Stories

Home is where your heart is. And, there is plenty of heart at JoeAnna’s House. From the community wrapping their arms around this project to the people who have called JoeAnna’s House ‘home’, we invite you to share in the stories that are collectively contributing to the fabric of this house.

Lincoln's Story

Lincoln 'Little Fighter' Santano - Mom Natalie's Journey To Find JoeAnna's House It was December, 26, 2019, Boxing Day, when Lincoln ‘Little Fighter’ Santano made an unexpected, early entry into the world at Kelowna General Hospital.…
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A Very Special Gift - Cindy's Story

Full Circle For Rotarian   As the lead referral hospital for patients from across BC's southern interior, guests of JoeAnna's House are primarily from outside the central Okanagan. Which is why the Rotary Club of Salmon Arm - Daybreak…

The First Family of JoeAnna's House

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The Most Precious Gift It was a clear, starry night this past November 21, when the community came out in droves to celebrate the completion of a project that has captivated our collective hearts for over two years. Built and now operated entirely…

Michele and Sonny's Story

In October, 2015, Michele and her husband Sonny left their home in Beaverdell for Kelowna General Hospital, seeking answers and treatment for a host of symptoms that had rendered Sonny increasingly ill. For six months, Michele navigated treacherous…

Home is where your heart is. And, there is plenty of heart at JoeAnna’s House. From the community wrapping their arms around this project to the people who have called JoeAnna’s House ‘home’, we invite you to share in the stories that are collectively contributing to the fabric of this house.

Lincoln's Story

Lincoln 'Little Fighter' Santano - Mom Natalie's Journey To Find JoeAnna's House It was December, 26, 2019, Boxing Day, when Lincoln ‘Little Fighter’ Santano made an unexpected, early entry into the world at Kelowna General Hospital.…
JoeAnna's House

A Very Special Gift - Cindy's Story

Full Circle For Rotarian   As the lead referral hospital for patients from across BC's southern interior, guests of JoeAnna's House are primarily from outside the central Okanagan. Which is why the Rotary Club of Salmon Arm - Daybreak…

The First Family of JoeAnna's House

,
The Most Precious Gift It was a clear, starry night this past November 21, when the community came out in droves to celebrate the completion of a project that has captivated our collective hearts for over two years. Built and now operated entirely…

Michele and Sonny's Story

In October, 2015, Michele and her husband Sonny left their home in Beaverdell for Kelowna General Hospital, seeking answers and treatment for a host of symptoms that had rendered Sonny increasingly ill. For six months, Michele navigated treacherous…
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