• Cherish Local This Christmas With a Secret Santa for Business

    Register Here

    The Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the inaugural Merriment Experiment Presented by Okanagan Restoration Services!

    Ready to spread some holiday cheer? You can, all while making connections, supporting local business and raising funds to sponsor a family for Christmas through NOYFSS!



    1. You must be a Greater Vernon Chamber member or employee of a member to participate (Not a member? Join now)
    2. Register though our events calendar here by Dec 4th. 100% of your registration donation goes to the North Okanagan Youth and Family Services Society!
    3. The week of Dec 7th you will secretly be given the name of another person who registered that you must purchase a local gift for.



    • Your gift must have a min $50 value
    • Your gift must be purchased from a local business(es)
    • Your gift CAN be an item or service from your own business
    • Your gift CANNOT be a coupon or discount that requires the receiver to spend extra money to use it.



    • Your gift must be delivered in person to the receiver by no later than Dec 20th. (Take the opportunity to introduce yourself and say hi)


    One lucky person will receive a grand prize valued over $700 including

    • a private wine tour for 2 from Cheers Okanagan Tours.
    • a one night stay at the Castle at Swan Lake


    Would you like to donate to the Grand Prize? Thanks so much!! We will list donated items below.