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National Impact Awards

The Canadian Cancer Society’s volunteer Impact Awards are the highest honour that an individual or a group of volunteers can receive. The volunteer Impact Awards recognize the remarkable generosity and commitment of our amazing collective of volunteers that go above and beyond to advance our mission.

From coast-to-coast, we are recognizing over 100 volunteers, participants and partners who are making a difference in the face of cancer in 2019 through Our Impact Awards.

We want to express our sincere congratulations to the winners of this year’s Impact Awards. We are deeply grateful for their support, time and energy in improving the cancer experience for the 1 in 2 Canadians who are expected to be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. Together, we are a force-for-life in the face of cancer. We respect the privacy preferences of our recipients and not all award recipients are listed here.

For more information contact: impactawards@cancer.ca 

  • 2019 National Awards

    Outstanding Youth Leadership
    Brysen Howe - Prairies

    Lifetime Achievement
    Darcy Hulston - Prairies

    Leadership in Public Policy
    Murray Gibson - Prairies

    Leadership In Community Engagement
    Grand Lodge of Manitoba Ancient and Accepted Masons - Prairies

    Inspirational Leadership
    Jennifer Traub - BCY

    Fundraising
    Spring Yard Clean up for Cancer - Ontario

    Distinction in Mission Impact
    Dorey Fox - Prairies

    Corporate Champion
    The Baranyk Family, Pratts Wholesale Food Service - Prairies

    Community Team Spirit Nose Creek Kodiaks - Prairies

    Medal of Courage
    Cheryl Golosky - Prairies
    Yaslyma Ramsankar - Ontario

Divisional volunteer awards

The Canadian Cancer Society Division Awards Program is designed to encourage divisions to recognize individuals and groups (recipients) in a meaningful way for their contribution to the future of cancer. 

The program provides an opportunity to recognize recipients in a way that is consistent across all divisions and is intended to reflect the continued esteem held for each recipient and their contributions, even as the Society changes and evolves.

The program will provide a platform to build on accomplishments and inspire recipients to strive for the highest honour across the Canadian Cancer Society that we can present to an individual or group: a National Impact Award for service in Public Policy, Program Delivery, Revenue Generation or Leadership.

Submission deadline is November 4, 2016. Contact Kim Veino for further details: kim.veino@ns.cancer.ca or 1-800-639-0222.

Download 2016 National Impact Awards Nomination Package

Download 2016 Division Impact Awards Nomination Package

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