Town of Canmore

Mayor's Awards For Volunteer Excellence

Show a community volunteer your appreciation by nominating them for a Mayor’s Award for Volunteer Excellence. This is your opportunity to recognize and thank those hard working volunteers that are so important to the success of your sporting event, team, fundraising efforts or program. All nominees and nominators are invited to attend the dinner and awards ceremony held in the spring each year.

2020 Nominations

Nominations for the 31st Annual Mayor's Awards for Volunteer Excellence will open early February 2020.


2019 Nominees

1. Youth Award for Volunteer Excellence - Individuals 17 years of age and younger

2019 Recipient: Pranavi Thota and Vibhuti Mavai

2019 Nominees:

·         Julianne Gayas

·         Pranavi Thota and Vibhuti Mavai

2. Adult Award for Volunteer Excellence - Individuals 18 years of age and older

2019 Recipient: Sue Shellian-Frey

2019 Nominees:

·         Conrad Habing

·         Jan Tissandier

·         Carol Agar

·         Vern Roth

·         Ruth Kerr

·         Paul and Bridget Fearing

·         Dianne Deans

·         Kate Teigrob

·         Caylee LaBranche

·         Sue Shellian-Frey

·         Javan Mukhtarov

·         Kirsten Kaarsoo

3. Corporate Award for Volunteer Excellence (for profit) - Businesses that have supported volunteerism in Canmore

2019 Recipient: Origin at Spring Creek

2019 Nominees:

·         Save On Foods

·         Origin at Spring Creek

4. Corporate Award for Volunteer Excellence (not for profit) - Non profit / Volunteer organizations and families volunteering in Canmore

2019 Recipient: Bow Valley SPCA

2019 Nominees:

·         Canmore Eagles

·         Compassionate Companions

·         Canmore Young Adult Network

·         Bow Valley SPCA

·         Bow Valley Christmas Spirit Campaign

5. Paul Greig Memorial Award for Environmental Stewarship - Individuals, community groups or corporations who have voluntarily contributed in an outstanding way to the environmental integrity of the Bow Valley

2019 Recipient: CCHS Green Club

2019 Nominees:

·         CCHS Green Club

·         CAMBA

6. Great Neighbour Award – Individuals or families in Canmore

2019 Recipient: Dave Ouellette

2019 Nominees:

·         Dave Ouellette

·         Garry Oke

  pdf 2018 Nominees and recipients (307 KB)


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