Community Awards

About the Awards Program

Community Awards recognize the efforts and commitments made by individual volunteers and groups to build a stronger community and enhance our quality of life.

The annual Community Awards ceremony honours dedicated community members in the following five categories:

Arts & Culture Award

  • recognizing those individuals or groups who make exceptional contributions to the visual, literary, and performing arts, or who advocate for cultural diversity and vitality

Community Commitment Award

  • recognizing unsung heroes, individuals, or groups who make outstanding contributions to the community, lead by example, and inspire excellence through community commitment in dynamic participation, leadership, and active citizenship

Environment Award

  • recognizing those individuals or groups who make significant contributions in environmental stewardship, protection, and education

Heritage Award

  • recognizing those individuals or groups who make exceptional contributions to the preservation of West Vancouver’s natural, built, and cultural heritage through conservation, projects, education, or advocacy

Health, Wellness & Activity 

  • recognizing those individuals or groups who make exceptional contributions to enhancing mental, physical, emotional well-being, and active lifestyles in the community. 

2022 Community Award Recipients

2021 Community Award Recipients

Congratulations to our 2021 Award Recipients!

2019 Community Award Recipients

Congratulations to our 2019 Award Recipients!

2018 Community Award Recipients

Congratulations to our 2018 Community Award recipients! Awards were presented on November 29, 2018, at the Kay Meek Arts Centre.

2017 Community Award Recipients

Previous Community Award Recipients