Chance for Kitimat to nominate heroes

Sport BC is bringing the Community Sport Hero Awards to Kitimat on August 30.

Sport BC is bringing the Community Sport Hero Awards to Kitimat on August 30.

The awards, which are sponsored by Encana, will honour long-standing community volunteers who have made significant contributions to sport.

Nominations are now being accepted through sportbc.com and you have until Friday, August 5 to send in yours.

To be eligible, nominees must meet the following criteria:

q Be an individual from the local community who makes a voluntary contribution to sport through coaching, officiating, boards, administration, special events, etc;

q Be an individual (not an organization or foundation); and

q Has been, or continues to be, a dedicated sport volunteer for a minimum of eight years.

 

This is the first time the Sport Hero Awards have visited Kitimat and it will be the eighth stop for the Awards this year.