2019 Annual General Meeting

TashaB | October 8, 2019

VOKRA will be holding its 2019 Annual General Meeting on October 10 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church. Anyone can attend our AGM, however in order to vote you need to become a society member. Membership is only $10 and is a great way to show your support for VOKRA. Memberships are available at the door

Thursday, October 10
7 to 8 p.m. (doors open at 6:15 p.m.)
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 1573 – 18 Avenue E., Vancouver

Learn more here.

Kitten Yoga

TashaB | May 9, 2019


Join us for a special yoga class where your practice will be accompanied by a litter of playful kittens!

Yoga Spirit & Wellness
5861 Goring Street, Burnaby

June 15 & September 7
2 pm or 3:30pm

$50 - all proceeds go to VOKRA and students receive a $30 tax receipt

Scotiabank Charity Challenge

TashaB | April 15, 2019

On June 23, Team VOKRA will be participating in the Scotiabank Half-Marathon and 5k run/walk and we want you to join us. It might not change your life, but your support will definitely help change the lives of the more than 1,400 kitties we rescue each year.

To join Team VOKRA simply click here to register. And, as a bonus, each team member is entitled to a special preferred rate. To get the preferred rate be sure to enter one of the following charity codes in the charity code field at the bottom of the registration page:

Half-Marathon discount code: 19VOKRA21K

5K discount code: 19VOKRA5K

Don’t forget to indicate you’re joining the VOKRA official charity team and add “Team VOKRA” as the name on your bib!

Don’t want to run? You can still help when you sponsor Team VOKRA today!

Cat Video Fest 2019

TashaB | March 24, 2019

Cat Video Fest 2019

Vancity Theatre Screening - April 20 at the Vancity Theatre

CatVideoFest is a compilation reel of the latest and best cat videos culled from countless hours of unique submissions and sourced animations, music videos, and, of course, classic internet powerhouses.

CatVideoFest is a joyous communal experience, only available in theaters, and raises money for cats in need through partnerships with local cat charities, animal welfare organizations, and shelters to best serve cats in the area.

As a charitable partner, VOKRA will receive a percentage of all box office receipts for the Vancity Theatre screenings!


Deeley's Day for Animals

TashaB | March 3, 2019

Join us on April 27 at Deeley's Day for Animals - a day devoted to animals, rescues, education, services, products and really anything to do with the animals we love to surround ourselves with. Learn more here.

Stay tuned

TashaB | March 1, 2019

We currently don't have any upcoming events.

Holiday Auction

TashaB | December 9, 2018

Looking for the purrfect stocking stuffer?! Check out our Holiday Auction! All proceeds directly benefit the kitties so be sure to bid now and bid often.


2018 AGM

TashaB | September 15, 2018

Welcome to VOKRA's Annual General Meeting under the BC Society Act. This meeting is important for members as it is where you receive progress reports on the previous year's business, as well as select the team to guide VOKRA into the future.

Anyone can attend our AGM, however in order to vote you need to become a society member. Membership is only $10 and is a great way to show your support for VOKRA.


6:15 Doors Open and Social Time

6:30 Sign up of new members at the meeting finishes

7:00 - 8:00 AGM

Members will receive a full agenda package, but briefly, the points to be covered will be:

  • Minutes of the Previous AGM, October 13, 2016
  • Presentation: 2017 in Review
  • Treasurer's Report: 2016 Financial Statements
  • Motion to set membership fee post October AGM Motions to change the bylaws (if any)
  • Election of the Board members
  • Thank you to the Outgoing Board
  • New Business
  • Meeting Adjourned

We have asked people to indicate whether or not they will be attending the meeting so we can get a rough idea of the number of people who will show up. People intending to run for Board positions must be present for both the nomination and the acceptance of the nomination. Under BC Society Act bylaws, no proxies are permitted.

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