at our expense. You are responsible for all other room charges you incurr. Breakfast and lunch Thursday and Friday are covered as well as a banquet Thursday evening. Coffee, tea and pastry service will be provided throughout the conference.
"Be A Bear Or Better"
Organizations, corporations, business owners and individuals are invited to be a conference sponsor. Chief Dan Wilson (Okanagan Indian Band) started the ball rolling by sponsoring the conference at the "Bear" level and has issued a challenge to all other Aboriginal leaders to "Be A Bear Or Better". For information on financial contributions to this conference, take out your chequebook, and look at our Sponsorship page.
Please complete the attached registration forms or send the required information from the form them by mail, fax, or Email no later than 5:00pm September 6th, 2002 to:
Okanagan Aboriginal AIDS Society
#202 1626 Richter St.
Kelowna BC V1Y 2M3
Fax: (250) 868-8662