2021 Spirit Award Recipients

July 6, 2022 / by United Way


The United Way Spirit Awards celebrate the generous nature of workplaces, organizations, labour and individual donors in Greater Victoria. Thank you to the generosity and spirit of over 200 local workplaces who ran United Way fundraising campaigns.

Congratulations to the following award recipients:

Community Impact Award:

BMO Bank of Montreal

Community Partner Award:

Esquimalt Neighbourhood House Society

Innovation Award: 

Kennametal Ltd. – USW 2009

Leadership Giving Award: 

Viking Air Ltd. – and affiliated unions

Labour Partnership Award: 

City of Colwood – CUPE Local 374

Outstanding Campaign Committee Award: 

Seaspan Victoria Shipyards – and affiliated unions

Outstanding Employee Campaign Chair (1 – 100 employees): 

Carol Stewart, ASL Environmental Sciences Inc.

Outstanding Employee Campaign Chair (100+ employees): 

Adrienne Wood, TD Canada Trust – Victoria City Centre

Outstanding Workplace Campaign:

Canadian Centre for Climate Modeling & Analysis – PSAC and UHEW Local 20729

Quantum Leap Spirit Award:

Canadian Coast Guard – PSAC and UTCE Local 20220

Triple Crown Award: 

City of Colwood – CUPE Local 374

Financial Challenge Cup:

BMO Bank of Montreal 

Municipal Challenge Cup:

Town of View Royal

Post Secondary Challenge Cup:

Royal Roads University – CUPE Local 3886 & RRUFA

Naden Band Spirit Award of Excellence: 

BCI (British Columbia Investment Management Corporation) 

Chairs Award of Distinction: 

ESIT Advanced Solutions Inc.