United Way Waterloo Region Communities

Spirit Awards

May 9th, 2019 | 5:30PM
Whistle Bear Golf Club
1316 Dickie Settlement Road,Cambridge, ON

A Celebration of Community

Tickets: $95

This spring, United Way Waterloo Region Communities is pleased to present its 2nd Annual Spirit Awards, honouring a wide variety of citizens who are dedicated to building a community where everyone has the opportunity to reach their full potential.

THE EVENING

5:30-6:30: A reception on the heated terrace with hors d’oeuvres & a cash bar

6:30-7:30: A delicious three course dinner with complimentary wine

7:30-9:30: The awards ceremony honouring United Way Waterloo Region Communities’ distinguished supporters

*Photos from the 2018 Spirit Awards

The Award Categories & Nominees Include:

Rising Star
Waterloo North Hydro
• Conestoga College
• Scotiabank
• Economical Insurance
• Girard, Pilkey & Associates Wealth Management

Community Leader
• Waterloo Regional Labour Council
• Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario, Waterloo Region
• Unifor Kitchener Regional Office
• United Steelworkers Local 4610

Outstanding Agency
• The Literacy Group
• Langs
• Extend-a-Family Waterloo Region
• Kinbridge Community Association
• Shalom Counselling Services
• YMCAs of Cambridge & Kitchener-Waterloo

Spirit of Community
Kara Klypycz, The Pumpkin Queen of Cambridge
• Christian Snyder, Smile.io
• The partnership of Sleep Country Canada, Region of Waterloo and Mill Creek Motor Freight
• Paula Saunders, (retired), Independent Living Centre
• Chris Prosser, The Literacy Group
• Waterloo Regional Police Service

Outstanding Workplace Campaign (Large Organization)
• Rockwell Automation
• Manulife
• LCBO
• University of Waterloo
• Energy+ Inc.
• Gore Mutual Insurance Company
• Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada
• Sun Life Financial

Labour Community Partnership
• Waterloo Regional Labour Council
• Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario, Waterloo Region
• Unifor Kitchener Regional Office
• United Steelworkers Local 4610

Outstanding Workplace Campaign (Small to Mid-Size Organization)
• P&H Milling Group
• Toyota Tsusho Canada Inc. /Maple Automotive Corporation/Green Metals Canada Inc.
• Clarion Medical Technologies
• Enbridge Company
• Ernst & Young LLP
• BMO Financial Group
• TD Bank Financial Group
• RBC Financial Group

Outstanding Volunteer Contribution
• Bill Conway, Rockwell Automation
• Brenda Schmidt, Region of Waterloo
• Enbridge Company Campaign Committee
• University of Waterloo Campaign Committee
• Jessie White and Linda Lachance, BMO Financial Group
• Landon Jennings
• Sun Life Financial Campaign Committee

THE VENUE

*Free parking is available and the venue is fully accessible

Are you attending?

Please RSVP Before April 29th

Become a Sponsor

Partnering with United Way offers an excellent way to increase your community presence and enhance your company’s profile. 

For sponsorship inquiries please email: amelnick@uwaywrc.ca
or call 519-888-6100.

Current Sponsors