Nominations now open for 2020 Oakville Community Spirit Awards

Mon, 02 Mar 2020

Recipients to be honoured at celebration event on June 11

Every year Oakville residents spend countless hours volunteering their time to make our town a better place to live, work and play. The Town of Oakville is once again honouring community champions who positively contribute to the life and spirit of the town. Nominations are now open for the 19th Annual Community Spirit Awards recognizing outstanding individuals, groups and businesses in seven categories.

Nominations will be accepted until Monday, April 20 at 4 p.m. in the following award categories:

  • Access Award, sponsored by Access Abilities
  • Arts Award, sponsored by The Oakville Beaver
  • Group Volunteer Award, sponsored by FirstOntario Credit Union
  • Heritage Award, sponsored by Genworth Financial Canada
  • Individual Volunteer Award, sponsored by the Oakville Community Foundation
  • Senior Award, sponsored by Chartwell Waterford Retirement Residence
  • Youth Award, sponsored by RBC Royal Bank

This year’s Community Spirit Awards presentation will take place on Thursday, June 11 at Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre. Award-winning local artist Kara Bruce, who specializes in drawing and sculpture, in particular stone relief carving, will design this year’s awards.

Nomination details are available online and at all town recreation facilities, Town Hall and Oakville Public Library branches. Please submit your nomination form online on our Community Spirit Awards page to nominate a community champion today!