Untold Stories: Valuing Women's Contributions to Community Life in Kamloops, British Columbia

  • Trish Archibald Thompson Rivers University
  • Ila Crawford Thompson Rivers University
  • Julie Drolet Thompson Rivers University


Women’s contributions to community life are often overlooked. This study aims to document the stories of women's participation and contribution to community life in the Kamloops area, from 1920 to present. Women who played a prominent role were invited to share their stories of helping to create and sustain women-centered organizations, many of which continue to exist today.  

Author Biographies

Trish Archibald, Thompson Rivers University

Assistant Professor

School of Social Work and Human Service

Ila Crawford, Thompson Rivers University


Visual and Peforming Arts