Mayor and Council invite you to join them for the 2018 Community Service Awards Ceremony to celebrate the individuals, groups and organizations who have demonstrated exemplary volunteerism.
The District of Mission Community Service Awards honour those who have demonstrated exemplary volunteerism within our community. Celebrated biennially, the next awards ceremony will take place on April 19, 2018 at the Clarke Theatre. The Call for Nominations period ran from September 18, 2017 to December 6, 2017 and is now closed.
The award categories are as follows:
Arts & Culture: For outstanding volunteerism in the field of arts and culture.
Citizen of the Year: Recognizes the contributions of one individual for their overall volunteerism and commitment to improving the quality of life for the citizens of Mission.
Community Service: For demonstrating exemplary leadership in community volunteerism.
Community Service (under age 25): For demonstrating exemplary leadership in community volunteerism.
Crime Prevention & Community Safety: For an individual, group, or organization who has demonstrated exemplary volunteerism in the area of crime prevention and public safety.
Lifetime Achievement: For an individual, group, or organization that has a notable history of volunteerism which has resulted in the overall betterment of Mission.
Special Accomplishment: Bestowed to an individual, group, or organization for demonstrating significant volunteer leadership skills or who has accomplished a noteworthy contribution in any field or endeavour.
Sports Volunteer of the Year: For an individual who has demonstrated exemplary volunteerism in the field of sports.
Against the Odds Achievement: For an individual who achieves excellence despite the special challenges faced by people with disabilities