June 8, 2017

OSTU Office

10:00 AM

‘To Hell with the Bell’

                Tuesday, Sept 5, 9:00    

   Breakfast at the Penticton Golf Club

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New Members Join Free!

If you have never been a member of the BCRTA or SORTA now is your opportunity to join for a free one year trial. Find out what you have been missing!  Membership applications are available online on the BCRTA website or contact kendralitke@shaw.ca to have one mailed directly to you.


NEW:  Enjoy the corporate discount monthly rate at City Centre Fitness in Penticton by showing your BCRTA membership card. Contact Kirby at Centre Centre Fitness for details.

Member Survey

Thank you to all who responded to the recent survey regarding priority services for members.  115 of 206 members were surveyed with a 21.7% response rate.  

Members identified the following priorities in this order:

1. Group workshops (eg. estate & wills; health; safety; pension)

2. Personal and professional development (eg. computer courses; fitness programs; seniors’ centre programs)

3. Individual Counselling (eg. Family, grief, addiction)

4. Income tax assistance (eg. Help line available to all members)

Results have a 95% confidence level with a margin of error of  

+/- 5.02

As identified by the survey the SORTA Executive is developing a plan that focuses on workshops and enhanced services for personal and professional development of our members.