2020 Bhayana and Agency Appreciation Awards

Note: The pandemic led to Special Covid Awards being designated. If awarded, they are marked with a (C) in the Table above.


The 2020 Bhayana and Agency Appreciation Awards

Date: Thursday, May 6, 2021

Venue: Virtual event

Remarks: Hon. Rajan Sawhney, Minister of Community and Social Services, Dr. Verna Yiu, CEO of Alberta Health Services.

MC: Wakefield Brewster, A Poet and Spoken Word Artist. Elder Crowshoe opened the Awards Ceremony with a beautiful prayer.

Attendees: Hon. Minister McIver,  MLAs Matt Jones  Stephanie Kusie Greg McLean,Jeremy Nixon Tanya Fir, Councillors Farkas, Chahal, Gondek

Every day, agencies and community leaders support our most vulnerable people and our communities to ensure that no one is left behind.

2020 Bhayana and Agency Appreciation Awards recognizes the initiatives, organizations, and staff for the work they do.

Whether it’s creating partnerships, generating innovative solutions for inclusive environments, or supporting initiatives focused on mental health, poverty reduction, or basic needs, these invisible champions are there to strengthen our communities.


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