Community Service Awards
Mission Community Service Awards
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 7:00 pm 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.
For more information, please contact Christine Brough, Executive Assistant, at 604-820-3703 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2018 Community Service Award Winners
Against the Odds Achievement Award
Arts and Culture Service Award
Community Service Award
• Reg and Lily Sayers
• Mervin Hildebrandt
• Wally Warkentin
• Loa Duncan
• Beverly James
• Janis Foerster
• Ernestine O’Rourke
• Natashia Cox
• Julie Hartland and Moneca Harder
Community Service Award (under age 25)
• Doug Hughes
• Jordyn Mooney
Crime Prevention and Community Safety Award
Sports Volunteer of the Year Award
Special Accomplishment Award
• Daphne Sleigh
• Dan Rempel
Special Recognition Award
• 125th Anniversary Committee
Lifetime Achievement Award
• Bonnie Harber
• Dick Brodie
• Sophie Zehner
• Ron Cockroft
Citizen of the Year Award
Freeman of the City Award
• Betty Robertson
• Cal Crawford
• Terry Gidda
• Mel Zajac
For more information on the Community Service Awards, please contact Christine Brough, Executive Assistant, at 604-820-3703 or email@example.com.