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Kitten Yoga

TashaB | May 18, 2018

Kitten Yoga


In collaboaration with Yoga Spirit & Wellness we're brining back Kitten Yoga for the summer!



June 16

2 p.m. - SOLD OUT

3:30 p.m. - SOLD OUT


July 14

2 p.m. - Register Now

3:30 p.m. - Register Now


Classes are $50 and each student is eligible to receive a $30 tax receipt. All proceeds go to VOKRA.


Scotiabank Charity Challenge

TashaB | May 18, 2018


On June 24, Team VOKRA will be participating in the Scotiabank Half-Marathon and 5k run/walk and we want you to join us.


To join Team VOKRA you must register to run or walk in the event and you can do this by simply clicking this button:



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 Pin codes in the Pin code field:


Half-Marathon discount code: 18VOKRA21K

5K discount code: 18VOKRA5K


Don't want to run? You can still help when you sponsor Team VOKRA. Just click here.

Deeley's Day for Animals

TashaB | March 18, 2018

Join us April 28 at Trev Deeley Motorcycles at 1875 Boundary Road for a day devoted to animals. Learn more here.

Martini Night

TashaB | March 18, 2018

Martini Night
May 3, 2018
Yaletown Brewing Company


We're brining back Martini Night! $10 gets you 3 unique cocktails - and the best part is all proceeds benefit the kittens at VOKRA! Learn more here.

Stay tuned

TashaB | January 1, 2018

We currently don't have any upcoming events.

Got Craft? Holiday Edition

TashaB | November 26, 2017

Come visit our table at


Got Craft? Holiday Edition

Saturday, December 9 + Sunday, December 10, 2017

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Maritime Labour Centre

1880 Triumph Street, Vancouver


BUY TICKETS

Charity Craft Fair

TashaB | November 2, 2017

VOKRA will be part of the 5th annual Charity Craft Fair on November 25 in the atrium of the Woodwards building in Vancouver. You can learn more and buy tickets here.

Great Grocery Stock Up

TashaB | September 29, 2017


Right now when you stock up on grocery cards from Safeway and Save-on-Foods VOKRA gets 8% of the profits.


That can really add up fast! Last year with the help of our fosters and volunteers we raised more than $3,000 which we used to buy things like cat food, litter and flea medicine.


We need to bulk buy the gift cards in order to get this special 8% return and that’s where you come in. We need you to order your Safeway* or Save-on-Foods** cards by November 1.


  • Cards are available in $25, $50 and $100 for both grocery outlets and you can also get Safeway cards for $250. You get the full value of the card and we get 8% back from the retailer.
  • Order now – but you don’t need to pay until November 1 (We’ll even take a post-dated cheque for November 1!)
  • The cards will be delivered in late mid-November in time for the holiday season.

This is a limited time offer so be sure to place your order by November 1 by emailing vokragiftcards@gmail.com and let the gift card team know what you’d like. They’ll confirm your order and contact you to arrange payment and delivery. Want to know more about our gift card program? Click here.


You can help us reach our goal of $40,000 in sales. That’s a profit of $3,200 for VOKRA kitties!


*Safeway gift cards can be used at Sobeys, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thriftyfoods, Lawtons & Needs.
**Save-On-Foods cards can be used at PriceSmart, Overwaitea and Cooper’s Foods.

VOKRA 2017 AGM

TashaB | September 12, 2017


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.


BECOME A SOCIETY MEMBER


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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