Nominations Open for Peachland Civic Awards

Nominations Open for Peachland Civic Awards

Help us recognize and celebrate Peachland’s Best!

Peachland, B.C. – Each year, Mayor and Council are honoured to recognize outstanding Peachlanders for service to their community at the Spirit of Peachland Civic Awards. Nominations are now open for 2023 Civic Awards in excellence, lifetime service awards, the Citizen of the Year and Freedom of the City awards and much more!

“Presenting these awards to such outstanding Peachlanders is truly one of the greatest honours we Councillors enjoy. It’s a chance for us to celebrate the hard work and selflessness of so many of our residents, who go above and beyond for their community,” says Mayor Patrick Van Minsel. “I encourage everyone to forward the name of a worthy citizen who has made a difference to others and their community and attend the gala in April to help us cheer their efforts.”

The nomination deadline is Friday, March 15, 2024. Criteria and nomination forms are available at the Peachland Community Centre or online at or call 250-767-2133 for more information.


The Spirit of Peachland Awards Committee reviews the submitted nominations and determines award recipients. The committee will consist of no less than five members of Peachland community groups and past winners of the Citizen of the Year award. If you are interested in sitting on the Nominating Committee, please call 250-767-2133.


Everyone is invited to the free awards celebration Friday, April 26 beginning at 6:30 pm at the Peachland Community Centre. Help celebrate award-winning citizens and enjoy music, entertainment, food and beverages. Please RSVP to 250-767-2133 for catering numbers.

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