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We are delighted to inform you that the Call for Nominations for the Canada's Volunteer Awards is now open until June 21, 2019. You are invited to:

  • nominate a not-for-profit organization, an individual, a group, a social enterprise or a business who is making a difference in their community to receive an award; and
  • promote the call for nominations to your stakeholders.

Awards will be presented in the following categories:

  • One (1) national award – Thérèse Casgrain Lifelong Achievement Award;
  • Five (5) regional awards – Emerging Leader, for young volunteers aged 18 to 30;
  • Five (5) regional awards – Community Leader, for individuals or groups of volunteers;
  • Five (5) regional awards – Business Leader, to recognize businesses that demonstrate corporate social responsibility, as well as for-profit or not-for-profit social enterprises dedicated to creating social, cultural or environmental benefits for their communities; and
  • Five (5) regional awards – Social Innovator, to recognize the contributions of not-for-profit organizations, including not-for-profit social enterprises.

Award recipients will be recognized at a ceremony and will be able to choose a not-for-profit organization to receive a grant of $5,000 (regional awards) or $10,000 (national award).

Help highlight Canada’s volunteer culture! Nominate a volunteer, not-for-profit organization, social enterprises or business in your community today!

For more information about the Awards, please visit or call 1-877-825-0434.