British Columbia Excellence in Autism Awards
The British Columbia Excellence in Autism Awards were launched in 2018 and aim to bring together the autism community to recognize and reward professionals, self-advocates, volunteers and businesses that have been vocal in their advocacy work for pushing communities towards an inclusive society where people on the autism spectrum can reach their full potential.
The 2018 awards ceremony will be held at the Goodlife Fitness Family Autism Hub on Friday, April 20 2018. To purchase tickets please click here
Shortlisted Nominees in 2018
Volunteer of the Year presented by Applewood Auto Group
Business of the Year presented by Adecco
Evan’s Consulting Ltd
Gabi & Jules Handmade Pies
Kenneth Gordon Maplewood School
Sirota’s Alchymy – Martial Arts & Life Skills Centre
Professional of the Year presented by AutismBC
Self-Advocate of the Year presented by AllWest Insurance
How to nominate:
Nominations for 2018 are now closed and all nominees have been notified. Shortlisted nominees are notified in March and invited to the awards night. Nominations for 2019 will reopen February 01, 2019 – March 01, 2019.
The following committee was brought together by AutismBC to shortlist the nominations and decide upon winners for the 2018 awards.
Wendy Lisogar-Cocchia O.B.C., LL.D. (Hon) Founder of Pacific Autism Family Network
Dr. Glen Davies Director of ABLE Clinic
Kristin Bower Diversity & Inclusion Manager at Vancity
Katy Harandi President and Chief Executive Officer of Canucks Autism Network
Corey Walker Northern BC Regional Coordinator at AutismBC
Thanks to our 2018 event partners: