Marry Anne Christoff Community Service Award

This award recognizes the spirit of those who have contributed in an outstanding way to the social fabric of our community.

Youth Citizen of the Year Award

This award celebrates a student who exhibits academic excellence, is involved in the community and contributes to the local business culture.

Employee of the Year Award

This award is presented to an individual that has provided outstanding service to their customers and demonstrated true commitment to their profession. Nominations will be accepted from employers, customers and co-workers.

RBC Financial Group Small Business Award

This award celebrates a small business (defined as ten or less employees), which has been in operation for a minimum of three years.

RBC Financial Group Initiative Award

This award will be presented to an individual within an organization who has significantly contributed to financial success, aided the company in achieving continuous growth and produced or offered a dependable product or service to the community while providing an outstanding workplace for its employees.

Venture Niagara Award

This award will be presented to a woman who has owned the same small business for a minimum of one year, consisting of a number of factors in which the nominee has moved forward in order to achieve business success. Home based businesses are included in this category.

Age-Friendly Community Business Award

This Award is presented to a Welland/Pelham business that has focused on assuring that older customers are safe, comfortable and respected. This business will also support the principles set out in the “Creating an Age-Friendly Business” guide in Welland/Pelham.