Spirit Awards 2021

June 15, 2022 / by United Way

United Way’s Spirit Awards: Nominations Are In!

The United Way Southern Vancouver Island Spirit Awards recognize and celebrate local businesses, labour, government and individuals in workplaces for their outstanding commitment to the community and achievements during the 2021-2022 United Way Campaign. This month, follow along on our social media as we say thank you and honour all those who have shown us what community spirit means. The winners will be announced in early July.

We are excited to announce the nominees for this year:

BMO Bank of Montreal
Scotiabank
Sleeman Breweries

1Up Victoria Single Parent Resource Centre
Cridge Centre for the Family – BCGEU Local 301
Esquimalt Neighbourhood House Society
Victoria Cool Aid Society – BCGEU Local 301

City of Colwood – CUPE Local 374
Kennametal Ltd. – USW 2009                                                                                                                                                                                               University of Victoria – CUPE Locals 4163, 917, and 951, PEA, UVFA, USW 2009

BCI (British Columbia Investment Management Corporation)
Royal Roads University – CUPE Local 3886 & RRUFA
Stantec Consulting Ltd.
Viking Air Ltd. – Unifor 114

BC Transit – Unifor 333, MoveUP, CUPE Local 4500
City of Colwood – CUPE Local 374
Department of National Defence – and affiliated unions

Capital Regional District – CUPE Local 1978
Scotiabank
Seaspan Victoria Shipyards – and affiliated unions

ASL Environmental Sciences Inc. – Carol Stewart
District of Sooke – Sarah Temple – CUPE Local 374, IAFF Local 4841
Kennametal Ltd. – Melody Lynn Esser – USW Local 2009
Town of View Royal – Jennifer-Lynn Cochrane

BCI (British Columbia Investment Management Corporation) – Gina Davidson & Gabriel Imbert-Boyd
City of Colwood – Heather Metcalf & Sherry Lester – CUPE Local 374
ESIT Advanced Solutions Inc. – Jennifer Spark – BCGEU 1201
TD Canada Trust – Victoria City Centre – Adrienne Wood

BCI (British Columbia Investment Management Corporation)
Canadian Centre for Climate Modeling & Analysis – PSAC and UHEW Local 20729
Cox Taylor
King Bros. Limited

Canadian Coast Guard – PSAC and UTCE Local 20220
Glenlyon Norfolk School
Kennametal Ltd. – USW Local 2009

BCI (British Columbia Investment Management Corporation)
City of Colwood – CUPE Local 374
Kennametal Ltd. – USW Local 2009

BMO Bank of Montreal
CIBC
TD Canada Trust – Victoria City Centre

Capital Regional District
City of Colwood
Town of View Royal

Camosun College – CUPE Local 2081, CGEU Local 701 & CCFA
University of Victoria – and affiliated unions
Royal Roads University – CUPE Local 3886 & RRUFA