Passionate Heart Awards

The deadline to nominate outstanding, passionate individuals, teams and businesses for the 11th Annual Passionate Heart Awards is February 1, 2017.                    

Non-profit agencies and businesses within Grande Prairie and area are encouraged to nominate individuals or teams that have made significant contributions to the community; made major impacts in the local social services field; and shown dedication to improving the quality of life for their clients.

Award categories include: Exceptional Service for individuals working in Policing, Children Services, Youth Services, Family Services, Social Purpose Agencies, Social Services or Education; Exceptional Team for nonprofit social agencies; Business Award; and the Chris Henderson Lifetime Service Award. Download and print the Passionate Heart Nomination Form 2017.pdf [PDF - 92 KB], and complete and submit it to Wendy Saban at or by fax to 780-830-5025.

Recipients of the Passionate Heart Awards will be announced and honoured at the 11th Annual Passionate Heart Awards Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. on Feb. 14 at the Elks Lodge, located at 10809-106 Street in Grande Prairie. Tickets cost $20. To purchase tickets, email or call 780-538-0380.

The Passionate Heart is sponsored by the City of Grande Prairie Community Social Development Department, and the Family and Community Support Services departments of the County of Grande Prairie, Hythe, Wembley, Beaverlodge, and Sexsmith.