FuseSocial proudly announces the commencement of the nomination period for the “Heart of Wood Buffalo Award.” The awards honour the achievements of leaders, philanthropists, volunteers, organizations, and all those who make Fort McMurray Wood Buffalo an amazing place to work, play and live through their leadership, innovation and capacity-building efforts.
Shannon Rex, FuseSocial Executive Director, expresses her excitement: Wood Buffalo is an exceptional place to call home. At our best, we are a warm, inviting, and deeply supportive community, tireless in our efforts to help our friends, family, and neighbours thrive. The Heart of Wood Buffalo Excellence Awards offer an opportunity to recognize and celebrate the remarkable contributions of those who embody our region’s spirit and heart.
For the 2024 event, a new award category, Equity, Diversity, Dignity and Inclusion Award, has been added, totalling eight award categories. The eight award categories open for nomination are the Board Leadership Award, Social Profit Leadership Award, Community Impact Award, Philanthropy Award, Volunteer Recognition Award, Newcomer Engagement Award, Collaboration of the Year Award and Equity, Diversity, Dignity and Inclusion Award.
Nominations for the 2024 award categories are now officially open. The nomination period will end on Friday, March 15 at 11:59 PM. Tickets for the event will go on sale in the first week of May at FuseSocial.ca. To learn more about the award categories and to submit nominations, please visit https://www.fusesocial.ca/hofwba/.
Currently, there are still a few award sponsorship opportunities available. This is an excellent way for local businesses to engage with the social profit sector and immerse themselves with changemakers in the community. To view the 2024 Heart of Wood Buffalo Excellence Awards sponsorship package, please visit https://www.fusesocial.ca/hofwba/.
Shannon Rex – Email: Shannon.Rex@FuseSocial.ca